Football

MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has acquired the exclusive television and digital rights for Copa America 2021 in the Indian sub-continent till December 31. 

The broadcast territories will include India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The tournament will be aired in India LIVE on SPN’s sports channels and live streamed on SonyLIV, SPN’s OTT streaming platform, from June 14 to July 11.

Apr 20, 2021 16:04
At a press conference on Monday, April 19, following approval of the new post-2024 format for European club competitions, UEFA president ALEKSANDER ČEFERIN spoke out strongly against the notion of a breakaway European Super League.
Apr 20, 2021 15:04
NYON, Switzerland: The UEFA executive committee Monday approved a new format for its club competitions as of the 2024/25 season. The reforms come after an extensive consultation across the football family and received unanimous backing from the ECA Board and the UEFA Club Competitions Committee (made of a majority of club representatives) last Friday.
Apr 19, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: Football's governing bodies have pushed back furiously at plans announced by 12 European heavyweight clubs from England, Spain and Italy to launch a breakaway European Super League.
Apr 15, 2021 16:04
ONCHAN, Isle of Man: Brazilian football star Neymar Jr has announced he is stepping into the new role of cultural ambassador as he continues his partnership with the world's largest online poker site PokerStars.net.
Apr 14, 2021 18:04
NEW YORK: American consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble has announced a multi-year, multi-faceted partnership with Major League Soccer.  The financial terms of the agreement were not made public, but CNBC reports that P&G will pay the North American league ‘$80 million to $100 million’ over a five-year period.
Apr 12, 2021 20:04
NEW DELHI: Roma Khanna on Saturday stepped down as the tournament director of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup and AFC Women’s Asian Cup, to be held in India in 2022, citing personal reasons.
Apr 12, 2021 19:04
MADRID: LaLiga president Javier Tebas has been proposed by European Leagues as its representative on the UEFA executive committee (ExCo) for the next four years. Tebas will replace Lars-Christer Olsson, outgoing president of European Leagues and former president of the Swedish professional league.
Apr 12, 2021 17:04
MANCHESTER CITY HAS ANNOUNCED a new regional partnership with Riyadh-based digital marketplace noon.com. The new partnership will also see noon.com become the club’s Official Online Marketplace Partner in the Middle East.
Apr 08, 2021 18:04
MADRID: Banco Santander has renewed its title sponsorship of LaLiga's top two leagues for a further two years, with the option to extend for a further year until 2023-24, continuing a strategic relationship for both entities that began in 2016.
Apr 08, 2021 17:04
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC announced Thursday the signing of young defender Hormipam Ruivah on a three-year deal that will keep him at the club till 2024.  The 20-year-old hails from Somdal, Manipur, and has been playing football since his early childhood. He was an integral part of the Indian Arrows in the 2019-2020 season.