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Soccer - 22 Aug 2016 - Financial
Oliver & Ohlbaum (O&O) is one of Europe’s leading independent policy and strategy advisors to the sports, media and entertainment industry.  
Soccer - 09 Jun 2014 - Events
Can FIFA ride the wave of negative publicity and keep football’s financial juggernaut on course?
Soccer - 29 Oct 2013 - Financial
Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough online charity auction came to an end on Sunday after it helped raise around £350,000 for cancer services - £150,000 more than in 2011.
Soccer - 22 Mar 2013 - Agency
London – Friday 22nd March - Tonight SPORTFIVE has donated highly sought after advertising space at the San Marino vs England World Cup Qualifier match to The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity, helping to provide world-class care for cancer patients. This will be repeated at the Tuesday night qualifier against Montenegro.
Soccer - 17 Nov 2011 - Events
A total tourism turnover of DKK61 million equal to €8.1 million and 81,760 bed nights in Denmark are just some of the key findings of Sport Event Denmark’s tourist economic impact analysis and evaluation report on the UEFA European Under-21 Championship 2011 in Aarhus, Herning, Viborg and Aalborg, 11 - 25 June 2011, presented in cooperation with the Danish Football Association (DBU) and UEFA.
Soccer - 25 Oct 2010 - Legal
Couchmans LLP, the market-leading specialist sports law firm, acted for Liverpool FC Chairman Martin Broughton in relation to the recent sale of the Club to New England Sports Ventures (‘NESV’).
Soccer - 22 Sep 2008 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to announce that Amanda Staveley and David Dein will be participating on a panel entitled ‘Where is Football going? Foreign Ownership for a Global Game’ at Soccerex 2008 this November in Gauteng, South Africa.
Soccer - 04 Jul 2007
Kaiserslautern / 4th July 2007 – FC Kaiserslautern is set to offer a new, exclusive VIP facility, created in conjunction with the club’s marketing agency SPORTFIVE.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2006
The Union of Arab Football Association (UAFA) has agreed to donate one million US dollars to football development projects carried out by FIFA in Palestine.
Soccer - 11 Sep 2006
ACF Fiorentina and international sports marketing agency SPORTFIVE have agreed to join forces in marketing the advertising rights of the club.
Soccer - 14 Aug 2006
Augsburg / 14 August 2006 – The Public Works Department in Augsburg has decided to expand its sponsoring commitment for FC Augsburg.
Soccer - 23 Jun 2006
With the Fifa World Cup reaching the half-way point, where can you go for the inside track on the crucial commercial information that lies behind the daily flood of reports, commentary, profiles, previews and post mortems on the matches of the world’s most lucrative sports event?<BR>
Soccer - 05 Jun 2006
A number of FIFA committees will be meeting in Munich between 3 and 5 June 2006, with the spotlight falling on the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ and the 56th FIFA Congress.
Soccer - 02 Jun 2006
FIFA is pleased to announce that football’s world governing body will support the humanitarian project, UNITAID, starting with the upcoming 2006 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 30 May 2006
This summer’s World Cup in Germany is on course for profits of an astonishing €1.1 billion ($1.4 billion), with the estimated €1-billion cost of staging the event far outweighed by revenues from the sale of media rights, sponsorship, merchandise and tickets, according to Sportcal.com’s newly-published World Cup 2006: The Commercial Report.
Soccer - 18 May 2006
FIFA wishes to put the record straight on a few facts in the light of various reports that have appeared in the German and international media in recent days in relation to the declaration of bankruptcy filed by the Nici AG company.
Soccer - 15 May 2006
The Football League Trophy will be titled the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy for the next three seasons following the signing of a new seven-figure sponsorship agreement between The Football League and Johnstone’s Paint.
Soccer - 25 Apr 2006
Soccerex 2006 will return to the magnificent Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, 26-28 November.
Soccer - 12 Apr 2006
In order to show its strong commitment to the development of football as a unifying tool in the region, FIFA will cover the costs of the rehabilitation of the football pitch of the Palestine Stadium in Gaza after it was damaged in a recent bombardment.
Soccer - 10 Apr 2006
Groundbreaking new global partnership links world’s leading payment brand and world’s leading sport through to 2014.
Soccer - 10 Feb 2006
Leading niche sports business law firm, Couchman Harrington Associates, had a busy start to the year acting for players and advising agents in the recent January transfer window.
Soccer - 03 Feb 2006
The Football Association has selected Action Images, the specialist sports photography agency, as its official photography partner in a new three-year deal.
Soccer - 30 Jan 2006
The Presidents and General Secretaries of all 52 member associations of UEFA, who met on Thursday 26 January 2006 in Nyon, discussed two important court cases that have been opened in Charleroi and Lyon.
Soccer - 19 Jan 2006
The Football League has signed a new three-year contract extension to its overseas television agreement with Octagon CSI.
Soccer - 15 Dec 2005
Setanta Sports, the leading international TV sports broadcaster and Servecast, Europe’s premier provider of new media sports broadcasting, today announced the launch of a new service to deliver live Champions League Football over the Internet for the first time ever in Ireland and the US.
Soccer - 12 Dec 2005
Leipzig, Germany, 8 December 2005 - When football fans in Germany enjoy the matches of 2006 FIFA World Cup™ on giant screens, SOS Children's Villages will benefit too.
Soccer - 18 Oct 2005
Reward, providers of the market leading Reward Programme, is proud to announce the launch of Advance Points.
Soccer - 17 Oct 2005
UEFA President Lennart Johansson, together with Romanian FA counterpart Mircea Sandu, inaugurated the brand new national training centre in Mogosoaia, close to Bucharest, at a ceremony held today in Romania.
Soccer - 08 Aug 2005
Latest research shows that Arsenal FC is the fastest growing football brand in the Premiership1. Granada Ventures, the media agent and licensing management company for Arsenal, has released figures that show the size and scale of the Arsenal brand last season and makes projections for the forthcoming 2005/2006 season.
Soccer - 02 Aug 2005
Sri Lanka and the Maldives could miss out on seeing all of next year’s Fifa World Cup in Germany because of the punishing amount of money that will be demanded in broadcast rights fees.
Soccer - 23 Jun 2005
Within a week of unveiling The UK Government plans to support UK companies attending Soccerex, the team have had an incredible response from new companies looking to export their services overseas.
Soccer - 08 Jun 2005
The UK Government has pledged their support for Soccerex, the only global b2b football convention in the world, in a major initiative designed to showcase British expertise internationally.
Soccer - 13 Jan 2005
The second publication of club spending on agents’ fees by The Football League has revealed that League clubs committed £5m to agents’ fees between July and December 2004.
Soccer - 06 Jan 2005
France's Ligue 1 - the French Premiership&nbsp; - is on its way to becoming one of the world's Top Three football leagues, according to international rights holders TWI.<BR>
Soccer - 06 Jan 2005
Supporters will soon be watching exclusive television programmes about their clubs at their home grounds thanks to a new agreement between The Football League and Sports TV.
Soccer - 05 Jan 2005
Zurich, 4 January 2005 - In the wake of the devastating natural disaster in South and South-East Asia, the FIFA Emergency Committee has decided to make USD 2 million available.
Soccer - 05 Jan 2005
In the wake of the devastating natural disaster in South and South-East Asia, the FIFA Emergency Committee has decided to make USD 2 million available.
Soccer - 04 Jan 2005
The 20 Premier League clubs have pledged £50,000 each, a total of £1 million, to the Indian Ocean earthquake disaster relief fund.
Soccer - 22 Dec 2004
The Spanish football association has been fined CHF 100,000 as a result of the racist conduct of home fans during the under-21 and senior international friendlies between Spain and England on 16 and 17 November 2004.
Soccer - 20 Dec 2004
In principle, the major competitions in the 2005/2006 season – including cup finals – must be completed in all confederations and associations by 14 May 2006 at the latest, thereby allowing players representing the teams qualified for the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ sufficient time to recover and prepare for the final competition. Any exceptions to this ruling may only be granted to top non-European leagues and would require the approval of FIFA. Furthermore, any players not playing in the top leagues
Soccer - 14 Dec 2004
Cape Town, South Africa -- Some of the world's top football and sponsorship experts spoke at the Octagon Football Conference held at the Hilton Hotel in Johannesburg The biggest announcement to the big brand marketers attending was - if you want to be one of six Worldwide Partners involved in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, you will need an estimated $125 million. Not too high a price when you are reaching 2.78 million stadium attendees and a television audience of 30 billion in 209 territories. Howe
Soccer - 14 Dec 2004
The pamphlets and application forms for the 6th International Master's in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport, now officially called 'The FIFA Master's' (see logo) to reflect ever stronger support from FIFA for this successful and unique postgraduate course, are now available.
Soccer - 08 Dec 2004
Ticketmaster, the world's leading ticketing company, today announced the signing of a multi-year ticketing agreement with Premium TV, Europe's leading end-to-end digital media business.
Soccer - 07 Dec 2004
Supporters of Football League clubs can look forward to sunning themselves on the beach during the close season and benefiting their local football club in the process, following the signing of a major new agreement between The Football League and Thomas Cook that sees the 163 year-old travel agent become the Official Travel Partner of The Football League.
Soccer - 30 Nov 2004
The re-emerging Iraq Football League has done its first rights deal for free-to-air coverage of all league games, it was announced at the Soccerex Conference in Dubai today. 'The deal with Nahrain TV will further enhance Iraqi football as a unifying force of all Iraqis during these difficult times', said Mr Hussein Saeed, President of the Iraq Football Association (see attached for further details).
Soccer - 30 Nov 2004
The sixth edition of SPORT+MARKT 'European Jersey Report' reveals that the prices paid by jersey sponsors within the key European football markets of the U.K, Germany, Spain, Italy, France, and the Netherlands for the 2004-2005 season have grown compared to last season.
Soccer - 24 Nov 2004
Seoul/Hamburg, 24 November 2004 – The stakes are high, the competition fierce. 51 European national teams are seeking to gain their ticket to the most prestigious football event, the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany. LG Electronics will be present at 102 of these qualifying matches. This global player in electronics, information and communication products has booked the SPORTFIVE 'Qualifiers 2006' package which converges the marketing rights of numerous European football associations.
Soccer - 19 Nov 2004
FIFA and the International Center for Sports Studies in Neuchâtel (Switzerland) signed an agreement in Zurich today to prolong a partnership that already dates back ten years. FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, the original mastermind behind the CIES initiative, CIES President Jean-Louis Juvet and CIES Director Denis Oswald signed the document at a ceremony also attended by FIFA General Secretary Urs Linsi and other members of the CIES foundation board.
Soccer - 05 Nov 2004
London, 5th November 2004 The FA and their exclusive licensing agency, Copyright Promotions Sport, have been named 'Sport Licence of the Year' at the LIMA UK Licensing Excellence Awards 2004 for the England Football licensing programme. These awards recognise the UK's best licensing work for the calendar year and were presented at the Brand Licensing Gala Dinner, which closed the first day of the Brand Licensing Show in London last week.
Soccer - 27 Oct 2004
Global Sportnet, part of the WPP Group and one of the leading sports marketing agencies in European Football is proud to announce a new 4 year deal with one of Denmark´s top teams Odense BK and have re-signed FC Internazionale, Parma FC and Slavia Prague. The cooperation covers the worldwide marketing of TV and advertising rights for international competitions.
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