Featured Story

Legia Warsaw Considering Public Offering On Warsaw Stock Exchange

04 / 23 / 14

Polish first division football club Legia Warsaw "could launch an initial public offering" on the Warsaw Stock Exchange in the few next years, according to Jaroslaw Adamowski of INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL. Legia Warsaw majority shareholder Dariusz Mioduski said that the IPO "is one of the considered opti...

Read More

Tags: Finance, Europe

More Stories

02/21/13
Ecclestone Not Sold On Formula E

Formula E is expected to debut in ’14 and hopes to change the perception of electric cars, which have a stigma of being impractical, slow and only a limited range, but so far the pitch isn't working on the F1 circuit's big boss. F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone seems skeptical of motorsports governing ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

02/21/13
Infront Lands UCI Worlds Media Rights

Media rights agency Infront Sports & Media has secured broad int'l media coverage for the upcoming 2013 UCI Track Cycling World Championships -- being held in Minsk, Belarus through Sunday. In Europe, the event will be also broadcast in Belgium (VRT), Belarus (BTV), Great Britain (BBC) and the N ...

Tags: Europe, Media

02/21/13
Malaysian Match-Fixing Seminar Begins

Asian Football Confederation acting President Zhang Jilong warned that "the 'cancer' of football match-fixing is a pandemic, which is too big for one organisation to tackle alone," as the regional body and INTERPOL kicked off a two-day seminar on the issue Wednesday, according to Siva Sithraputhran ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

02/21/13
Sky With Top Ratings For CL Broadcast

German pay-TV channel Sky "received top ratings for its broadcast of the Champions League game between Bayern Munich and Arsenal" on Tuesday night, according to Manuel Weis of QUOTEN METER. The game, which started at 8:45pm German time, attracted 1.17 million viewers. The number equaled a 3.9% marke ...

Tags: Media, Europe

02/21/13
Berlin Submits '18 Athletics Euro Bid

The German Athletics Association (DLV) and the city-state of Berlin "have submitted their application to host the European Championships in '18," according to the SID. DLV General Secretary Frank Hensel "has handed over the application documents to European Athletics Association President Hansjö ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, Europe

02/20/13
Man City CEO Tied To Spy Plot

Manchester City CEO Ferran Soriano is "embroiled in controversial allegations that he spied on his former colleagues at Barcelona in a plot to quash leaks that could destabilise" the Spanish club's former President and close ally Joan Laporta, according to James Ducker of the LONDON TIMES. Soriano a ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, United Kingdom, Europe

02/20/13
Ferrari Signs Multi-Year Deal With UPS

Logistics company UPS expanded its sponsorship in motorsports by entering F1 racing through a multi-year sponsorship deal of Scuderia Ferrari. As part of the sponsorship, UPS will have significant visibility as the team competes in the F1 world championship across the globe. The UPS shield will be v ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

02/20/13
Goal-Line Technology At 2014 World Cup

FIFA confirmed that goal-line technology will be used at the 2014 World Cup, as it "invited tenders to provide the system," according to Josh Burrows of the LONDON TIMES. FIFA President Sepp Blatter had "previously stated his commitment to bringing in goal-line technology for the tournament." It was ...

Tags: United Kingdom, Europe, Events and Attractions

02/20/13
Kaiserslautern Sells Out Fan Bonds

Second Bundesliga club FC Kaiserslautern, which recently issued fan bonds , "revealed that after only 11 days the complete bond volume has been sold," according to Jakob Kunz of GOAL. The club "has issued bonds for a total value" of €6M ($8M). Kaiserslautern Chair Stefan Kuntz said, "The resul ...

Tags: Finance, Europe

02/20/13
All DEL Submit License Applications

The German Hockey League (DEL) revealed that all 14 clubs "have submitted their license application for the '13-14 season," according to the SID. The corresponding documents and security deposit of €100,000 ($133,000) "have been submitted on time by all clubs." Even the financially struggling D ...

Tags: Europe, Leagues and Governing Bodies

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug