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LaLiga has entered into a two-and-half-year sponsorship deal with Korean metaverse platform TVM that will lead to the creation of an ‘exclusive virtual ecosystem’ for the Spanish league.

China’s withdrawal as host of the 2023 Asian Cup has undermined some of the most valuable commercial rights deals for the Asian Football Confederation in its 2021-24 cycle, potentially leaving the body f…

Spanish-language outlet extends post-merger growth run

The German Football League (DFL) has announced that its total income from the awarding of licensing rights for stickers, trading cards and non-fungible tokens for the Bundesliga will reach in excess of…

French Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain experienced a 13 per cent increase in sponsorship revenue in the 2021-22 season, thanks largely to the presence of Lionel Messi in the championship-winning team

Network to lean increasingly on streaming platform

Subscription streaming platform DAZN has secured a raft of sub-licensing agreements with TV broadcasters across Europe to make the final of this year's Uefa Women's Champions League available to fans on…

US businessman Todd Boehly’s proposed £4.25bn (€5.06bn/$5.3bn)

Subscription broadcaster DAZN has acquired rights in Canada to a host of Uefa national team matches as part of a multi-year deal with football’s European governing body.

Sportec Solutions managing director Hendrik Weber says the company is "ready to challenge” the leading officiating technology providers following its recent move into the officiating technology sector.
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The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) has sealed a deal which grants satellite television company DirecTV non-exclusive rights to the Campeonato Uruguayo Femenino, the top division of women's football…

The Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) has appointed Patrick Coyle, formerly of Premier League club Manchester United, as its new chief operating officer.

Network renews tie with Canadian league for matches on FS2, Fox Soccer Plus

China has relinquished its hosting rights for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup due to “exceptional circumstances” caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced.

OneFootball, the football-focused streaming and media platform, has made its latest high-profile hire, appointing Peter Silverstone, former chief commercial officer at Arsenal

Deutsche Telekom has extended its sponsorship of the German Football Federation (DFB) until 2024, allowing it to leverage the IP rights with existing media rights deals for major international tournament…

Brazilian betting operator Galera.bet has signed a three-year deal as a master sponsor of the Campeonato Brasileiro, Brazil’s top-tier football league.