Finance & Law

Belgian top-tier football club Standard Liège has reportedly become the first in the country to agree a deal that gives it an upfront payment in exchange for future television rights income.

English Premier League club Everton has announced a multifaceted strategy to grow its brand, commercial potential, and fanbase in North America

French Ligue 1 football club AS Saint-Étienne is seeking a new owner, with a “reputable” investment bank having been engaged to secure fresh investment.

TrillerNet, parent company of AI-driven short video social app Triller, has completed what it calls its “360-degree content engine” by agreeing a deal to acquire combat sports-focused media company FIT…

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called on UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to intervene in the proposed takeover of Newcastle United by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund by telling the Premier League t…

Billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert has assumed total control of the National Basketball Association's Cleveland Cavaliers after acquiring the minority stake held by previous owner Gordon Gund.

Global Sports Rights Management, the international broadcast rights-holder to Brazil’s top two football leagues, has announced a merger with 1190 Sports, the Chile-based sports marketing agency.

Agreement creates dominant Spanish-language media entity

Australian A-League football club the Central Coast Mariners said reports this week of a potential takeover by Manchester United were 'speculation', although confirmed the English team was one of several…

Betting operator Betano has written to Portugal’s top-flight football clubs and threatened legal action against the Portuguese Professional Football League (LPFP), after it was beaten by rival company B…

German World Cup winner Mesut Özil is part of an investment group that is looking to acquire a 50-per-cent ownership stake in Liga MX side Necaxa, according to multiple reports.

The Women’s Super League, the top tier of women’s club football in England, still needs to go through a number of media-rights cycles before it is able to become self-sustainable, according to director of …

Real Madrid and Manchester United’s hold on Forbes’ list of the world’s most valuable football clubs has been broken by Barcelona, which has assumed top spot for the first time. B

Members of the United States women’s national team will now proceed with their appeal regarding equal pay against the United States Soccer Federation after a working conditions settlement between the tw…

English Premier League club Manchester United is reported to be in talks to buy Australian A-League club the Central Coast Mariners and relocate it to Sydney

Tinopolis Group, the international TV production and distribution group, has undertaken a major financial restructure after what it describes as “significant” damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Newly simplified moniker signals broader ambitions