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The Asian Football Confederation and the Football Marketing Asia agency are to renegotiate the terms of their landmark, $2

Asian qualifiers for the 2022 Fifa World Cup and the 2023 Asian Cup that were due to take place this year have been postponed until 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Sportfive has strengthened its fan data capabilities by entering into a long-term partnership with Stockholm-based customer data platform provider Data Talks

The creation and sale of extra advertising inventory at behind-closed-doors Premier League matches will need to be managed carefully in order to retain the right “look and feel” as the English top fli…

The Lagardère Sports and Entertainment agency has brought back the Sportfive name in a rebranding exercise following its takeover by H.I.G.

The Lagardère Sports and Entertainment agency has released details of its new organisational structure following its takeover by H.I.G.

The Lagardère Sports agency has been appointed to distribute media rights programming on behalf of the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) in the Asia-Pacific region.

Vietnamese battery manufacturer Pinaco has extended its partnership with the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup to cover this year's tournament

Vietnam-based sports marketing agency Next Media has acquired the media rights for this year's Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar

Adrian Staiti, head of Apac and global sales at Sportfive, explains how the agency will move forward in the region in its post-AFC rights era and under new ownership.

US Editor Eric Fisher explores how major sports and entertainment agencies in America are looking to carve out their own place in the fast-growing realm of legal sports wagering.

Lagardère, the France-based conglomerate, has fully finalised the sale of its sports division to H.I.G. Europe, an arm of the international private equity and asset management firm.

French media group Vivendi has acquired a 10.6-per-cent stake in Lagardère, the France-based conglomerate that recently sold its sports division to H.I.G.

French optical products and hearing aids manufacturer Afflelou Group has become a sponsor of esports’ Spring 2020 European Masters in a deal brokered by the French arm of the Lagardère Sports agency.

The Lagardère Sports agency has teamed up with German agency arena11, which represents Sadio Mané, for the worldwide distribution of a documentary on the Liverpool and Senegal footballer.

Japanese car and motorcycle manufacturer Suzuki Motor Corporation has extended its title sponsorship of the biennial Asean Football Federation (AFF) Football Championship

Automotive inspection companies Auto Sécurité and Sécuritest have agreed a new sponsorship deal with the Ligue Nationale de Handball, governing body of French club handball.

English Premier League football club West Ham United has added to its portfolio of official partners by agreeing a two-year deal with Chinese tyre manufacturer RoadX Tyres

Sports marketing agency Lagardère Sports, the sports arm of France-based media conglomerate Lagardère, has launched a new digital information platform entitled 'SportsSponsoringWiki'.

Lagardère Sports, the sports arm of France-based media conglomerate Lagardère, reported €64m ($69.6m) in recurring Ebit (earnings before interest and taxes) in 2019.

Discovery-owned international sports broadcaster Eurosport has secured exclusive rights in Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway to the six handball qualifying tournaments for the 2020 summer Olympic Games

H.I.G. Europe, an arm of the international private equity and asset management firm, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in the Lagardère Sports agency.

Blockchain-based fan engagement platform Socios.com has built on its expansion drive by agreeing a strategic partnership with the Lagardère Sports agency. The agreement between Socios.c

The International Table Tennis Federation has decided against awarding its commercial rights wholesale to an agency in its next cycle, and will instead use a combination of in-house expertise and agency…

The Lagardère Sports agency is to distribute the international broadcast rights to the USL Championship and USL League One, the second- and third-tier US soccer leagues, respectively.

The Football Association of Thailand yesterday re-elected Somyot Poompanmuang as its president and said its global media rights for the 2021-28 period had been awarded, although did not reveal the winners

The Lagardère Sports agency has brokered a deal between France’s Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR) and Duracell for the battery manufacturer to sponsor the Supersevens, a new professional rugby sevens ch…

PPA Business School has been announced as an official supplier of the Supersevens, a new professional rugby sevens championship in France, in a deal brokered by the Lagardère Sports agency.

The Lagardère Sports agency has added Im Sung-jae, the rookie of the year on the men’s 2019 PGA Tour, to the roster of professional golfers that it represents.

Lagardère, the France-based media conglomerate, has announced plans to sell 75 per cent of the Lagardère Sports agency to H.I.G. Capital, the Miami-based private equity and asset management firm.

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has rejected Lagardère Sports’ application for interim emergency measures in the agency’s dispute with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) over the …

Karlsruhe SC of German football’s 2. Bundesliga is to appeal against a recent court ruling in favour of sports marketing agency Lagardère Sports Germany in a long-running dispute.

The Lagardère Sports agency has promoted Joel Segal to the position of chief executive of its North American business.

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has said it will hold talks to determine the dates of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Cameroon, while the governing body has been forced into a new…

Ahmad Ahmad, the president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf), has refused a request from the Lagardère Sports agency to address the recent termination of the two parties’ agreement at the or…