Quote of the Day

"We need to build a fan base."
-- Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag, saying the circuit should prioritize reach over revenue as it readies for its fourth season. (REUTERS, 11/15)
Friday November 17, 2017 Vol. 6 — No. 112 Print This Issue

Top Stories

  • In The Money

    ManU announced total revenues for the three months to October grew by 17.3% to £141M ($185.9M), according to Bill Wilson of the BBC. Broadcasting and matchday revenues "leapt more than 30%," while commercial and sponsor income also grew. But the club's income from retail, merchandising, sportswear and product licensing "slipped" by 0.4% on the previous year.

  • Shirt Wars

    Adidas tops rivals' jersey sponsorships with 11 World Cup sides.

  • On The Plus Side

    Atlético Madrid re-ups with shirt sponsor Plus500.

  • Getting The Bill

    Failed World Cup bid cost Irish Rugby, government $3.8M.

  • Counting Costs

    EPL tickets cheapest since '13, BBC Price of Football study finds.

  • Behind The Mic

    ITV adds Gary Neville to broadcast team for 2018 World Cup.

  • On The Rise

    Sponsorships up 50% for ISL side Mumbai City, CEO says.

  • Rejecting Claims

    Fox said bribery allegations over rights are "emphatically false."

  • Fading Away

    WADA says Russia still non-compliant, Olympic ban more likely.

  • Too Early

    Chinese FA walks back Lippi's claim it will bid for 2030 World Cup.

  • Hangin' With ...

    ... Jorge Rincon, Deezer VP/North America.

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