China Sports Business Weekly : FC Bayern Munich sign Liu Shaoziyang

China Sports Business Weekly : FC Bayern Munich sign Liu Shaoziyang

📰 Headlines: LA Rams opt for China, Zhou Guanyu finishes F2 on a high, Hangzhou Asian Games closes in on $600M sponsorship revenue, Jerry Shang offers bright tennis future for China, Beijing 2022 Playbook released, MMA’s diverse China fan base.

🗣 In this week’s From The Top, we spoke with Zhou Guanyu, China’s first-ever Formula 1 racing driver, about who inspires him, the impact of Drive to Survive, what will equal success next season, a typical day in his life, and the future of the sport in Asia.

UEFA’s Executive Committee updated on the European Club Football Recovery Plan

UEFA’s Executive Committee updated on the European Club Football Recovery Plan

The plan seeks to use UEFA club competition revenues as security to allow European clubs access to liquidity over years to come.

Independent study on biennial World Cup reveals negative economic effects for football

Independent study on biennial World Cup reveals negative economic effects for football

An independent study conducted by the renowned consultancy firm Oliver & Ohlbaum at the request of UEFA, assesses the economic impact that a biennial World Cup and a new International Match Calendar, for both men’s and women’s football, designed in accordance with the project presented by FIFA would have on European national associations.

$500.8m paid in intermediary service fees in 2021

$500.8m paid in intermediary service fees in 2021

Fees paid for the services of club intermediaries amounted to USD 500.8m in 2021, according to the Intermediaries in International Transfers report published by FIFA

BALLN Partners with World Renowned Footballer Kevin De Bruyne

BALLN Partners with World Renowned Footballer Kevin De Bruyne

AI football application BALLN announce Manchester City and Belgian National Team Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne as an ambassador for the brand.

Amazon snaps up domestic 2022 Copa do Brasil rights

Amazon snaps up domestic 2022 Copa do Brasil rights

Amazon has signed a deal with Brazilian media company Globo for rights to stream next year’s Copa do Brasil domestic knockout soccer competition on its Prime Video over-the-top (OTT) subscription service.

MELBOURNE CITY FC WELCOMES MYREPUBLIC AS EXCLUSIVE OFFICIAL INTERNET PROVIDER

MELBOURNE CITY FC WELCOMES MYREPUBLIC AS EXCLUSIVE OFFICIAL INTERNET PROVIDER

Melbourne City FC has announced MyRepublic as their exclusive Official Internet Provider. MyRepublic are a next generation service provider, with speed at the heart of its business.

FA TO PROVIDE 1,800 FULLY-FUNDED PLACES ON  INTRODUCTION TO COACHING FOOTBALL COURSE

FA TO PROVIDE 1,800 FULLY-FUNDED PLACES ON INTRODUCTION TO COACHING FOOTBALL COURSE

A total of 1,800 places for the Introduction to Coaching Football course delivered by England Football are to be made free of charge, thanks to funding from Sport England.

Introduction to Coaching Football is an online course aimed at anyone looking to take a more active role in the game.

Basaksehir joins Sorare’s blockchain fantasy football game

Basaksehir joins Sorare’s blockchain fantasy football game

Sorare, a blockchain fantasy football game, and Ä°stanbul Basaksehir FK have signed a landmark licensing agreement to bring Ä°stanbul Basaksehir players to the Ethereum blockchain.

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