Quote of the Day

"I shook his hand ... once at an Arsenal game for 10 seconds, other than that I've never met him."
-- Crystal Palace Chair Steve Parish, dismissing reports that a deal was in place to sell the club to a consortium led by former Arsenal player Tony Adams. (London EVENING STANDARD, 8/8)
Wednesday August 9, 2017 Vol. 6 — No. 41 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • Playing The Game

    Tencent Sports secured live streaming rights for the FA Cup, Scottish Premiership, Ligue 1 and Serie A "in a move that will further bolster sports rights in China," according to Danielle Long of THE DRUM. Tencent secured the non-exclusive rights, "which cover mainland China" for the '17-18 football season, from sports media rights agency MP & Silva.

  • Boom Times

    AFL to report attendance, membership, viewership at "all-time" highs.

  • Sharp Dressers

    Arsenal signs Cavallaro Napoli as its fashion partner.

  • Italian Fashion

    Walmart heirs buy majority stake in Italian cycling company Rapha.

  • A New Thing

    Hannover 96 signs insurance outfit HDI as first sleeve sponsor.

  • Delaying Action

    Fox's Sky takeover delayed again as MPs ask for "further analysis."

  • No Deal

    Crystal Palace chair denies club has agreed to takeover.

  • Need For Speed

    Auckland SuperSprint renews ITM as title sponsor.

  • In The Mail?

    PSG still waiting for Neymar's transfer paperwork from La Liga.

  • Summer Slowdown

    Paddy Power blames poor results on lack of major football tournament.

  • Winds Of Change

    IAAF considers name change to help repair tattered reputation.

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