Category Archives: Football Business

ITV & football: a joke, and not a funny one…no Chelsea exclusives allowed!

It’s safe to assume that the vast majority of football fans might not be too familiar with the name Alfred Harmsworth, who was the late 1st Viscount Northcliffe. However, following the shambles that unfolded on ITV last night, they’ll concur … Read more…

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Vive le PSG! France first, Europe next

Money, we are often told, can’t buy happiness.

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Manchester United and the IPO – the facts are frightening!

It sounds like the title to some horror film and, in many ways, it is just that.

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It’s a new dawn for Liverpool Football Club and the right appointment is needed

It has been an interesting period at Liverpool Football Club with all the goings on regarding a new manager and the general restructuring plans that seem to be afoot. Speculation reached fever pitch two weeks ago as Liverpool legend Kenny … Read more…

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Arise Sir Dave Richards – you are the hero of the football fan!

Incase you missed it, Premier League chairman Sir David Richards has been in the firing line this week after he made some comments deemed inappropriate at a sport and security conference in Dubai. ‘Comedy Dave’ came out with some corkers … Read more…

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Come on Spurs and Arsenal its time to SHOW US THE MONEY!

The last two weeks have seen contrasting fortunes for Spurs and Arsenal; Spurs have seen their form take a dip at the most important point in their season if they wanted to make things easy for themselves in securing third. … Read more…

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