Quote of the Day

"If you don't want to know what people think about you on Twitter, don't be on Twitter."
-- EPL QPR Manager Harry Redknapp, on his advice to QPR Chair Tony Fernandez, who was upset over criticism from fans on Twitter. (London DAILY MIRROR, 1/28)
Tuesday January 29, 2013 Vol. 1 — No. 160 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Another First For ManU

    ManU has become the first sports team in the world to be valued at $3B.

    ManU has become "the first sports team in the world" with a $3B valuation, according to Mike Ozanian of FORBES. Shares of the English football club, which were offered to the public last August at $14, "did poorly at first but have soared the past few days," closing at just under $17. The recent increase in its stock price has pushed up the club's enterprise value (equity plus debt) to $3.3B, the "highest value of any team in the world."

  • Name Brands

    Study: Only 11 top-tier German clubs recognized as "real" brand.

  • All For One

    SPL clubs unanimous in backing restructuring of Scottish Football.

  • Adding Two Wheels

    Motorcycle champ Stoner signs one-year deal to race on V8 Supercar circuit.

  • Weighted Down

    Study: 11 or 14 Super League clubs have combined debt of $94M.

  • Serving An Ace

    Australian Open draws more than 5 million viewers in U.K.

  • Eye On The Ball

    German sports channel Sport1 buys rights to FA Cup through end of '14.

  • Show Must Go On

    Egyptian Premier League says season will start despite deadly riots.

  • Games Changers

    Myanmar cause row by changing events in SEA Games to favor own athletes.

  • Falling Behind

    Cost of '14 World Cup stadiums climbs, construction projects behind schedule.

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