Brazil is synonymous with soccer, the beautiful game. The country is the only five-time world champion and by far the most successful country in the history of the FIFA World Cup, the next of which…
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Will Al Jazeera change the world of global sports the way it changed global news?
News Corp.'s new national sports network isn't trying to beat ESPN but will morph into a multi-billion dollar business in three to five years, said COO Chase Carey Tuesday morning, predicting "very…
Having won awards for its coverage of the Arab Spring with a news operation that reports on events in far-flung countries with the hustle that has become its trademark, Al Jazeera has come a long way…
Riding on the global success of "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and the Midnight Madness Audience Award at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival for "Seven Psychopaths," Graham Broadbent and Peter Czernin…
Filmmakers flock to football films despite cool Brazilian market
Balls are kicked and women are wooed in "Montevideo: Taste of a Dream," which recounts the unruly origins of Serbia's top 1930s soccer duo.
NBCU's Telemundo Media continues to beef up its sports programming, snagging exclusive Spanish-language and all media rights to the Concacaf Olympic soccer qualifying games for London 2012.
Last month's Women's World Cup illustrated just how quickly soccer can catapult itself into cultural relevance in the United States.
The promise of social media, the perils of losing goodwill with fans and L.A.'s struggle to land an NFL franchise were among the topics discussed Thursday at the Variety/Sports Video Group's Sports…