Quote of the Day

"I firmly believe that the people at the top of our game do not spend enough time listening to the people whose views matter the most -- the supporters."
-- Salford Red Devils Chair Marwan Koukash, on establishing a fan board to help run the Super League rugby club. (PA, 8/12)
Thursday August 14, 2014 Vol. 3 — No. 36 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Handling Rejection

    Scottish Championship side Hibernian has confirmed that a £3.5M ($5.8M) takeover bid has been rejected on the grounds that it is "not in the best interests of the club," according to the BBC. Financial adviser David Low "tabled the offer on behalf of a consortium" that reportedly includes former Hibernian chairman Malcolm McPherson. Low "will not return with an improved bid."

  • Season Greeting

    Barclays launches grassroots tribute campaign to start Premier League season.

  • More Is Better

    Scudamore calls for 39th game, says EPL better off without Suárez.

  • Falling Down

    Brasileiro's Botafogo is "collapsing," coach says.

  • Keys To The Kingdom

    Super League Salford owner to enlist fan board to help run club.

  • Plugging In

    Formula E cranks up drive for Beijing debut with global marketing campaign.

  • Facing A Loss

    Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt says it will lose $8M in '14-15 season.

  • Ill-Gotten Gains

    Ukraine calls for sanctions against Russian football for taking in Crimean clubs.

  • Taking Care

    ECA's Umberto Gandini calls for measured approach to FFP implementation.

  • Favorable Ruling

    Spanish court orders LFP to reinstate Real Murcia to second division.

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