Franchise Notes: Wasps Rugby To Get 'Cash Injection' From Overseas Investor
Premiership rugby side London Wasps are "on the brink of securing significant funding" from a single multi-millionaire investor. The "vital cash injection" could well come from an overseas-based businessman who has no previous connection with the club but does own property in London (RUNNING RUGBY, 2/7). ... Manchester FA has been recognized for its work in fighting prejudice in football, which will be acknowledged at the FA Full Council in April. National Game Head Kelly Simmons has "lauded MCFA's achievement and hailed it as a flagship county in the area of social inclusion" (MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS, 2/7).