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Hangin' With ... ESPN Int'l SVP Of Production, Programming, Marketing & Ad Sales Bunnell

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 05 / 16

Tim Bunnell TIM BUNNELL is the senior VP of production, programming, marketing and advertising sales at ESPN Int'l. In his capacity, he keeps a close eye on the network's Latin American operati...

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Tags: Facilities, Brazil

São Paulo President Wants Modern Stadium

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FIFA Vetoes FPF Referee Sponsorships

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Tags: Brazil, Marketing and Sponsorship

Six Brasília Training Centers Forgotten

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Top Brazilian Players Head To China

China "is fast becoming the new destination for some of Brazil's best players, rather than the English Premier League, Spain's La Liga or the Bundesliga in Germany," according to Tales Azzoni of the AP. Thanks to hefty investments to boost football in the Asian country, Chinese teams "have become mu ...

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Flamengo Receives $1.2M For Facility Usage

Brasileiro side Flamengo "signed a contract" with the U.S. Olympic Committee and the club's HQ in Gávea will be the training center for U.S. athletes from July until September of next year -- a period that "involves preparation" for the Olympics and Paralympics, according to Vinicius Castro o ...

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Hangin' With ... Arnon De Mello

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Brasileiro Clubs Decide Against MP

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Company Abandons Anti-Flood Construction

Brazilian construction company Mendes Júnior "abandoned the largest anti-flood construction project around" the Maracanã stadium, according to Vinicius Konchinski of UOL. Mendes Júnior was named as a suspect in the Brazilian Federal Police's ongoing money launderi ...

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Flamengo Implements Fiscal Responsibility

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