Tue, 26 Feb 2019 17:50
EU court cancels state aid ruling against four Spanish football clubs
Luxembourg - An EU court delivered a legal win for Barcelona, Real Madrid and two other top Spanish clubs Tuesday, cancelling a 2016 ruling by Brussels that had penalised them over tax breaks.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:27
From ticketing to salaries, football explores power of blockchain
Football clubs are starting to tap the potential of blockchain technology as an innovative way to deal with longstanding issues such as ticket scalping, fan engagement and the payment of players' salaries.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 01:00
In World Cup’s shadow, Rohingya find freedom on pitch
They may lack the glitz and glamour of the World Cup, but football clubs for stateless Rohingya refugees in Malaysia offer something more – a 90-minute reprieve from a grinding existence on the fringes of society.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 06:08
Coach urges Thai clubs to release players for training in Europe
THAILAND’S national football coach Milovan Rajevac has urged football clubs to allow their players to join national-team training in Europe at the end of May in preparation for the AFF Suzuki Cup and Asian Cup.
Sun, 30 Jul 2017 01:00
FC Internazionale Crowned Champion
The inaugural 2017 International Champions Cup Singapore has concluded after three high-scoring matches between top European football Clubs; Chelsea FC, FC Bayern and FC Internazionale.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:05
Monchi's magic leads Sevilla into Europe's elite
SEVILLE, Spain- There are few football clubs where the star is the sporting director, but Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo, or "Monchi" as he is better known, has been the architect of Sevilla's most successful era by far.
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 01:00
Investment in foreign clubs being seen as win-win situation to develop Thai football
THERE HAS been some concern over a constant outflow of money from the country in recent years, with Thai investors seemingly following one after another to buy overseas football clubs.
However, those involved all believe that the investments will in turn
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:33
Cambodian arrested for smuggling in fake football club jerseys
A Cambodian worker was arrested Thursday morning for allegedly smuggling 4,440 fake jerseys of leading English football clubs from Cambodia to Rong Klua Market in Sa Kaeo province.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:09
Police to boost security at football matches
Police will strengthen safety measures at major football matches following a series of violent clashes between fans of the football clubs.
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 00:00
Barcelona caps off a great Thai season
Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool football clubs were kind enough to visit Thailand this year, and any fans who still feel something is missing on the eve of the 2013-14 season in Europe next get to see Barcelona at play
Thu, 18 Jul 2013 00:00
Crackdown vowed on soccer-club trademark violations
THE INTELLECTUAL Property Department has vowed to stringently suppress violations of football clubs' trademarks after discovering a large amount of pirated Manchester United Football Club merchandise.
Sun, 03 Feb 2013 00:00
Twitter best way to communicate with Tweeple
These days, social networks, especially Twitter, are the most popular, and perhaps the best, way for football clubs and players to communicate with their supporters and vice versa. The number of footballers expressing their opinions via this 140-character
Fri, 04 May 2012 00:00
Long-term interest rate is rising
Last week, we surprisingly saw two of the biggest Spanish football clubs - Real Madrid and Barcelona - crash out of the European elite football competition, the Uefa Champions League semi-finals.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 00:00
ThaiBev inks deals with La Liga clubs
Thai Beverage (ThaiBev) has pulled off what could be the biggest set of commercial partnerships ever secured by a local company, tying down arguably the world's two best football clubs, Real Madrid and Barcelona, in three-year sponsorship deals worth mor
Fri, 11 Nov 2011 00:00
Britain worried about Thai beer
At least two of the major football clubs in England - Liverpool and Manchester United - are well aware that they've got fans treading water in Thailand.