Quote of the Day

"Young fans want good football and they’ve grown up watching the English Premier League, La Liga and the Bundesliga. I don’t think over-the-hill players can dish out that kind of football."
-- Former India player Satyajit Chatterjee, on the Indian Super League signing former European stars to draw fans. (REUTERS, 7/29)
Wednesday July 30, 2014 Vol. 3 — No. 25 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Barça's Banner Year

    Barcelona generated record revenue of €530M during the '13-14 season.

    Barcelona closed the '13-14 season with club record income of €530M, the first time its end-of-year figure has exceeded €500M. Barcelona Economic VP Javier Faus announced that the team's profit for the year amounted to €41M ($55M), a figure topped only by the €49M profit that Barça recorded in '11-12. In the four seasons since '10-11, Barcelona has accumulated profit of €113M, an average of €35M per year.

  • Out Of The Race

    BOA Chair Coe says he isn't interested in running BBC Trust.

  • Beating Expectations

    Puma's Q2 not as bad as expected thanks to boost from World Cup sales.

  • Pay For Play

    MotoGP moving toward pay-TV deals in key markets.

  • Senior Circuit

    Indian Super League banks on former European stars to draw fans.

  • Special Delivery

    DHL signs partnership deal with Chinese Super League.

  • A Way Out

    F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone offers nearly $35M to put end to German trial.

  • Full Houses

    Liga MX scores record 270K-plus attendance over nine weekend matches.

  • Devil's Playground

    Mexican baseball team Diablos Rojos looks for new home.

  • Men At Work

    Tokyo 2020 costs soar due to labor shortage, high cost of materials.

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