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FIFA Stumble Under Weight Of Own Pomposity In Women’s World Cup Turf War

Written by Bobby McMahon on September 14, 2014 | No Comments »
Posted in World Cups

It wasn’t so long again that a logo and a mascot were deemed good enough. Not anymore, now each FIFA tournament has to offer us a better world and a Sepp-approved future. Of course the problem with taking your self that seriously is that the public has a right to hold organizations to their own self-pronounced lofty standards.  In other words if you are so full of your own self importance then you had better make sure that you…..to read more please click on the link.

How A Record $1.3B Spend On Transfers By Premier League Teams Could Turn Into An Immediate $100M Profit

Written by Bobby McMahon on September 7, 2014 | No Comments »
Posted in Bundesliga, English Premier League, La Liga, Ligue 1, Serie A

Last Monday the summer transfer window closed for the big European leagues. Not surprisingly the Premier League in England set the pace with the twenty clubs gross spending reaching over $1.3B.  That number blew away the previous high of just over…to read more please click on the link.

15M Reasons Why Fernando Torres Moved From Chelsea To Milan On Loan

Written by Bobby McMahon on September 7, 2014 | No Comments »
Posted in Chelsea, Milan

Fernando Torres’ time at Stamford Bridge is finally over after Chelsea agreed a deal with Milan of Serie A. Unless there is an unexpected hitch, the striker will officially join Milan for the next two years before the summer transfer window…..to read more please click on the link.

If Paul Scholes Is Right About Man Utd’s Decline What Will Happen To Sponsorship Money?

Written by Bobby McMahon on August 29, 2014 | No Comments »
Posted in Manchester United

A few years ago, Jim Balsillie a co-founder of tech company Research in Motion decided that he wanted to purchase and operate a NHL team in Hamilton, Ontario. Ultimately Balsillie failed in his multiple attempts but the proposed venture made good fodder for journalists and call-in radio shows.

One of the memorable utterances came from a journalist who opined that the idea was very unfair and he saw no reason why Hamilton should have… read more please click on the link.

 

 

 

 




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