Quote of the Day

"While I am here, no rogue will enter the club."
-- Valencia President Amadeo Salvo, claiming local business Newcoval is trying to "torpedo" the sale of the club to Singapore businessman Peter Lim. (EL MUNDO, 6/23)
Wednesday June 25, 2014 Vol. 2 — No. 264 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • No Biz Like Shoe Biz

    Adidas' official match ball, the Brazuca, has helped sales.

    German sportswear firm adidas said that it expects to meet its target for €2B ($2.7B) of football sales this year "as the World Cup fires demand for its shirts, boots and balls," according to Emma Thompson of REUTERS. Adidas CEO Herbert Hainer said, "I can confirm that we will reach the 2 billion euros for the first time in the history of our company." Adidas "is facing a challenge from Nike."

  • Campaign Trail

    Tottenham agrees to ad partnership with Sportfive.

  • Online Appeal

    Real Madrid is using its website to solicit buyers for '14-15 TV rights.

  • Going Flat

    Spain's exit from World Cup expected to cost Spanish bars up to $265M.

  • Planning Stage

    Chelsea taps LDS to conduct study on Stamford Bridge expansion.

  • Fueling Growth

    FA will expand Women's Super League in time for start of '16 season.

  • Full Field

    V8 Supercars expect full field next year after putting three licenses up for sale.

  • Game On

    BCCI gets government go-ahead to resume India-Pakistan cricket series.

  • Tea Break

    Wimbledon's security tighter in response to Boston Marathon bombing.

  • Head Bangers

    NRL commissions concussion studies in aftermath of career-ending injuries.

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug