Football

LONDON: Data company YouGov has appointed Hideyuki (Andy) Hata as senior strategic advisor, YouGov Sport, based in Japan.

In the newly created role, Hata will establish the commercial operations of YouGov’s sports division in Tokyo and build the company’s presence in the wider region, following its affiliate partnership with the Nippon Research Center, Research Live reports.

Feb 25, 2021 13:02
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) Wednesday reaffirmed its commitment to accelerating the development of youth football as part of its bid to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup.
Feb 24, 2021 13:02
NYON, Switzerland: The UEFA executive committee Tuesday decided to cancel the 2021 UEFA Women’s and Men’s Under-19 Championships due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the staging of competitions. In making these decisions, the UEFA EC took note that, with the government restrictions currently in place, the travelling of teams and staging of mini-tournaments would prove very difficult.
Feb 24, 2021 13:02
NEW YORK: PepsiCo has launched a new global football campaign in support of the UEFA Champions League partnership across Men's and Women's leagues, bringing together an impressive lineup of the world's best footballers, expanding its roster led Leo Messi and world champion Paul Pogba, with two new additions to the squad: Borussia Dortmund sensation Jadon Sancho, and UEFA Women's Champions League winner Shanice van de Sanden
Feb 23, 2021 14:02
PANAJI: With the COVID-19 pandemic disrupting life and sport around the world, the state of Goa has played host to Mumbai City FC and the Hero Indian Super League during the 2020-21 edition of the tournament amid health and safety restrictions.  
Feb 23, 2021 14:02
NEW DELHI: As Indian football continues to move forward together, a new milestone is set to be achieved as India is set to join the FIFAe Nations Series 2021, which is FIFA’s flagship tournament for Member Associations and is contested by eNational Teams using the EA Sports FIFA 21 game.
Feb 20, 2021 06:02
MUMBAI: UEFA, the governing body for football in Europe, has invited tenders for broadcasting rights in the Indian sub-continent to UEFA's club competitions for the 2021-24 cycle. The tender process, led by TEAM Marketing AG, UEFA’s official marketing agency, has set a first-round bid deadline of March 16 (10 AM CET).
Feb 18, 2021 19:02
MUMBAI: Hero Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC Thursday announced a partnership with Xylem, which will see the leading global water technology company become the club’s Official Water Technology Partner.
Feb 17, 2021 17:02
KOCHI: Hero Indian Super League franchise Kerala Blasters FC have parted ways with their ninth head coach towards the end of what has been a dismal ISL campaign. Kibu Vicuna, who joined the Yellow Army from Mohun Bagan after its merger with ATK and entry into the ISL, was appointed head coach on 22 April 2020. 
Feb 15, 2021 11:02
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC have emerged as the first football club in India to attain the 2 million mark on Instagram.  It serves as a symbol of love and support from all the Malayalis across the world towards the sport and their club. The state has a rich football heritage, and such milestones serve as reminders of the fans’ growing love for the sport and Kerala Blasters.
Feb 12, 2021 19:02
MUMBAI: Hero Indian Super League 2020-2021 leaders Mumbai City FC has announced a partnership with Therabody, wherein the wellness technology company will become the club’s Official Recovery Partner.   The new partnership sees Mumbai City become Therabody’s first official ISL partner.