MANCHESTER:Manchester United appears to be reaping early benefits from its initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange after its first quarter financial results illustrated that the club’s debt has been reduced by 18%…. read more

Serbian government intervenes to aid Belgrade giants

The Serbian government has announced plans to help refinance the debts of Red Star and Partizan Belgrade, appointing managers to temporarily run the former…. read more



Russia 2018 chief confirms attendance at Global Convention

Soccerex has announced that Alexei Sorokin, CEO of Russia’s 2018 FIFA World Cup local organising committee, will be attending the Soccerex Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro on November 24-28…. read more


SFL puts forward plan for league revamp

The Scottish Football League’s (SFL) 30 member clubs have unanimously voted in favour of a proposal to merge the organisation with the Scottish Premier League (SPL) and create a new three-tier league system for the domestic game…. read more



Chivas USA owner committed to Los Angeles market

Chivas USA owner Jorge Vergara has reiterated the Major League Soccer club’s commitment to the Los Angeles market, adding that it is set to push forward with plans to develop its own soccer-specific stadium….read more

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Safe standing – let’s make it happen

Michael Brunskill, director of communications for the Football Supporters’ Federation, discusses the campaign to introduce safe standing areas to British stadia….

It’s football’s worst kept secret. Every week thousands of fans stand in seated areas supporting their Premier League and Championship teams. However, there’s a cost efficient, modern, and practical solution to this – safe standing areas…. read more

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