Featured Story

Gaza Protestors Attack Israeli Premier League Side Maccabi Haifa In Austria

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 25 / 14

Protesters against Israel's military offensive in Gaza attacked Israeli football players "at a friendly match in Austria on Wednesday evening, stopping play five minutes before the end," according to Georgina Prodhan of REUTERS. Salzburg police said on Thursday that around 20 people with flags and p...

Read More

Tags: International Football, Europe

More Stories

06/13/14
Sky Extends U.S. Open Golf Rights

Sky Sports has signed a five-year extension to broadcast the U.S. Open Championship as part of a new agreement for live golf that also includes women's, senior and amateur events from the U.S. The new agreement with the USGA provides coverage of more than 35 championships between '15-19, including T ...

Tags: Media, United Kingdom, North America

06/13/14
Mexican Side Delfines Players Paid Off

Mexican second division club Delfines del Carmen players on Wednesday "finally received four months of payment that they were owed," according to Jesús Hernández Téllez of LA AFICION. The "payments had been delayed because of an investigation into club owner Amado Yá&nt ...

Tags: Franchises, North America

06/11/14
Pepsi Releases Football Influenced Album

Pepsi released the complete 11-track Pepsi Beats of the Beautiful Game album, an exclusive collection of songs by chart-topping musicians inspired by the energy and spirit of -- football. Distributed by Caroline, the complete album is available for purchase internationally on iTunes with tracks from ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, North America

06/11/14
DHL Partners With Rugby Canada

DHL will become the official logistics partner of Rugby Canada beginning in '15. The deal, which will see DHL provide shipping services for the men's and women's teams, is effective immediately. DHL will also support Rugby Canada's commercial activities, shipping merchandise to Canadian stores and s ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, North America

06/10/14
Adriana Lima Stars In Kia World Cup Ads

Kia Motors America has teamed with Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima ahead of the World Cup for a dual-language marketing campaign titled "For One Month, Let’s All be Fútbol Fans." The initiative includes TV, print, digital, social, point-of-sale and radio components. Kia will serv ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, North America

06/10/14
AS Roma Opens Office In New York City

Italian Serie A side AS Roma, announced on Monday that it has formed a global partnership with CAA Sports to market the Stadio della Roma. CAA Sports has been engaged to sell global naming rights and foundation-level partnerships for the new stadium and entertainment complex. The property will be an ...

Tags: Facilities, Europe, North America

06/09/14
Canadian Grand Prix Stays In Montreal

Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve "will host the Canadian Grand Prix for at least the next 10 years after signing a new deal" with F1, according to Andrew Benson of the BBC. The track "has a new contract until 2024." As part of the long-term arrangement, organizers will invest $32M in "upgrading ...

Tags: Finance, North America

06/09/14
Four Venues Named For America's Cup '17

San Francisco, San Diego, Chicago or Bermuda "are all vying to stage the America's Cup finals in 2017," according to the BBC. A final decision "is due by the end of the year." Four-time Olympic champion Ben Ainslie "hopes to challenge for the America's Cup with his own British team." Oracle Team USA ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, Australia, North America

06/06/14
IFT Names Protected Sports Events

Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) released the list of sports events that cannot be broadcast exclusively by broadcaster Televisa or telecom América Móvil, the so-called "preponderant" organizations in those sectors. Neither Televisa nor América Móvil ...

Tags: Media, North America

06/06/14
Mexico Restaurants Expecting Boom

Mexico's restaurant industry is "expecting the World Cup to generate millions of pesos in sales after bad results from the first quarter due to fiscal reform and Mexico's weak economy," according to Roberto Valadez of LA AFICION. Mexico's National Restaurant Chamber (CANIRAC) President Manuel Guti&e ...

Tags: Events and Attractions, North America

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug