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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 28 / 15

ManU Manager LOUIS VAN GAAL has just two seasons remaining at the club, "revealing that he will not extend his contract beyond the three-year deal he signed last summer." The Dutchman explained to reporters "that he had made a promise to his wife about retiring" and that he plans to honor it. When...

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British Cycling Performance Dir DAVE BRAILSFORD is rumored to become "Sir Dave" after the cycling team's "incredible Olympics performance," according to Benedict Moore-Bridger of the London INDEPENDENT. Brailsford and his team have seen their riders claim 12 Medals from a total of 14 road and trac ...

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08/08/12
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The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has decided to let go of head coach LUIS MILLA and trainer JUAN CARLOS MARTINEZ CASTREJO . The decision came after the team "did not meet the objectives" for the Olympics. They did not win any of their three games in the group stage ( MARCA, 8/7 ). ... Gre ...

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08/08/12
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ManU player RIO FERDINAND has offered to help Gold Medalist sprinter USAIN BOLT 's "dream of playing for his beloved Manchester United come true." The Jamaican 100m Olympic champion is a "die-hard Manchester United fan and would jump at the chance of a trial." Ferdinand tweeted Bolt: "If you want ...

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08/07/12
Olympic Athletes Let Loose

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08/07/12
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The BBC Dir of London 2012 ROGER MOSEY has been appointed acting Dir of BBC Vision, "one of the corporation's most powerful roles." Mosey's move was announced by outgoing Dir General MARK THOMPSON . Mosey, a former head of BBC Sport, controller of Radio 5 Live and editor of Today, will fill the p ...

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08/07/12
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Japan Football Association General Secretary KOHZO TASHIMA will join FIFA VP HRH Prince ALI BIN AL-HUSSEIN to debate about the future of football in Asia at the Leaders in Football conference at Chelsea FC on October 10 and 11. Other high profile attendees include: PSG CEO JEAN CLAUDE BLANC , F ...

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08/06/12
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NBA Houston Rockets player JEREMY LIN "was mobbed by fans in Taiwan" Saturday during his first visit to the island since a hot streak earned him a global following known as "Linsanity." More than a thousand fans "thronged a shopping district in downtown Taipei" where Lin was expected to make an ap ...

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08/06/12
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Arsenal FC CEO IVAN GAZIDIS has been appointed to the English FA's Professional Game Board and the FA Council. Gazidis "was one of four appointments" made by the EPL to the PGB and will sit alongside Tottenham's Dir of Football Administration DARREN EALES , ManU CEO DAVID GILL and EPL Chair DA ...

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08/03/12
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British Olympic Gold Medal winners HELEN GLOVER and HEATHER STANNING "are to be celebrated in a commemorative stamp that Royal Mail will print overnight and rush out tomorrow." The quickness at which the stamp will be issued, "just 24 hours after their Gold Medal win in the Women's Pairs rowing ...

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