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Beer Brand Krombacher Tops List Of Advertisers For RTL's F1 Broadcasts In '16

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 08 / 16

German beer brand Krombacher "was the highest-paying advertiser during the '16 F1 season on German free-to-air TV channel RTL," according to Kathrin Hartmann of SPONSORs. The sports business magazine and media and marketing consulting company Ebiquity Germany analyzed the past season. In comparison ...

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Cologne Plans To Play Games Overseas

Bundesliga side FC Cologne "is planning an overseas trip following the completion of the season," according to Gabriel Wagner of SPONSORs. Cologne Managing Dir Alexander Wehrle said, "We expect to play exhibition games in one of our core markets after the season. We have to think more globally." It ...

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Champagne Does Not Expect Bloc Votes

FIFA presidential candidate Jérôme Champagne has poured cold water on UEFA's exec committee's “unanimous” support for Gianni Infantino’s bid for the top exec job in world football, saying he expects individual European nations to vote differently. Infantino’s cam ...

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BBL Wins Head-To-Head With Open

The Big Bash League "signed off with a big television ratings win, smashing the Australian Open for six on Sunday night," according to Sam Landsberger of the HERALD SUN. Figures released by the networks on Monday "showed 851,000 tuned into Aussie favourite Daria 'Dasher' Gavrilova’s marathon R ...

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Paris To Build New Sports Venue

The city of Paris will build a new venue “with at least 7,000 seats close to the AccorHotels Arena,” according to L’ÉQUIPE. The new building “will be built in the Parc de Bercy.” City of Paris Assistant to the Mayor for Sport & Tourism Jean-François Ma ...

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Football Leaks Fears Retribution

Football Leaks "has hit the mainstream," according to Matthew Syed of the LONDON TIMES. The website, set up in September to "increase transparency in the game," has enjoyed a series of coups over recent weeks, publishing the transfer agreement that brought Anthony Martial to ManU and the contract of ...

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Capito: Emissions Scandal Played No Role

Volkwagen's involvement in an emissions cheating scandal played no role in Jost Capito's decision to leave the German carmaker for McLaren. The British F1 team recently announced that Capito, who has been VW's motorsport director since '12, will replace Jonathan Neale as the its CEO. While no specif ...

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Opel To Reduce Football Sponsorship

German car brand Opel "will adjust its sponsorship activities for the upcoming season," according to Henning Eberhardt of SPONSORs. Opel will not to renew its deal with Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen. The second-tier partnership contract with the club will expire at the end of the '15-16 season. H ...

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Bundesliga Return Draws 6.35M On ARD

German public broadcaster ARD "recorded more than 6 million viewers for its broadcast of the Bundesliga game between Bayern Munich and Hamburg SV on Friday," according to Manuel Nunez Sanchez of QUOTENMETER. The game, which started at 8:30pm, drew an average of 6.35 million viewers. The number trans ...

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Rorsted Brings Intellectual Curiosity To Adidas

As end-of-term reports go, former Henkel CEO KASPER RORSTED 's "is not too bad," according to James Shotter of the FINANCIAL TIMES. When the news broke on Monday that the 53-year-old Dane "was leaving Henkel to become the new boss" at adidas, Henkel lost €1B ($1.07B) of its market value. Adida ...

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Most UEFA Associations Back Infantino

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino's bid for the FIFA presidency "with the aim of leading the world football body out of the worst graft scandal in its history was boosted on Friday" when the Swiss lawyer as reported by SBD Global won "overwhelming" backing from Europe's football associations ...

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