The World Cup wouldn’t be the same without him. NBC Deportes has set a multi-year contract extension with lead soccer sportscaster Andres Cantor, known for punctuating his play-by-play coverage with…
LONDON — A soccer match between France and England, which is due to be played at London’s Wembley Stadium on Tuesday, will go ahead as planned despite security fears following the terrorist attacks…
Private equity fund, China Media Capital is poised to sign a long term deal with Chinese Super League, the country's top soccer competition
MONACO— Javier Tebas, president of Spain's Professional Football League Assn. (LFP), has announced the opening of offices in New York, Shanghai. Announcement was made at Monaco's Sportel, one of the…
Soccer fans are looking to Germany this week for the first games of the 2015/2016 Bundesliga season — and Fox Sports is using the kick-off match on Friday for another first: The sports network has…
China's LeTv Sports is to acquire a large package of soccer and other rights in a deal with MP & Silva, a Singapore-based sports marketing firm.
MADRID – Telefonica will pay €600 million ($666 million) for the Spanish pay TV rights to the 2015-16 season matches involving Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid, Leo Messi's Barcelona and other Spanish…
LONDON — Several officials of FIFA, the body that governs soccer worldwide, have been arrested in Switzerland on charges of corruption initiated by the U.S. Some of the charges relate to media deals…
Spanish soccer club Atletico Madrid has confirmed that the Chinese property to cinemas group Dalian Wanda is buy a 20% stake in the club.
Wanda seeks diversification, Atletico needs financial strength, broadcast rights.
LONDON — The opening game of the soccer World Cup, in which host nation Brazil beat Croatia, attracted an average audience in the U.K. of 11.2 million viewers on ITV1, the flagship channel of the…