The Premier League in England continues to be the gold standard when it comes to TV deals. It should be no surprise that five of the world’s ten most valuable soccer teams hail from England’s Premier League. To describe the league as a marketing success is an understatement. Launched in 1992/93 the Premier League ushered… to read more click on the link.
Although the Bundesliga operates a centralized selling and distribution model it is quite different from others in approach. In fact, when each of the major centralized selling models (Premier League, Ligue 1, Serie A and Bundesliga) are considered more closely you realize that all vary and all have diverse approaches that deliver different outcomes. To read more please click on the link.
French club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) just keeps on spending like a drunken sailor with a limitless credit card. This week the Paris club acquired three more players at an initial cost of around $150M.
Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani arrived from Napoli for $84M followed later in the week by two young defenders – Lucas Digne (Lille) $19M and Marquinhos (Roma) $42M.Edinson Cavani has a….to read more please click on the link.
When UEFA was formulating their Financial Fair Play regulations the French and German soccer authorities were often referenced as sources of “best practice”. Lately, Germany’s standing has been elevated to even greater heights with rigorous financial regulation being credited with sowing the seed of on field success.
The same cannot be said for France. Instead, French football is heading for the top court in the land after the LFP (Ligue Professionelle de Football) belatedly tried to correct an anomaly that has existed within the French top flight for many decades.
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