Featured Story

Munich Reportedly To Make Decision On New Multi-Purpose Arena In '14

04 / 24 / 14

Munich "will reportedly make a basic decision on the construction of a new multi-purpose arena this year," according to MERKUR ONLINE. The city "is also expected to launch a tender for potential architects." The proposed arena "is expected to be completed in '17 and become the new showpiece of Munic...

Read More

Tags: Facilities, Europe

More Stories

Ferrari Is F1's Most-Valuable Team

One of F1’s "best stories" is Red Bull Racing, which "clinched its third constructors’ championship in three years," according to Chris Smith of FORBES. Red Bull "debuted just seven years ago, built from the ground up by an energy drink company, not an ownership group with the customary ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

Q&A With SPORTFIVE Deutschland CEO

German and int'l companies spend billions annually on sports sponsorship deals. One of the leading sports marketing companies in Germany, SPORTFIVE Deutschland, helps companies and clubs find the best sponsorship opportunities. SPORTFIVE Deutschland CEO Philipp Hasenbein took time to talk with SBD G ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

Sky Sets New Champions League Record

German pay-TV channel Sky "was able to break the 1 million viewers mark for the first time during this Champions League season," according to Uwe Mantel of DWDL. An average of 1.1 million viewers tuned in to Sky to watch its broadcast of the 1-1 draw between Bayern Munich and Valencia FC on Tuesday ...

Tags: Media, Europe

Germany's Violent Fans Standings

Bundesliga club Eintracht Frankfurt, currently third in the standings, "is a joy to watch on the field, but off the field the club's fans have been known to cause trouble, which earned Frankfurt the top spot in the violence standing of German professional football," according to Frank Schneider of B ...

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, Europe

Football Coaches Want Rule Clarification

A survey released on Tuesday said that European football managers' "overwhelmingly favour clarification of the handball rule," and the majority wants to "see video technology introduced to the game," according to Josh Reich of REUTERS. The League Managers Association European Managers and Coaches Su ...

Tags: Europe, Leagues and Governing Bodies

Nike Sharpens Global Focus

With an agreement "announced Friday to sell its Cole Haan subsidiary , Nike is poised to move on to bigger and better things," according to Allan Brettman of the Portland OREGONIAN. It can probably "be summed up in terms of geography: China, Europe and Brazil." Analysts said that given the "challen ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, China, Brazil, Europe

VfL Osnabrück In Financial Trouble

Despite its on-field success, German 3rd League football team VfL Osnabrück "is in deep financial trouble," according to NWZ ONLINE. The team recently presented its financial numbers of the '11-12 fiscal year in which it generated another loss of €926,000 ($1.2M). Should the intended outso ...

Tags: Finance, Europe

Ecclestone Faces New Lawsuit

F1 CEO BERNIE ECCLESTONE "faces a new legal challenge over the '05 sale of F1 after a private equity group filed a £650M ($1.03B) lawsuit claiming he conspired with others to prevent it from buying the motor racing series," according to Roger Blitz of the FINANCIAL TIMES. Ecclestone "is name ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Europe

Infront-Ringier Seeks Olympic Bid Sponsors

A joint venture between media corporation Ringier and sports marketing company Infront Sports & Media "is trying to acquire sponsors for Switzerland's 2022 Olympic Winter Games bid," according to SÜDOST SCHWEIZ. It is expected that sponsorship money will "cover about a quarter of the b ...

Tags: Olympics, Europe

Daimler Buys Out Mercedes F1 Team

German luxury carmaker Daimler "has taken full control" of the Mercedes F1 team after "buying a 40% stake owned by Abu Dhabi sovereign-wealth fund Aabar Investments," according to Keith Weir of REUTERS. The sale of the F1 stake "is a logical step for Aabar, which has been cutting its ties with Daiml ...

Tags: Europe, Franchises

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug