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National Football Museum Launch Exhibition To Mark WW1 Centenary

Fri 12th Dec 2014 | Football Industry Events

A first-hand account of one of the First World War’s most enduring stories forms the centre-piece of a new exhibition opening at the National Football Museum on 19 December. The handwritten...

HRH Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein To Open Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 3rd Dec 2014 | Football Industry Events

One of the most exciting and influential figures in world football is set to open the Soccerex Asian Forum 2015. HRH Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, the FIFA Vice President for Asia, AFC Executive...

Facilities Management 2015 Back With A Bang

Fri 21st Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

After last year’s hugely successful launch, Facilities Management 2015 returns to the NEC, Birmingham for its second edition on 24-26 Marc h 2015. The event which last year attracted over 4,365...

Sterling, Dyche, Dalglish - Big winners at MBNA Northwest Football Awards 2014

Wed 19th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

England international Raheem Sterling completed a stunning hat-trick for Liverpool FC after being named top Premier League player at the coveted MBNA Northwest Football of the Year Awards in...

SEAT & fcbusiness Announce Editorial Partnership Agreement

Tue 18th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

SEAT 2015 Conference and fcbusiness Magazine announced today a strategic partnership designed to bring a best-in-class sports technology conference and content to the European sports technology...

Football Brands Lining Up to Score at Sports Technology Awards

Mon 17th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

Football clubs have been at the forefront of adopting many technological advances in the sports sector, helping them connect with fans and improve the performance of their players better than ever...

Soccerex And AFDP Renew Partnership For Asian Forum

Mon 17th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex and the Asian Football Development Project (AFDP) have cemented their commitment to the development of football across Asia by signing a new two-year deal to host the Soccerex Asian Forum in...

Sam Rush Honoured At Football Business Awards

Fri 7th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

Football leaders from across the UK gathered in London for the annual Football Business Awards which saw Sam Rush walk away with the overall fcbusiness Football CEO of the Year award. At a glittering...

ICSS Named As General Sponsor Of World Football Forum

Thu 6th Nov 2014 | Football Industry Events

The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS), the international centre of excellence in sport safety, security and integrity, has been named as a sponsor of Russia's leading football industry...

Liverpool To Announce Joint Venture At Soccerex African Forum

Fri 31st Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Next week’s Soccerex African Forum will feature a press conference involving Liverpool FC and Hoy Park Management that will announce the new venture agreed by the two organisations which aims to...

Russian Minister of Sport To Give Opening Speech At World Football Forum

Fri 31st Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation, Vitaly Mutko has been confirmed to deliver the opening speech of the World Football Forum, Russia's biggest football industry event. Mr. Mutko has been...

Event Announcement: Sportdata & Performance Forum, Berlin

Thu 30th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Big data and new technology has changed the face of sport in recent years. It has affected both players' performance and viewers' experience in more ways than we thought possible and in the process,...

Kent FA Finalists For Football Business Award

Wed 29th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Kent FA are finalists at the 2014 Football Business Awards which take place at Chelsea's Stamford Bridge in November. Selected as one of only eight finalists in the ‘Best Business Serving...

Player Development Addressed At Soccerex African Forum

Thu 23rd Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Africa has a rich history of developing stars of the world game and providing life opportunities through football. The Soccerex African Forum, 4-5 November, taking place at the stunning Moses Mabhida...

Soccerex Americas Forum Welcomes Industry Leading Partnerships

Wed 22nd Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex has announced some of the high-profile partnerships that have been established for the Americas Forum that is taking place this week at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) in Barbados....

Alan Shearer, Patrick Vieira and Michael Owen among the players to join legends in the National Football Museum Hall of Fame

Tue 21st Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Ten football legends were inducted to the National Football Museum Hall Of Fame in a glittering ceremony at the museum in Manchester, last week. Guests including Manchester City manager Manuel...

Ronaldinho’s Querétaro FC Sign Up For Soccerex Americas Forum

Thu 16th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Arturo Villanueva, Vice President of Querétaro Futbol Club, the club that recently signed the masterful talents of Ronaldinho, has confirmed his participation at this month’s Soccerex...

Sir Bobby Charlton Hosts Fundraising Dinner For ‘Find A Better Way’ Charity

Tue 14th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Manchester Busby Babe and England Legend calls for new supporters to join gala dinner for the unveiling of latest humanitarian plans for his charity 'Find a Better Way'. Manchester United and England...

Premier League Clubs Tackle Player Development at Soccerex Americas Forum

Tue 14th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that a panel discussing how potential talent can be channelled into soccer across the continent will be hosting a presentation titled ‘Changing Soccer’s...

Soccerex Legends Assemble for the Americas Forum

Fri 10th Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

With the Soccerex Americas Forum approaching, Soccerex is delighted to announce a panel of footballing icons will bring to a close the final afternoon of the event that is taking place at the Lloyd...

Big name sponsorship deals netted for the National Football Museum’s Hall of Fame Awards

Fri 3rd Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

BUSINESSES have sealed sponsorship deals to support the induction of nine legends of the beautiful game into the National Football Museum’s nationally recognised Hall of Fame. The annual awards...

Pellegrini, Rodgers & Dyche chase MBNA Northwest Manager of the Year crown

Thu 2nd Oct 2014 | Football Industry Events

Manchester City’s double winning boss, Manuel Pellegrini, has been shortlisted for manager of the year in the MBNA Northwest Football Awards. But Chilean Pellegrini, 61 last this month, faces...

Digital Sport Manchester - 1st October

Mon 29th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

In April this year, Digital Sport ran its first event in Manchester. It attracted over 50 attendees from the city and beyond with guest speakers from the likes of BBC Sport, Manchester City, deltatre,...

Voting in the Football Blogging Awards 2014 has begun!

Mon 29th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

The 2014 Football Blogging Awards are underway. The only awards for online football journalists voted by the fans, they are in their third year with their awards ceremony hosted at the impressive...

‘Club Ambitions’ Drive Global Sports Conference Attendance

Thu 25th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

Leading performance analysis company Sportstec, have credited ‘club ambition’ as being one of the driving factors behind the success of their 'Global Sportstec Innovation Conference' that...

Medical Master Class at the Soccerex Americas Forum

Thu 25th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

Three of North America’s leading medical professionals will deliver a pioneering and interactive conference session on the current state of the professional soccer medical industry at the...

SAFC Amongst The Cream Of The Crop

Fri 19th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

Sunderland AFC has been shortlisted for a number of prestigious industry awards, including one for its dynamic and creative season card marketing campaign. Sunderland is amongst a host of top clubs to...

Football Business Awards Announces Finalists

Fri 19th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

The shortlist for the 2014 Football Business Awards has been announced. With finalists comprised of clubs, agencies, sponsors and technology providers, the shortlist showcases all aspects of the...

Former Chelsea Star To Share Knowledge On Financial Fair Play

Thu 11th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

Aleksei Smertin, Chelsea’s former Russian defensive midfielder, will make up the World Football Forum line up this November. He will be take part in the session on UEFA’s Financial Fair...

Global Conference Agenda Confirmed For Soccerex

Fri 5th Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

The final conference sessions for this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 6th & 7th September in Manchester, have now been confirmed. A host of footballing superstars have signed up to speak...

Financial Fair Play Discussed At World Football Forum

Wed 3rd Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Regulations will be one of the panel discussions at the World Football Forum 2014 in Moscow in November. The discussion will be led by the Chief Executive of Chelsea...

Soccerex Confirm Event Partnerships

Wed 3rd Sep 2014 | Football Industry Events

Ahead of the Soccerex Global Convention 2014, Soccerex has confirmed its final line-up of event partners and supporters. Brands such as Elonex, Umbro and Virgin and leading international media such as...

Soccerex To Celebrate The “Class of 92”

Wed 27th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Soccerex Global Convention 2014 will be closing with a real treat for all football fans, following the confirmation that former Manchester United stars of Ryan Giggs, Phil Neville and Nicky Butt...

CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb To Address Soccerex Global Convention

Tue 26th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have confirmed Jeffrey Webb, President of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) will be doing his first industry interview of the season...

Indian Super League To Be Revealed At Soccerex Global Convention

Thu 21st Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Plans for the eagerly anticipated Indian Super League (ISL) and the 2017 U17 FIFA World Cup will be officially presented to the global football industry at the Soccerex Global Convention, held in...

How Do You Apply Analysis?

Tue 19th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Courses in Applied Performance Analysis now available with Performa Sports. Level 3 CPPD Course in Applied Performance Analysis. Stats that matter: Coaches can only recall around 30% of live...

Shooting Stars - Voting Opens for MBNA Northwest Football Awards

Mon 18th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

They play for different clubs, earn different wages, even have different abilities but there is one common thread linking Manchester City’s Yaya Toure, James McArthur of Wigan, Oldham’s...

MBNA named official naming rights partner for 2014 Northwest Football Awards

Fri 15th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

The 2014 Northwest Football Awards is now officially open for business with a new naming rights partner -MBNA-and a promise to help Manchester become England’s first ‘city of...

Gianfranco Zola To Grace The Soccerex Global Convention

Thu 14th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Chelsea football legend Gianfranco Zola has confirmed he will be playing at the Soccerex Football Festival and speaking alongside Terre des Hommes on the opening session at the Corporate Social...

European Giants Head To Soccerex for Club Football Debate

Mon 11th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Three of Europe’s most successful clubs will be revealing their blueprints for success at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention in Manchester, on 6-10 September. Titled ‘How to run...

Sky Sports MD Confirms Soccerex Global Convention Appearance

Tue 5th Aug 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Barney Francis, Managing Director at Sky Sports, will be speaking at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 6-10th September, Manchester. Having been at...

FIFA Confirm Blatter To Open Soccerex Global Convention

Thu 24th Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter will be opening the Soccerex Global Convention 2014 - Manchester, 6 – 10 September. President Blatter, the head of world...

West Cities Join Forces To Talk Sport Business

Mon 21st Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

A host of top sports experts from across the world headed to Liverpool and Manchester this week to debate sport business and the impact it can have on cities, brands and communities. The International...

Children’s Football Week Celebrates Game’s Simplicity

Mon 21st Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

English football may be a billion pound industry but many children in its major cities who have been inspired by the recent World Cup still struggle to find somewhere to play. The only grass pitch in...

North West Cities Set to Welcome More International Sportspeople

Wed 16th Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

As the British Open Golf Championship gets into full swing on Merseyside, there will be a host of other high-profile sports experts arriving in Liverpool and Manchester. The International Sport...

BT Sport Gives Backing To Supporters Summit

Mon 14th Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Supporters Summit, a joint event by Supporters Direct and the Football Supporters Federation today announced BT Sport as the new Title Sponsor for the leading football fan event of the year at...

Football Business Awards Deadline Approaching

Mon 14th Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

Tomorrow (July 15th) marks the deadline for entries into November's Football Business Awards at Stamford Bridge. The third edition of the industry's awards looks set to be the biggest yet and we don't...

Karren Brady Set For Portsmouth FC Business Club Brunch

Mon 14th Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

Karren Brady, West Ham Vice-Chairman, will be speaking at Portsmouth FC’s Business Club Brunch meeting on Thursday, July 17 Fratton Park. The former Chief Executive of Birmingham City FC, and...

Improving Performance in Sport Through Analysis and Communication

Wed 2nd Jul 2014 | Football Industry Events

This innovative knowledge-share seminar will focus on the role and importance of analysis and performance communication in delivering effective performance improvement and learning. Hosted in...

UKTI Partners With International Sport Business Congress

Mon 30th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

UK Trade & Investment has partnered with the International Sport Business Congress to support the International Sport Business Congress (ISBC) taking place at Liverpool’s BT Convention...

Football Business Awards 2014: Early Bird Deadline Fast Approaching

Wed 25th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

The deadline for entries into The Football Business Awards is fast approaching and large numbers of excellent submissions have already come in. Next Monday (June 30th) marks the end of our early bird...

Soccerex Launches New Barbados Event

Fri 13th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

Barbados will host its first Soccerex event this October, following the signing of a new event partnership between the Barbados Tourism Authority and Soccerex this week. The Soccerex Americas Forum...

Scottish Football Fans Urged To Attend Supporters’ Conference

Wed 11th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

The annual Supporters Direct Scotland ‘fans’ conference’ is to discuss topics including Scottish football’s alcohol ban, safe standing areas in grounds and increasing calls for...

The Stadium Events & Hospitality Award Winners 2014

Fri 6th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

Over 300 guests from football and rugby stadia across the country have celebrated their ‘off the pitch’ successes at The Stadium Events & Hospitality Awards 2014 last night. The 10 th...

Winners of TheStadiumBusiness Awards 2014 Announced

Thu 5th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

The winners of TheStadiumBusiness Awards 2014 were announced last night at the RAF Museum, London, in front of an audience of more than 300 key industry executives. Now in their fifth year,...

Soccer’s American Dream Unveiled At Soccerex Global Convention

Wed 4th Jun 2014 | Football Industry Events

Major Soccer League (MLS) Commissioner Don Garber has confirmed he will be speaking at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, taking place on 6-10 September in Manchester. Along with other...

Soccerex and Major Events International Renew Commercial Partnership

Thu 29th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, have confirmed the renewal of its commercial partnership with Major Events International (MEI), for the Soccerex Global Convention 2014 in...

Soccerex Global Convention Strikes Gold With Michael Johnson

Wed 28th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

One of history’s greatest athletes, four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson will be sharing his experiences of elite performance and training at the Soccerex Global Convention, taking...

Lucozade Sport Conditions Zone Replicates World Cup Heat

Wed 21st May 2014 | Football Industry Events

Lucozade Sport, the official sports drink of the England Football Team, is launching the ‘Conditions Zone’ as part of the Fuel to Rule campaign. The Lucozade Sport Conditions Zone is a...

Wyscout Returns To Milan For Tenth Edition

Thu 15th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

For its tenth edition Wyscout Forum returns to its original home Milan, in the beautiful surroundings of Palazzo del Ghiaccio, on Thursday 22nd May 2014, leading off international negotiations in...

Take Your Club Wembley Seat At The Play-off Finals

Fri 9th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

Watch the Sky Bet Football League Play-Off Finals in the luxury provided by one of Club Wembley’s hospitality packages. With a place in the Premier League the prize, the Sky Bet Football League...

Louis Saha Signs Up For Soccerex Asian Forum

Fri 9th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

A host of new speakers and attendees have been confirmed for next week’s upcoming Soccerex Asian Forum taking place on 13th & 14th May, in partnership with the Asian Football Development...

Nominations Now Open for the 2014 IOG/BIGGA Industry Awards

Wed 7th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

Entries are now being accepted for this year’s Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) 2014 Industry Awards in partnership with BIGGA. The awards recognise the skill of groundsmanship across all main...

EveryMatrix deal of note for Betting on Football Awards

Tue 6th May 2014 | Football Industry Events

Leading iGaming software supplier EveryMatrix will bring music to the ears of the gaming industry this week – as it is sponsoring the Oompah Band at the Betting on Football Awards. Held on...

London FA To Host Grassroots Day

Thu 1st May 2014 | Football Industry Events

The London FA are holding a day to showcase the great work that goes on across the capital and provide support and training opportunities across a range of topics relevant to the grassroots game. The...

BT City Square To Host UK’s Leading Football Festival

Thu 1st May 2014 | Football Industry Events

At a press conference today at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium, Soccerex confirmed BT City Square as the venue for the Soccerex Football Festival, the kick-off for the world’s biggest...

Soccerex And Football League Sign MoU

Wed 30th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

In a landmark agreement, Soccerex and the Football League have signed a Memorandum of Understanding which will see the two organisations working closely to ensure the continued development of football...

Announcing The 2014 Football Business Awards

Tue 29th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

Details have been released for the 2014 Football Business Awards to be held on the 6th November. This hugely popular annual Awards fixture exists to celebrate the essential and often unsung role that...

Dentsu, IMG and ALJ Complete Soccerex Asian Forum Panel

Mon 28th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

Three of the most important stakeholders in Asian football, Dentsu Sports Asia, IMG and Abdul Latif Jameel (ALJ), have all signed up to speak at the upcoming Soccerex Asian Forum, taking place on...

Nine New Legends Honoured By National Football Museum

Thu 24th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

Nine new football legends are to receive one of the highest honours in football– an induction into the English Hall of Fame at the National Football Museum. Arsenal and Manchester City legend...

12 FA Presidents To Attend Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 16th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

A total of 12 national football association presidents have so far confirmed their attendance at the upcoming Soccerex Asian Forum, taking place on 13-14 May on the banks of the Dead Sea in Jordan, in...

Valencia Joins Galatasaray In Jordan For International Expansion Talks

Mon 14th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

Luis Vicente, Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer, Valencia CF, has confirmed he will be joining Galatasaray board member Ebru Köksal on the ‘Continent of Opportunity’ panel at the...

talkSPORT boss to speak at Betting on Football Conference

Thu 10th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

talkSPORT managing director, Calum Macaulay has been announced as one of the keynote speakers at next month’s Betting on Football Conference, which is being held at Stamford Bridge on 8 May....

Qatar World Cup Plans Discussed At Soccerex Asian Forum

Thu 10th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy is the latest major footballing institution to confirm a huge presence at this year’s Soccerex Asian Forum, taking place on 13 -14 May,...

First Digital Sport Manchester event w/ BBC Sport, Man City, deltatre, Everton, British Cycling & more

Fri 4th Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

In just over 2 weeks the UK Sports Network will be hosting its first ever UK Digital Sport event in the North West, at TechHub Manchester. It will be a half day event that brings together digital...

Institute Of Groundsmanship's 2014 Conference And Awards Venue Confirmed

Wed 2nd Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) has announced that this year's National Conference and Industry's Awards will be held at MK Dons Stadium in Milton Keynes on Thursday 4 December. Building on the...

Thinking global, acting local; Liverpool Football Club to reveal global online strategy at the Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 2nd Apr 2014 | Football Industry Events

Global fan engagement will be on the agenda at the Soccerex Asian Forum with Liverpool FC confirming that their Head of International Digital Development, Paul Rogers will be delivering a...

Qatar FA President To Attend Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 26th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Qatar Football Association (QFA) president H.E Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmad Al Thani, has confirmed his attendance at the Soccerex Asian Forum . The forum takes place on 13 - 14 May in...

Galatasaray Uncover Business Opportunities At Soccerex Asian Forum

Mon 24th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Ebru Köksal, Galatasaray SK board member will be speaking at the Soccerex Asian Forum. The event is held in partnership with the Asian Football Development Project (ADFP) and will take place on...

FIFA Heavily Represented At Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 19th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) will both be heavily represented at the upcoming Soccerex Asian Forum, held in partnership with the Asian Football Development Project (AFDP), on 13th...

US Soccer Federation President To Speak At Soccerex Asian Forum

Thu 13th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Sunil Gulati, president of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), is the latest federation leader to join the growing list of international football administrators attending the Soccerex Asian...

Stadium Experience Awards Entries Now Open

Tue 11th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Stadium Experience has launched their annual stadia awards for entries before mid-April. The Stadium Events & Hospitality Awards 2014 aim to celebrate the hard work and dedication that takes place...

Sports VMT Line-Up Confirmed

Fri 7th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Sports industry leaders to gain valuable insight from Sky Sports, Adobe, EVS, YouTube, IMG Studios, ADI.tv, The Cloud and Stream UK. Shaping up to be one of the most valuable events for commercial,...

Ossie Ardiles Added To Soccerex Asian Forum Line Up

Thu 6th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced the latest confirmed speakers and VIPs for the Soccerex Asian Forum 2014, in partnership with the Asian Football Development Project (AFDP). Speaking alongside AFDP Founder,...

Stadium Experience Launches 10th Annual Stadia Awards

Tue 4th Mar 2014 | Football Industry Events

Stadium Experience has officially launched their annual stadia awards. The Stadium Events & Hospitality Awards 2014 aim to celebrate the hard work and dedication that takes place behind the scenes...

India Football Chief To Speak At Soccerex Asian Forum

Tue 25th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

All India Football Federation (AIFF) General Secretary Kushal Das has confirmed his participation at the Soccerex Asian Forum taking place on 13th & 14th May at the King Hussein Bin Talal...

Sunderland Proud To Promote Equality

Wed 19th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

A top North East football club is proudly giving its support to the fight for equality. Barclays Premier League side Sunderland AFC has signed up to the international Football v Homophobia campaign,...

Connect. Engage. Commercialise. at The Sports VMT Summit

Tue 18th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

High level commercial and media executives across European sports are being invited to an exciting new annual event taking place in the North West of England in March. Delegates attending the Sports...

Kick It Out to host annual Raise Your Game conference

Tue 11th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

Kick It Out will be hosting its annual Raise Your Game conference on Wednesday 16th April 2014 at Wembley Stadium. The event, which forms part of the campaign's Mentoring and Leadership Project, is...

Street League Heading For Birmingham And Leeds

Wed 5th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

Street League, the national charity which changes lives through football, has announced plans to open in five new areas of the UK over the next year, including Birmingham and Leeds. The charity...

Russia Set To Host International Negotiations With Wyscout Forum

Tue 4th Feb 2014 | Football Industry Events

Wyscout, the international transfer market event arrives for the first time in Moscow in partnership with Russian Premier League, bringing clubs and player’s agents to meet face to face....

Football League Awards 2014 Shortlist Announced

Thu 30th Jan 2014 | Football Industry Events

The Football League has announced the shortlists for the 2014 Football League Awards, which will take place at The Brewery, London, on Sunday 16th March 2014. The Awards, which celebrate on and off...

Bryan Robson Signs Up For Asian Forum

Mon 20th Jan 2014 | Football Industry Events

Former England and Manchester United Captain, Bryan Robson has confirmed his participation at the Soccerex Asian Forum hosted by the Asian Football Development Project (AFDP) on 13th & 14th May at...

Dates Confirmed For Soccerex Asian Forum In Jordan

Thu 9th Jan 2014 | Football Industry Events

Following last month’s confirmation that Soccerex will be providing a gateway to Asia and helping to develop football across the continent through a new event in Jordan, the dates and venue for...

Thomson Sport Releases Official Brazil 2014 Short Stay Packages

Tue 17th Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

Now the group stages draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup has been finalised, Thomson Sport, official englandfans tour operator, has announced a series of short stay packages for England fans looking to...

England Fans Urged to Book Official Routes to Brazil

Mon 9th Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

The wait is over for England fans as the draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup took place this evening with the Three Lions being drawn against rivals Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in the group stages....

Sir Bobby Charlton Signs Up For Global Convention

Wed 4th Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

As the Soccerex Global Convention moves to Manchester, one of its club’s most famous sons, Manchester United Legend and 1996 World Cup-Winner Sir Bobby Charlton is the next world-class attendee...

Wyscout Returns For Pre January Transfer Forum

Tue 3rd Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

More than 100 international clubs and player agencies will gather at Emirates Stadium later this month for two days of face to face meetings and negotiations. Wyscout Forum, well-known as the...

Class of 92 - A Tale of Football’s Development

Mon 2nd Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

It seems freakish and farfetched in this day and age that six young British academy graduates could become the bedrock of team that would go onto to become English and European champions and make the...

FIFA Vice President Confirms Soccerex Attendance

Mon 2nd Dec 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced that FIFA Vice President, Jim Boyce, will be part of the agenda-setting conference at the next Soccerex Global Convention, 6-10 September 2014, Manchester. As part of the FIFA...

Lord Coe Confirms Soccerex Global Convention 2014 Attendance

Thu 28th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

The Chairman of London 2012, Lord Sebastian Coe, has confirmed his participation at the Soccerex Global Convention 2014, 6-10 September, Manchester. In an exclusive one-on-one session, the double...

FIFA President Blatter Shows Support For Soccerex

Tue 26th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

A significant year for football and the business behind it, 2014 represents a unique time for the beautiful game with one of the greatest world cups staged in the spiritual home of football, the 13...

Football Blogging Awards Winners Announced

Mon 25th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

Now in its second year, the Football Blogging Awards 2013, hosted at the National Football Museum on Thursday 21 st Nov, saw over 200 football bloggers eagerly anticipate the announcement of the...

Sunderland Join Historic Nelson Mandela Centre Opening

Tue 19th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

A delegation from Sunderland AFC was privileged to attend the official opening of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Johannesburg yesterday. South African President Jacob Zuma opened the...

Bluefin Sport Triumphs At Football Business Awards

Thu 14th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

Bluefin Sport has been awarded the accolade Best Professional Service Business Serving Football at the 2013 Football Business Awards. Bluefin Sport made it through a rigorous judging process to be...

Football CEO Of The Year Award Winners Announced

Wed 6th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

We are delighted to announce the winners of the fcbusiness Football CEO of The Year 2013, sponsored by NOW: Pensions. For the second successive year as the official media partner to the Football...

Official Statement Regarding The Soccerex Global Convention 2013

Wed 6th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

It is with great disappointment that we must confirm that the final Soccerex Global Convention in Brazil will now not be taking place. With the ongoing civil unrest, the Rio de Janeiro State Secretary...

Everton Celebrate Treble Success At The Northwest Football Awards

Tue 5th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

Everton were the big winners off the field at the annual Northwest Football Awards in Manchester tonight. Fittingly, Sir Philip Carter, widely regarded as the club’s most successful chairman...

Major Brands sign up for Soccerex in Rio

Mon 4th Nov 2013 | Football Industry Events

Adidas, Brahma, Gatorade, Panini and Unimed are just some of the major brands that have committed to attend this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 30 November – 5 December at the...

Football Blogging Awards Finalists Announced

Tue 29th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

The finalists have been drawn for the Football Blogging Awards and voting in the shortlist stage has kicked off. The annual event which celebrates the talents of online journalists and bloggers has...

Football League Wins Golden Award

Mon 28th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

The Football League has won the Golden Award at the European Professional Football Leagues' (EPFL) Best Practice Awards in Paris. The award was in recognition of League’s ' Family Excellence...

Argentina Head To Rio For Soccerex Global Convention

Fri 25th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

Argentina is the latest country to commit to this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship, Marketing Registrado and a selection of leading clubs and...

Football Supporters' Federation Launch Their 2013 Awards

Thu 24th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

The Football Supporters' Federation is delighted to announce that the 2013 FSF Awards ceremony, in association with William Hill, will take place on Monday 16th December at the Emirates Stadium,...

Russian Involvement At The Global Convention Given Media Boost

Wed 23rd Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

With the announcement of a large Russian presence at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, a host of leading Russian news agencies, portal’s and publishers have signed up as event...

City Hot-Shot Aiming For Awards Success

Thu 17th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

Sharp shooter Sergio Aguero has sights set on winning Goal of the Year at the Northwest Football Awards for a second successive season. But Manchester City's Argentine ace faces tough competition to...

Asian Football Awards Success

Wed 9th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

The second annual Asian Football Awards took place last night to celebrate the efforts of those both playing and working in the industry. In a glitzy awards dinner at Wembley Stadium Neil Taylor, the...

Soccerex and Lockton Extend Global Partnership

Wed 9th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, has announced that Lockton, the world’s largest privately owned, independent insurance brokerage firm, has renewed as global partner...

Stellar Line-up For UnitedCity Global Sports Summit 2013

Mon 7th Oct 2013 | Football Industry Events

A stellar line-up of guest speakers has been announced for the United City Global Sports Summit 2013 which will take place on November 19-20, 2013 in Manchester. The venues will be Old Trafford...

Huggity Shortlisted For 2013 Football Business Awards

Fri 27th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Huggity has been unveiled as a finalist for the 2013 Football Business Awards, it was announced today. Under the category for Most Innovative Use of Technology in Football, the Irish based...

Football Business Awards Shortlist Announced

Fri 27th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

The shortlist for the Football Business Awards has been announced with Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal amongst the leading clubs shortlisted . Categories for this year’s ceremony include...

McDonald’s World Cup legacy revealed at Soccerex African Forum

Wed 25th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

McDonald’s, Official FIFA World Cup TM sponsors and one of the biggest brands in the world have confirmed their participation in the conference programme at this year’s Soccerex African...

Game Changers: 125 Years of The Football League

Tue 24th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

The National Football Museum and The Football League have launched a major new exhibition at the Museum’s stunning new Manchester home entitled Game Changers: 125 Years of The Football League....

Premier League and SAFA Talk African Football Development

Thu 19th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

This year’s Soccerex African Forum, 1-2 October, in Durban, will see the introduction of a dedicated Regional Development Seminar where the Premier League, South African Football Association,...

Why don’t British Asians play football?

Wed 18th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

They do, and in ever greater numbers. Not only on the pitch, but off it, British Asians are making a huge contribution to the national game. And to prove it, Wembley Stadium is hosting the 2013 Asian...

IoG National Conference Raises The Game In Sports Turf

Tue 17th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Sport England CEO Jennie Price, 2015 Rugby World Cup's Simon Jelowitz and newly-appointed Paris Saint-Germain head groundsman - and multi-award winner - Jonathan Calderwood are just some of the...

Finalists announced for the Northwest Football Awards 2013

Tue 17th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Three of England’s top stars have turned the Northwest Football Awards’ (NWFA) historic women’s player of the year trophy into a Merseyside derby. Liverpool Ladies captain Gemma...

Soccerex Global Convention 2013 Moves To The Maracanã

Fri 13th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced that the final edition of the Soccerex Global Convention in Brazil will now be held at Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Maracanã Stadium, venue of the 2014 FIFA World Cup...

Commercialising African Football Leagues The Hot Topic At Soccerex

Thu 12th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Domestic leagues are the bedrock of football in any country, and commercial activity is central to their development. The need to commercialise the game will be at the forefront of this year’s...

National Football Museum’s Hall Of Fame Awards a Big Draw For Businesses

Wed 11th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Companies have netted sponsorships deals to support the induction of ten legends of the national game into the National Football Museum’s nationally recognised Hall of Fame. The annual awards...

Saltex Success In The Sunshine

Tue 10th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

The sun shone down on a fantastic SALTEX (Sports Amenities Landscaping Trade Exhibition) event this year when visitor attendance was 34 per cent higher than last year’s show. The warm weather...

David Dein to discuss all things Africa at Soccerex African Forum

Tue 10th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

David Dein, former Vice Chairman of Arsenal FC and the Football Association, has confirmed his participation alongside Lucas Radebe to speak at this year’s Soccerex African Forum 2013, 1-2...

Jo Brand To Host Football Business Awards 2013

Mon 9th Sep 2013 | Football Industry Events

Jo Brand, the BAFTA-winning star of Getting On and Through the Cakehole has been announced as host of the Football Business Awards 2013. Hailed by The Mirror as 'the best female comic in...

BT Vision CEO Confirmed As Speaker at UnitedCity Event

Thu 29th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

Marc Watson, Chief Executive of BT Vision, has been confirmed as a speaker at the United City Global Sports Summit. The presentation by Marc Watson will give an insight into the current plans of BT...

Sunderland’s 1879 Events Celebrates Landmark First Year

Tue 27th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

One of the North East’s leading events companies is celebrating a landmark first year in business, which has seen it cater for more than 50,000 people. 1879 Events Management, a subsidiary of...

Zambia Sports Minister To Speak At Soccerex African Forum

Tue 20th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

Chishimba Kambwili, Hon. Minister of Youth and Sport for the Republic of Zambia, is the latest sports minister to be announced as speaking on the ‘Sport and Government’ at the Soccerex...

Bespoke Brazil Offers World Cup Holiday Packages

Mon 19th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

As tickets go on sale tomorrow for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Bespoke Brazil, the specialist Brazil tour operator, releases a holiday to Rio de Janeiro to coincide with the final matches of the World...

Manchester City kick off the new season in style at ground-breaking launch party

Fri 9th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

Manchester City Football Club kicked off their season in style with a glitzy party for fans last night, Thursday August 8 2013. The star-studded event at Manchester Central was the first of its kind...

African Goalkeeper of the Century” to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Thu 8th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

Cameroon legend and CAF Goalkeeper of the Century, Joseph-Antoine Bell will be speaking on the player development panel alongside Zambia national team manager Herve Renard at this year’s...

Football On The Brain

Tue 6th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

New research out today reveals that more than half (52 per cent) of football fans think about football at least once every minute. The research released today by The Football Association to mark the...

CAF Secretary General & AFCON CEO Confirmed For Soccerex African Forum

Tue 6th Aug 2013 | Football Industry Events

Hicham El Amrani, Confederation of African Football Secretary General and Mvuzo Mbebe, 2013 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) Local Organising Committee and 2014 African Nations Championship (CHAN) CEO,...

New Venue & Partnerships for Soccerex African Forum

Wed 24th Jul 2013 | Football Industry Events

Today saw Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, hold a press conference in Durban to announce a new venue and partnerships for the Soccerex African Forum. This year’s...

Rwanda Minister to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Thu 11th Jul 2013 | Football Industry Events

Protais Mitali, Hon. Minister of Sport and Culture, Republic of Rwanda, one of the key decision makers involved in the development of sport in Africa, will be speaking on the ‘Sport &...

Football Business Awards Entry Deadline Approaches

Mon 1st Jul 2013 | Football Industry Events

The deadline for entries for this year's Football Business Awards is fast approaching and the take-up so far has been fantastic. The deadline for entries is July 15. The entry fee is normally...

NLP Sessions With Inside Performance

Fri 21st Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

Elite Sport Psychologist, Louise Deeley delivers an insightful ‘NLP for Sport & Performance’ Introductory Talk at the Kia Oval, London, 2 nd July 6.30-9pm - Curious about learning...

Wyscout Brings The International Transfer Market To Camp Nou

Mon 17th Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

After the huge success of the previous editions, Wyscout Forum have announced its fifth edition to be held in Barcelona on 3 – 4 July 2013. Wyscout Forum is well-known as the world’s...

Football Business Awards 2013 - open for entry

Thu 13th Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

Entries are now invited for the Football Business Awards which proved such a resounding success last year. The awards were created to celebrate the essential and often overlooked role that business...

Ten Legends Of The Game To Be Honoured By National Football Museum

Wed 12th Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

The National Football Museum has today announced that another ten football legends are to receive one of the highest honours in football– an induction into the its Hall of Fame. Peter Schmeichel...

Ghana FA President Nyantakyi to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Tue 11th Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

One of the most important men in African football, Kwesi Nyantakyi, will be speaking at the Soccerex African Forum in Durban, 1-2 October. The Ghana Football Association President and CAF Executive...

Michael Owen Signs New Deal With Soccerex

Tue 4th Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

England legend Michael Owen has joined Soccerex as a global ambassador on a 3 year deal which will see him play an active role in Soccerex’s future events. After retiring from an incredible...

FA Chairman to address Supporters Summit

Mon 3rd Jun 2013 | Football Industry Events

Chair of The FA, David Bernstein has confirmed he is to address the FSF/Supporters Direct Supporters’ Summit on the 22nd of June at The FA’s training base at Burton-Upon-Trent. The...

Brighton & Hove Albion’s Pie Maker Scoops Gold Award

Fri 31st May 2013 | Football Industry Events

Piglet’s Pantry scooped yet another GOLD at the Football Hospitality Awards for Brighton & Hove Albion last week. ‘The Fans Choice Award’ is a hotly contested award for the best...

Aston Villa Scoop Top Hospitality Prize

Fri 24th May 2013 | Football Industry Events

Aston Villa were toast of the town last night after they scooped the ‘Overall Matchday Hospitality Experience Gold Award for 2013’ at the prestigious Stadium Hospitality Awards. The...

Manchester City Head To South Africa For Mandela Day Celebrations

Thu 9th May 2013 | Football Industry Events

Manchester City, will be visiting South Africa in their upcoming pre-season programme, ‘City on Tour’. Two games will be played against top PSL Clubs, the second taking place on Mandela...

MLS To Speak at The Sports CRM Summit

Tue 30th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

This year's Sports CRM Summit will feature a stellar line-up of keynote speakers following the addition of Major League Soccer (MLS) to the agenda. Headquartered in New York City, Charlie Sung Shin,...

Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough Online Auction is Back

Mon 29th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

The great and the good from the world of football came out in force at last night’s PFA Awards Dinner to pledge their support to the second ever Sir Bobby’s Breakthrough Online Auction ....

Introduction Evening to NLP for Sport and Performance

Tue 23rd Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

‘ Introduction Evening to NLP for Sport and Performance’ South West London - 13 th May 2013 ~ 6.30-9pm ONLY £15! Curious about different approaches to improving performance in Sport...

ADI’s Live Venue™ Shortlisted For Top Award

Tue 23rd Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

ADI’s ground-breaking Live Venue™ broadcast platform has been shortlisted in TheStadiumBusiness Awards 2013. Nominated in the category of Product Innovation, Live Venue™ is the most...

Nominations for the Football Business Awards Now Open

Fri 19th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Entries are now invited for the Football Business Awards which proved such a resounding success last year. The awards were created to celebrate the essential and often overlooked role that business...

European Forum Confirms Itself as Continent’s Premier Football Business Event

Fri 19th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Last week saw the fourth and final edition of the Soccerex European Forum held in Manchester. As with every edition so far, the Forum was hugely successful, with this year’s addition attracting...

David Dein joins EPFL and La Liga on league panel

Mon 8th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that David Dein, one of the foremost authorities in European football and one of the founders of the Premier League will be speaking at this year’s Soccerex...

Ledley King talks on ‘Life after the Final Whistle’ at Soccerex

Fri 5th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that England and Tottenham Hotspur legend Ledley King will be speaking on the ‘Life after the Final Whistle’ panel at the Soccerex European Forum on 10-11...

The Football Hospitality Awards 2013

Fri 5th Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Entries are now open for the Football Hospitality Awards 2013, the stadium hospitality industry’s annual celebration of outstanding performance within the sector. Taking place on the 23 rd of...

20:20's Michael Artis To Speak At Soccerex 2013

Wed 3rd Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex’s European Forum takes place next week and is the leading football business event in Europe. Held in Manchester on 10th – 11th April, 20:20 are proud to announce that Client...

Edu adds Brazilian flair to Soccerex European Forum

Wed 3rd Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Corinthians and Arsenal legend Edu will be speaking on the ‘Life After the Final Whistle’ panel alongside Edwin van der Sar and Gaizka Mendieta at the Soccerex European Forum on 10-11...

Steven Gerrard to attend Soccerex European Forum

Tue 2nd Apr 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that England and Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will be attending the Soccerex European Forum on 10-11 April, in Manchester. Regarded as one of the greatest central...

Sir Bobby Charlton and Eusébio to grace Soccerex European Forum

Wed 27th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Two true legends of the game, Sir Bobby Charlton and Eusébio, will come together at the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester on 10-11 April. The relationships between Manchester United,...

fcbusiness named as Media Partner for Beyond CRM 2013

Tue 26th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Following a partnership for the 2012 Beyond CRM Forum at Team GB House, fcbusiness are pleased to announce that we will once again join Green 4 Solutions as Media Partner for the 2013 event, taking...

Russia 2018 CEO comes to the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester

Mon 25th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Alexey Sorokin, CEO of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia TM Local Organising Committee (LOC), will speak at the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester, 10-11 April....

European League Chiefs to meet in Manchester

Thu 21st Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

The European Professional Football Leagues Association (EPFL) have confirmed that they will be holding their official Media and Marketing Committee meeting in a private session at this year’s...

fcbusiness Ties Up Asian Football Awards Partnership

Tue 19th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness is proud to be named as an official media partner of the Asian Football Awards in association with Goals Soccer Centre for 2013. The awards, designed to celebrate the very best of UK Asian...

Life after the final whistle - a player’s perspective

Tue 19th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

European football legends Edwin van der Sar and Gaizka Mendieta will both be speaking on the ‘Life after the final whistle’ panel at the Soccerex European Forum, on 10-11 April,...

UEFA General Secretary chooses Soccerex to address European Football

Thu 14th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is thrilled to announce that Gianni Infantino, UEFA General Secretary, will be taking part in a special one-to-one session at the Soccerex European Forum on 10-11 April, Manchester. The...

FA 150 and David Bernstein confirm for Soccerex European Forum

Tue 12th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that David Bernstein will be leading a senior delegation as The FA marks its 150th anniversary at this year’s Soccerex European Forum on 10-11 April in...

Gary Neville signs as Soccerex Ambassador

Wed 6th Mar 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Manchester United and England Legend, current England assistant coach and Sky Sports News pundit Gary Neville has been announced as a Soccerex ambassador. The...

fcbusiness Becomes Official Media Partner of the Sports CRM Summit

Thu 28th Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness are proud to announce we are official media partners of the Sports CRM Summit 2013. This annual event, now in its fifth year, will once again be hosted by Sports CRM specialists Goodform in...

Sir John Madejski to speak on ‘Captains of Industry’ panel at Soccerex European Forum

Wed 27th Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Sir John Madejski will be speaking on the ‘Captains of Industry’ panel at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 10-11 April, Manchester, which...

Piglet’s Pantry Partner With SMMEX

Fri 22nd Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

Piglet's Pantry is proud to announce it has become official catering supplier of the Sports Merchandise and Marketing Exhibition (SMMEX). Piglet's Pantry sells on average 10,000 pies to Brighton &...

Announcing the Football Business Awards 2013

Fri 22nd Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness are proud to announce that we will once again be an official media partner to the Football Business Awards for 2013. Now in their second year the Football Business Awards are designed to...

AC Milan Follows Twitter To Soccerex European Forum

Tue 19th Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Giuliano Giorgetti, Head of Web and New Media at AC Milan and Lewis Wiltshire, Head of Sport at Twitter UK, will be speaking on the hot topic of social media in...

Soccerex and Confederation of African Football sign MoU

Tue 12th Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

In a landmark agreement, Soccerex and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see CAF provide Soccerex with their full institutional support...

The Future of Scottish Football debated at Soccerex European Forum

Wed 6th Feb 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is pleased to announce that key representatives from the Scottish FA will all be speaking on the ‘The Future of Scottish Football’ panel hosted by David Davies, at the Soccerex...

Businesses Warm up for the 2013 Football Business Charity Cup

Thu 31st Jan 2013 | Football Industry Events

This year will see the first Football Business Charity Cup competition, taking place in West London on Saturday 2nd March. The tournament looks to host some of the football industry’s leading...

Hodgson, Robson and Keegan sign up for European Forum

Thu 31st Jan 2013 | Football Industry Events

In the year when The FA celebrate their 150 th anniversary, Soccerex is delighted to announce that Roy Hodgson, Bryan Robson and Kevin Keegan will all be speaking on ‘the Three Lions’...

fcbusiness Becomes Official Media Partner of SMMEX

Fri 25th Jan 2013 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness is proud to announce it has become an official media partner of the Sports Merchandise and Marketing Exhibition (SMMEX). The partnership is a renewal of the long running relationship...

David Davies OBE signs for Soccerex

Tue 22nd Jan 2013 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that David Davies OBE has joined the business as a senior consultant. With a long and distinguished career in the sports industry, which saw him awarded an OBE in...

IOG Industry Awards Honour UK Grounds Expertise

Thu 13th Dec 2012 | Football Industry Events

More than 350 of the UK's and Europe's leading groundscare experts from both the professional and volunteer sector, as well as dignitaries from the governing bodies of sport and influential sports...

More than 120 clubs and the top Agencies meet at Emirates Stadium for the Wyscout Forum

Wed 12th Dec 2012 | Football Industry Events

On the 13 th and the 14 th December 2012 at the Emirates Stadium more than 120 International Clubs will meet all the Top Agencies in the world in occasion of Wyscout Forum : the global reference event...

Soccerex host ‘most Global Convention yet’

Wed 5th Dec 2012 | Football Industry Events

Last week saw the third edition of the Soccerex Global Convention take place in Rio de Janeiro, bringing together the world of football for five days of exclusive networking, learning and business....

Wyscout Forum To Start

Tue 4th Dec 2012 | Football Industry Events

All The Latest News From Our Media Supporters. The fourth edition of Wyscout Forum is confirmed to be a must-attend event for the global community of football market operators. Accredited reporters...

878 Meetings With All The Top Players Agencies At Wyscout Forum.

Tue 4th Dec 2012 | Football Industry Events

All the Top Players Agencies have already reserved a seat. 878 appointments already fixed between Agents from the most important players agencies and the decision makers of more than 100 Clubs. The...

Premier League Clubs Getting Ready For Wyscout Forum

Fri 30th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

English clubs face to face with the top agencies. Wyscout Forum is proud to announce that more than 100 International clubs have confirmed their attendance at the upcoming edition at Emirates Stadium...

Agents To Gather At Emirates Stadium For Forum

Thu 29th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Wyscout forum, the world’s leading event dedicated to football transfers and scouting, is arriving in London at Emirates Stadium. Wyscout Forum, the reference event dedicated to the worldwide...

MP & Silva, YouTube and Benfica join Globo, Sky Deutschland and ITV at Soccerex

Fri 16th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Sameer Pabari, Head of Digital, MP & Silva, Stephen Nuttall, Senior Director, Sports EMEA, YouTube and Domingos Soares de Oliveira, CEO, Benfica will be...

Sorokin Confirmed at Soccerex Global Convention

Wed 14th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Alexei Sorokin, CEO of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia TM Local Organising Committee will be attending the Soccerex Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro on 24-28...

Football Business Awards Winners Announced

Fri 9th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Stamford Bridge, home of Chelsea FC, hosted over 450 football business grandees last night in a black-tie ceremony to announce the winners of the first ever Football Business Awards. Designed to...

FIFA To Discuss Global Licensing Strategy at Soccerex Global Convention

Wed 7th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced FIFA will be presenting an insight into the global licensing strategy for the 2014 FIFA World Cup TM in Brazil at the Soccerex Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday...

Exhibitors Rush To Soccerex Global Convention Exhibition

Tue 6th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have confirmed that there are only four exhibition spaces remaining at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention taking place in Rio de Janeiro on 24-28 November. Regarded as the leading...

Football Legends Sign Up For Player Development Panel At Soccerex Convention

Mon 5th Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

With under a month to go until the world of football once again congregates in Rio, Soccerex is delighted to announce that three of the most experienced men in world football, David Dein, Paul...

Finalists Named In NorthWest Football Awards

Fri 2nd Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Fans of all North West clubs have responded by voting in their thousands for their chosen Footballer of the Year and Rising Star, as the shortlists whittled down to three finalists for each award;...

Special World Cup Workshops at Soccerex Global Convention

Thu 1st Nov 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce two specially tailored workshops, focusing on the Base Camps and the Host Cities for the 2014 FIFA World Cup TM , at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention in...

Finalists Announced For CEO of the Year Award

Tue 30th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

The finalists for the fcbusiness Magazine CEO of the Year Award at this year’s Football Business Awards have been announced. The finalists for this award were nominated by readers of fcbusiness...

Leaders in Football Sets The Agenda in 2012

Tue 30th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

The 5th Leaders in Football conference was hailed a resounding success and the most international to date with international speakers flying in from all over the world to address the delegates and...

Four Days Left To Vote For North West Footballer Of The Year

Fri 26th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Four Days Left To Vote For Your Fans of football clubs throughout the North West region have just four days left to vote for their favourite players and help select the 2012 Northwest Football Awards...

Olympic Sponsor To Power Soccerex Global Convention

Mon 22nd Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce the appointment of official London 2012 Olympic and Paralympics Games sponsor Aggreko, as the latest sponsor to join the already great line up of supporters to the...

Oaks Presents Football Club Workshop

Mon 22nd Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Integrated sports service business, Oaks, will run a dual commercial / funding workshop and networking golf event for football clubs on Thursday 15 th November 2012. The event will comprise two...

Tottenham & Sunderland To Speak at Soccerex African Forum

Thu 18th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce a host of new international speakers for the inaugural Soccerex African Forum, 23-24 October. Footballing legend John Barnes and South African Minister of Sports...

CNN announced as International Broadcast Partner of Soccerex African Forum

Tue 16th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce a new partnership with CNN International which sees the brand become the official international media partner at the Soccerex African Forum 23-24 October. Under the...

Recognising The Rising Stars Of North West Football

Tue 16th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Following the announcement of the divisional finalists for the 2012 Northwest Football Awards Player of the Year, voting is now open for the 2012 Rising Star Award, which recognises the achievements...

Vote For Your Football Club CEO Of The Year

Tue 16th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness Magazine is proud to be the official media partner of the inaugural Football Business Awards 2012, which takes place at Chelsea FC on November 8th. We are also proud to be sponsoring the...

Minister of Sport to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Mon 15th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is honoured to announce that South African Minister of Sport Fikile Mbalula will be speaking at the opening ceremony at the Soccerex African Forum, 23-24 October. As a key member of the...

The Leaders Sport Summit records record year

Mon 15th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sport Summit, with conferences for Football, Performance, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and the business of Horseracing, has been hailed a huge success by speakers, sponsors, exhibitors and...

Zahavi, FIFA and FC Porto to discuss Player Ownership and Transfers at Soccerex

Mon 15th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that world-renowned football agent Pini Zahavi will be joining Omar Ongaro, FIFA Head of Player Status, Daniel Lorenz, FC Porto’s Director of Legal Affairs,...

Zambia FA President confirmed for Soccerex African Forum

Wed 10th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that President of the Zambian Football Association and African football legend Kalusha Bwalya will be speaking at the Soccerex African Forum, 23-24 October, Durban....

6 New Areas Added To SMMEX

Tue 9th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

For 2013, SMMEX will feature six key areas in which specialists will exhibit their latest services and products. If you are a retailer, sports club, corporate brand or tourist attraction you should...

PSL Chairman Irvin Khoza to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Tue 9th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Irvin Khoza, chairman of the South African Premier Soccer League (PSL), will be attending the Soccerex African Forum in Durban, 23-24 October. As well as...

Vote For Your Northwest Footballer Of The Year

Tue 9th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

In a year when clubs from the north west have dominated the headlines, with both Manchester giants battling it out for the 2011/12 Premier League title in one of the most dramatic seasons in living...

2013 AFCON CEO Signs up for Soccerex African Forum

Thu 4th Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is excited to announce that the CEO of the 2013 African Cup of Nations Local Organising Committee, Mvuzo Mbebe, will be speaking on the ‘Delivering the Cup of Nations; Hosting...

Premier League General Secretary to speak at Soccerex African Forum

Wed 3rd Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Nic Coward, the English Premier League General Secretary, will be speaking on the ‘League Governance and Development’ session at the inaugural...

Northwest Football Awards Shortlists Announced

Wed 3rd Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

The judges on the panel for the 2012 Northwest Football Awards have completed the difficult task of shortlisting all nominations for this year’s accolades. Consisting of professionals across all...

Cambridge Fans Show Racism The Red Card

Mon 1st Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

Cambridge Fans United, Cambridge City Supporters Trust, Histon Independent Supporters Trust and Unite Against Fascism, Cambridge have teamed up and will be hosting a public meeting at the Cambridge...

Soccerex Reaches New Territories With Seminar Lagos

Mon 1st Oct 2012 | Football Industry Events

On Friday 28 th September the Soccerex Seminar Lagos, the first international football business event in Nigeria came to an end. After two days of learning, networking and football business we are...

Levy Restaurants & SIS Sign Sponsorship Deals With Leaders

Fri 28th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sport Summit, with conferences for Football, Performance, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and Horse Racing is delighted to announce that Levy Restaurants, the leading provider of...

Leaders in Football Sells Out

Thu 27th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football sells out as Directors from Real Madrid, Juventus FC, Manchester City, FIFA, Paris St Germain, Spanish FA, FC Barcelona, Flamengo, UEFA and MLS all confirm Leaders in Football...

Sergio Cabral Joins Prestigious Soccerex Global Convention Opening Ceremony

Mon 24th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is honoured to announce that the Governor of Rio de Janeiro, Sergio Cabral, will be participating in the official opening ceremony at the Soccerex Global Convention, 24-28 November 2012....

Leaders of 4 European Football Giants Speak Out

Fri 21st Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Ivan Gazidis, CEO of Arsenal Football Club and Ian Ayre, Managing Director at Liverpool Football Club will join Jean Claude Blanc, CEO of Paris St Germain and Umberto Gandini, Organising Director at...

Globo, Sky Deutschland and ITV to debate Sports Rights at Soccerex

Thu 20th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is excited to announce the participation of Globo’s Executive Director Marcelo Campos Pinto, Sky Deutschland’s Chief Officer Sports Carsten Schmidt and ITV’s Controller of...

Finalists of the Inaugural Football Business Awards Announced

Wed 19th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

The finalists of the inaugural Football Business Awards, recognising excellence and effectiveness in the business of football have been announced. Best Club Marketing Campaign in the UK - Sponsored by...

Roy Hodgson and FA Chiefs To Speak At Soccerex Global Convention

Tue 18th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced that England Manager Roy Hodgson, FA General Secretary Alex Horne and Club England Managing Director and Director of Communications Adrian Bevington will be attending and...

Football Chiefs and Legends sign up for Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Tue 18th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce a raft of footballing legends and big business names will speak at the Soccerex Seminar Lagos, 27-28 September. The Chairman of Nigerian Premier League, Victor Rumson...

Soccerex and Goal.com Score New Partnership

Fri 14th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce a new media partnership between Soccerex and Goal.com, the world’s largest football website. The partnership will establish Goal.com as media partners in 2012...

Hawkeye and FIFA to talk Goal Line Technology at Soccerex Global Convention

Wed 12th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

With goal line technology about to transform the game of football as we know it and with Hawkeye at the forefront of that transformation, Soccerex is excited to announce that the Inventor of Hawkeye,...

Ronaldo and top Brazilian clubs fly in for Leaders in Football 2012

Tue 11th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

3-time FIFA World Player of the year Ronaldo Luiz Nazario de Lima who is now a board-member at the FIFA World Cup Organising Committee, will lead a high level delegation from Brazil speaking or...

Soccerex partners with Freestyle Football Federation

Fri 7th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex has announced an official partnership with the Freestyle Football Federation (F3). The agreement comes with freestyle football entertainment having played a part in Soccerex events for many...

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke to open Soccerex Global Convention

Thu 6th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex has announced that FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke will open the 2012 Soccerex Global Convention, which takes place in Rio de Janeiro from November 24-28. As secretary general, Valcke is...

Arsenal and SuperSport added to Soccerex Seminar Lagos line-up

Tue 4th Sep 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex has announced the addition of English Premier League club Arsenal and broadcaster SuperSport Nigeria as speakers at Soccerex Seminar Lagos, which takes place from September 27-28. General...

Pepsi, Virgin Atlantic, Standard Chartered, Fourteen and Spier Wine to join Soccerex Seminar Lagos Line Up

Thu 23rd Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce a new line up of multinational companies who have signed up as event supporters for the Soccerex Seminar Lagos, 27-28 September 2012. The Seminar Lagos is the first...

James and Di Canio score for Leaders in Football

Tue 21st Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Former England International Goalkeeper David James and Italian legend Paolo di Canio are the latest additions to an impressive speaker line-up at Leaders in Football taking place at Stamford Bridge...

Brazil’s Football Leaders Confirm Attendance at Soccerex Global Convention

Fri 17th Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that following an official invite from visiting senior Soccerex delegates the Federação Paulista de Futebol (FPF) President and FIFA Executive Committee...

LFP and Bundesliga experts to talk leagues at Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Thu 16th Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that the French Football League’s (LFP) International Development Manager, Redha Chibani; CEO of NIEMANN International and former CEO of DFL Sports, Dr Robert...

CONCACAF President joins UEFA and FIFA at Leaders in Football 2012

Tue 14th Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Jeffrey Webb, the recently elected President of CONCACAF, is the latest top industry figure from the world of football to join the panel of expert speakers at the Leaders in Football conference, for...

James Worrall Takes Full Control of Leaders

Thu 9th Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

James Worrall, founder and CEO of Executive Sport Ltd which trades under the ‘Leaders’ branded sports events, has bought back the majority shareholding from the administrators of Convers...

AC Milan director joins PSG, FIFA, UEFA, Sky Sports, for Leaders debate

Tue 7th Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Umberto Gandini, Organising Director of Italian giants AC Milan and Vice Chairman of the powerful European Clubs Association, will be speaking to an audience of 1,000 top figures in football at the 5...

Japan FA join FIFA at Leaders in Football Debate

Thu 2nd Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

Kohzo Tashima, General Secretary of the Japan Football Association and leading figure in the development of the game, is confirmed to join FIFA Vice President HRH Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, for an...

StreamUK becomes a Football Business Awards Sponsor

Wed 1st Aug 2012 | Football Industry Events

The online media solutions provider StreamUK has furthered its association with the football business industry by sponsoring the ‘Non-Premier League Commercial Team of the Year’ category...

Paris St-Germain CEO To Speak at Leaders in Football

Tue 24th Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

Now Paris St Germain join FIFA, UEFA, Japan FA, BT, ESPN, CONCACAF, Emirates, Orange and AB InBev at Leaders Jean-Claude Blanc, Chief Executive Officer of Paris St-Germain and one of the most...

Kitbag signs up as Football Business Awards Sponsor

Fri 20th Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Football Business Awards has concluded a deal with Kitbag, the market leading multichannel retailer, to sponsor the Best Premier League Commercial Team category in this year’s inaugural...

FGV to Host Sport and Foreign Affairs Workshop

Tue 17th Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) will be hosting a special workshop titled ‘Sport and Foreign Affairs: The Softpower of Nations and the...

The FA and Sky Sports leaders join football debate

Mon 16th Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

Heather Rabbatts, the highly respected first woman to be appointed a Non Executive Director of The FA , and one of the key people in sports broadcasting worldwide, Barney Francis, Managing Director of...

MLS Chief To Share Vision for US Soccer at Leaders in Football

Thu 5th Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

The hugely respected architect of Major League Soccer’s growth and development, Commissioner Don Garber, will be speaking alongside a panel of MLS club owners at the prestigious 5 th annual...

Soccerex’s Euro 2012 Fantasy League Champions Crowned

Tue 3rd Jul 2012 | Football Industry Events

After Spain’s comprehensive defence of their title brought the UEFA European Championships to a close, there was another spectacular finish with the Soccerex Euro 2012 Fantasy League coming to...

80% of Exhibition Space Sold for Global Convention

Thu 28th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

With five months still to go, Soccerex has confirmed that 80% of the exhibition space for the Global Convention in Rio de Janerio has already been sold. For the third year running the demand for...

Soccerex confirm Worldwide Sports partnership

Tue 26th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Worldwide Sports. The sports marketing agency have been confirmed as an official agent for South...

Soccerex Announce Summer Signings for Global Convention

Thu 21st Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to unveil the initial line-up of International football legends that will be gracing this year’s Football Festival on the spectacular Copacabana beach as part of the...

Sky-high Demand For Leaders in Football

Thu 21st Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, has announced record applications for tickets this year with 500 CEO and Director-level delegates from across word...

fcbusiness Becomes Official Media Partner of Beyond CRM

Thu 21st Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

fcbusiness is delighted to become the official media partner of Beyond CRM in Sport & Leisure Forum. Beyond CRM in Sport & Leisure Forum is a ‘once in a lifetime’ event hosted by...

Liverpool and Standard Chartered confirm for Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Tue 19th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that Liverpool FC will be speaking alongside their main sponsor, Standard Chartered at the Soccerex Seminar Lagos, 27-28 September, 2012. Bruce Bundrant, Head of...

Journey9 UK kicks off with Northwest Football Awards

Fri 15th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Journey9 UK has acquired the Northwest Football Awards (NWFA) and the Northern Sports Awards from HGA Creative, who will continue to work in partnership on both events. Laura Wolfe, managing director...

Entries Now Open for Football Business Awards

Thu 14th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Entries are now open for the inaugural Football Business Awards – the new awards designed to celebrate excellence, hard work, innovation and achievement in the business of football. The...

The lifecycle of African players debated at Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Thu 14th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

The African continent has produced an amazing list of players that have graced football’s biggest stages in recent years such as Yaya Touré, Samuel Eto'o, Didier Drogba, Emmanuel...

Grass Roots Football Show Continues Expansion

Tue 12th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Grass Roots Football Show has announced a 25% increase in attendance following a successful event at the NEC in Birmingham last month. The Show launched a new partnership with The Football...

FIFA Vice President to discuss Asian Football at Leaders

Fri 8th Jun 2012 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football have announced that HRH Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, Vice President representing Asia on the FIFA Executive Committee, and the fourth son of the late King Hussein of Jordan, will be...

Soccerex returns to South Africa for the African Forum

Tue 29th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, has confirmed the signing of a three year contract with the Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Government and EThekwini Municipality , to host the...

Soccerex launch Euro 2012 Fantasy League game

Mon 28th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, has launched a Fantasy League game for the 2012 UEFA European Championships. The game, powered by Fantasy League Ltd, is free to play and will...

David Dein confirms for Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Wed 23rd May 2012 | Football Industry Events

David Dein, former Vice Chairman of Arsenal FC and the Football Association, has joined the line up for the inaugural Soccerex Seminar Lagos, 27 – 28 September 2012. David will call upon his...

Lee Carsley Joins Grass Roots Football Show

Mon 21st May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Midlands legend Lee Carsley will be one of the head coaches at this year’s Grass Roots Football Show at the NEC in Birmingham this month. The former Coventry, Birmingham, Derby County, Everton...

Strictly Grass Roots Football with Robbie Savage and Russell Grant

Fri 18th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Strictly Come Dancing contestants Robbie Savage and Russell Grant will be teaming up again at the NEC in Birmingham later this month, all in the name of grass roots football. The two Strictly Come...

Soccerex launch Rio Conference Concept

Tue 15th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced the Conference Concept for this year’s Soccerex Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro, 24-28 November 2012. Spread over two designated studios, the conference will bring...

Holdsworth Makes Grass Roots Football Show Debut

Tue 15th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Former Premier League striker and current Aldershot Town Manager, Dean Holdsworth, will make his debut at this year’s Grass Roots Football Show. Holdsworth, who managed Aldershot to an 11 th...

President of the Ghana FA confirms for Soccerex Seminar Lagos

Fri 11th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

The President of the Ghanaian FA, Kwesi Nyantakyi, is the latest senior football official to be confirmed to speak for the Soccerex Seminar Lagos, 27-28 September 2012. Following Ghana’s brave...

World Cup Winner to Present Awards at Grass Roots Football Show

Fri 11th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

World Cup winner and legendary England goalkeeper Gordon Banks OBE will be making a special appearance at this year’s Grass Roots Football Show at the NEC in Birmingham. The former Leicester and...

Chester FC to take on Chester City FC in Ciaran Geddes Charity match

Thu 10th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Following the recent tragic death of Ciaran Geddes, Chester FC will play a Chester City XI on Sunday 13 th May, at the Exacta Stadium, with all proceeds going to the British Heart Foundation. Players...

St. George’s Park Showcased at Grass Roots Football Show

Fri 4th May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Grass Roots Football Show visitors will get an exclusive preview of the new National Football Centre at St. George’s Park in Burton. The FA, who earlier this year announced a partnership with...

Vicky Gomersall Returns to Grass Roots Football Show

Thu 3rd May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Vicky Gomersall will be making a presenting return to The Grass Roots Football Show at the NEC in Birmingham from the 25 th -27 th May. Gomersall, who joins fellow Sky Sports News presenter Charlotte...

Football Business Awards Launched

Wed 2nd May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Excellence and effectiveness in football business will be recognised with the launch of a brand new set of awards later this year. The Football Business Awards supported by fcbusiness will be held at...

Leaders in Football officially launches for 2012

Tue 1st May 2012 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football have officially launched its 5 th annual football business summit to be staged at Chelsea FC in the international city of London on 10th and 11th of October 2012. The event is...

Kick It Out Partners Grass Roots Football Show

Fri 27th Apr 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Grass Roots Football Show has announced an exciting partnership with Kick It Out, football's equality and inclusion campaign, and the Black and Asian Coaches Association (BACA), to promote the...

Sir Bobby Charlton joins Carlos Alberto Torres at Soccerex

Thu 26th Apr 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have announced that England legend Sir Bobby Charlton will be speaking alongside former Brazil captain and one-time rival Carlos Alberto Torres, as they are interviewed together for the first...

Football League Trusts Confirmed for Grass Roots Football Show

Mon 23rd Apr 2012 | Football Industry Events

Newly promoted Reading are just one of a number of high profile Football League Trusts to have confirmed their attendance at the Grass Roots Football Show. Reading will be joined by local sides...

Over-subscription at Leaders leads to further expansion

Wed 11th Apr 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sports Summit will be expanding for the 5 th consecutive year based on continued high-demand and over-subscription for entry into its 5 main conferences in Football, Performance,...

Soccerex European Forum breaks new record

Tue 10th Apr 2012 | Football Industry Events

The last week of March saw the third edition of Europe’s premier football business event, the Soccerex European Forum take place in Manchester. Initial figures show over 1,600 delegates attended...

Rio Ferdinand to attend Soccerex European Forum

Tue 27th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Manchester United and England International Rio Ferdinand has confirmed his attendance at the Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March 2012, Manchester. Hugely successful on the pitch, Rio has also proved...

Charlotte Jackson Returns to Grass Roots Football Show

Tue 27th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Grass Roots Football Show have announced that Sky Sports News favourite Charlotte Jackson will be returning to the show. Charlotte, who made her presenting debut at the show in 2011, will be back...

Workshop line-up Complete for Soccerex European Forum

Thu 22nd Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that their exciting Workshop line-up at the Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March 2012, is now complete with the addition of leading companies Stream UK, Bosch...

EVMI to hold annual meeting at Soccerex European Forum

Thu 22nd Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Events and Venue Management Institute (EVMI) will be hosting their annual meeting at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March, in Manchester. As the leading educational and training...

Leaders sign deal with Chelsea FC

Thu 22nd Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sports Summit, with conferences on Football, Performance, Digital Sport, Sponsorship and Racing, will return to Chelsea FC for a record 5 th year in 2012. The invite-only event for 1500...

arvato Entertainment Europe take on key Sponsorship at Soccerex

Wed 21st Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the global outsource experts, arvato Entertainment Europe, will be the official SoccerMatch sponsor at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March in...

Azerbaijan line up for Soccerex Emerging Markets Workshop

Tue 20th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

An official presentation from the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 Women`s World Cup Azerbaijan 2012, will complete the line up for the Emerging Markets Workshop, part of the...

ESSMA to bring Stadia speciality to Soccerex European Forum

Fri 16th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March, Manchester, will include a special session on France 2016 stadia projects hosted by European Stadium & Safety Management Association (ESSMA). The session...

Sir Trevor Brooking Launches Grass Roots Football Show 2012

Fri 16th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

FA Director of Football Development, Sir Trevor Brooking, today officially launched the 2012 Grass Roots Football Show. Europe’s biggest grass roots football show is back at the NEC in...

FAO Goodwill Ambassador Patrick Vieira to speak at Soccerex

Thu 15th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that Patrick Vieira will be part of the conference agenda at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March, Manchester. Patrick will be attending the event...

Vauxhall on Course for Grass Roots Football Show

Thu 15th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Vauxhall Motors, sponsors of Home Nations football, has today announced that they will be showcasing their new Youth programmes at The Grass Roots Football Show. Vauxhall, the lead sponsor for...

EPFL to Host Player Transfer Workshop at Soccerex

Thu 15th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the Association of European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) will be holding a special half day workshop, which will focus on the player transfer system, at...

arvato success at SMMEX

Wed 14th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

arvato-entertainment Europe the global outsource experts had fantastic success at SMMEX, their first UK sports exhibition. The SMMEX exhibition at Wembley Stadium on 5th March saw arvato sponsor the...

Atlas Premium Brands Increase Presence at Soccerex

Fri 9th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Atlas Premium Brands (APB) will be the official delegate bag sponsor at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March in Manchester. After exhibiting...

India to present Emerging Market Workshop at Soccerex

Wed 7th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce a presentation by leading figures in Indian football as part of the 'Emerging Markets' workshop at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28-29 March,...

Trevor Birch Talks Financial Management at Soccerex

Tue 6th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Portsmouth administrator Trevor Birch, will be speaking on the ‘Financial Management of Clubs’ panel at this year’s Soccerex European Forum,...

Fashion Kicks the ‘Official Charity Partner’ of the Soccerex European Forum

Mon 5th Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce Fashion Kicks as the official charity partner of the European Forum taking place in Manchester, 28-29 March. The pairing comes after Soccerex were impressed with the...

The Grass Roots Football Show Announce FA Partnership

Thu 1st Mar 2012 | Football Industry Events

Europe’s biggest grass roots football show has announced a landmark partnership with The Football Association. The 2012 Grass Roots Football Show, which will take place at the NEC in Birmingham...

Event Looks at Why CRM is Important in Sport

Wed 29th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

As football fans face an ever greater squeeze on their finances, and sponsors demand greater returns on their investment, the importance of CRM for clubs has never been greater. The Sports CRM Summit...

FA National Coach Paul Holder signs up to Northern Grassroots Football Exhibition

Mon 27th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Northern Grassroots Football Exhibition has announced that FA National Coach Paul Holder will be holding a coaching demonstration at the upcoming event at the Stadium of Light on 29 th April. Paul...

Houllier adds his expertise to European Forum

Tue 21st Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

Former Liverpool, Olympique Lyonnais and Aston Villa manager Gerard Houllier has been announced as the latest addition to the player and coach development debate at next month’s Soccerex...

Sports Merchandise and Marketing Exhibition – An International Experience!

Mon 20th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

SMMEX – Sports Merchandise and Marketing Exhibition at Wembley Stadium on Monday 5 th March is set to be the biggest event ever with more foreign support through exhibitors and visitors. Over...

Benitez adds managerial expertise to European Forum

Wed 15th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex has announced that Rafael Benitez will be speaking on ‘The Art of Management’ at next month’s European Forum in Manchester. The Spaniard is one of Europe’s most...

European Forum to discuss fraud in football

Mon 13th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

Following the acquittal of all those involved in the Portsmouth tax evasion scandal, Soccerex has announced that Andrew Trollope, defending QC for the npower Championship club’s former CEO Peter...

The Soccerex Supplement returns for the European Forum

Wed 8th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

Following the success of the inaugural Soccerex Supplement, Soccerex are delighted to announce that football legends John Barnes, Phil Thompson, Peter Reid and Bryan Robson will be joining chief...

Leaders in Sport reaches sell out in record time

Wed 8th Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

The organisers of the third annual Leaders in Sport event have today announced that the exclusive meeting at the La Manga resort has already reached maximum capacity with 100 CEOs and Director-level...

Gary Neville joins Line-up for Soccerex European Forum 2012

Wed 1st Feb 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that former Manchester United and England footballer, Gary Neville, will be speaking at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 28 – 29 March 2012,...

The Asian Football Awards 2012 Winners Announced

Fri 27th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

The first ever Asian Football Awards supported by The FA and Kick It Out, with Sporting Equals as its legacy partner saw leading figures come out to support the glitzy event at the home of football,...

Stuart Pearce talks Player and Coach Development at Soccerex

Fri 27th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that England under-21 boss and manager of the men’s 2012 Olympic GB football team, Stuart Pearce, and David Sheepshanks, Chairman of the FA’s new...

CIES to Present Football Observatory at Soccerex European Forum 2012

Wed 25th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) Football Observatory will be presenting an exclusive report on the player market across Europe as part of a...

Leaders Conference Appoint Content Director

Mon 23rd Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sports Summit, taking place over 10 th and 11 th October 2012, has appointed Stephen Dobson to the position of Head of Content, demonstrating an on-going commitment to delivering the...

Leaders 2012 dates announced

Tue 17th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

The 5 th annual Leaders Sport Summit will once again return to London, in the year of the Olympics, over the 10 th & 11 th October 2012. The event promises to be even bigger and better than 2011...

Inaugural UKFA Symposium Dedicated to Gary Speed

Fri 13th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

‘Gary Speed Football Congress’ to become Annual Fundraising Event The inaugural UK Football Academy (UKFA) symposium at Emirates Stadium on February 8 th has been renamed The Gary Speed...

Dedicated Club Content at Soccerex

Fri 13th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to confirm they will be providing a variety of dedicated club content at this year’s European Forum, 28-29 March, 2012 in Manchester, including an exclusive club lounge, a...

fcbusiness Becomes Official Media Partner of Sports CRM Summit 2012

Thu 12th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Goodform have announced fcbusiness as the official media partner of the Sports CRM Summit 2012, an event that will be held at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday 22nd May. Now in its fourth year, the Sports...

EPFL to Host Annual Assembly and Workshop at the Soccerex

Tue 10th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the European Professional Football Leagues, (EPFL) will be hosting their annual General Assembly and a dedicated EPFL workshop at this year’s Soccerex...

Homeless World Cup Changing Lives and Perceptions

Tue 10th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Survey indicates 90% of spectators believe the Homeless World Cup makes a difference to homeless people and the public perception of homelessness Queen Margaret University Researcher Fiona O'May has...

Huddersfield Town launch ‘Run for Pounds’

Mon 9th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Huddersfield Town Football Club continue to support local charities with the launch of its latest big charity initiative 'Run for Pounds - Huddersfield 10km' run in aid of the Club's and Yorkshire Air...

FIFA and FIFpro to speak on ‘Betting in Football’

Thu 5th Jan 2012 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Chris Eaton, FIFA Head of Security and Theo Van Seggelen, Head of FIFpro (International Federation of Professional Footballers) are confirmed to speak on...

SMMEX takes to the road in 2012

Tue 20th Dec 2011 | Football Industry Events

The SMMEX team are on the road again to make the 2012 show the biggest yet. On the 5 th and 6 th of January, the team behind the UK’s biggest multi sport trade show will head over to Germany to...

Record demand for La Manga Club networking event

Wed 14th Dec 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders will be hosting its 3rd annual sports networking forum at the luxurious La Manga Club resort in Spain on the 25 -27 March 2012. 100 CEO’s and Director level executives across multiple...

Football League Trusts show support to grass roots

Thu 1st Dec 2011 | Football Industry Events

All 72 Football League Trusts to Attend brmb Grass Roots Football Show The brmb Grass Roots Football Show has announced that all 72 Football League club community trusts will be attending the 2012...

Football League Awards 2012 launched

Mon 28th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

The Football League has confirmed the details for this season’s annual awards ceremony The Football League has confirmed the details for its annual awards ceremony which will take place on...

Seligman Speaks for AmBev at Soccerex

Mon 21st Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce the participation of Milton Seligman, Vice President of Corporate Relations for AmBev, the largest beer brewery in Latin America, on the panel about the legacy of the...

Zagallo, a Living Legend, to Open and Speak at Soccerex Global Convention

Fri 18th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Brazilian Legend Mário Zagallo will be part of the official opening ceremony and will also give an exclusive 1-2-1 interview as part of the conference...

Visa and McDonalds to Support Soccerex

Thu 17th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are thrilled to announce that Visa, official FIFA partner and McDonalds, official 2014 FIFA World Cup™ sponsor have been confirmed as official supporters of the Soccerex Football...

Best of North West football world honoured

Tue 15th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

The cream of the North West football world were honoured last night (Monday) at the 2011 MBNA Northwest Football Awards. The event, held at Lancashire County Cricket Club in Manchester, awarded...

LOC to give 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Update at Soccerex

Tue 15th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that the Brazil 2014 Local Organising Committee (LOC) will be giving an official update on the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ as part of the conference agenda for this...

Itaú and Adidas to Discuss why Brands Look to Football at Soccerex

Wed 9th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Claus-Peter Mayer - VP GSM Football, Marketing - Global Sports Marketing at Adidas and Fernando Chacon, Chief Marketing Officer at Banco Itaú, Latin...

Rick Dudley, President & CEO of Octagon Worldwide, to Speak at Soccerex

Wed 9th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Rick Dudley, President & CEO, Octagon Worldwide, will be a featured speaker on 26-30 November 2011. Following his presentation, Dudley also will participate...

Grass Roots Football Show Announce Coaching Manual Partnership

Tue 8th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

The brmb Grass Roots Football Show have announced their second major partnership ahead of the 2012 event at the NEC in Birmingham. The Coaching Manual launched their dedicated and unique online...

Meet the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Host Cities at Soccerex

Tue 8th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that all twelve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ Host Cities have confirmed to participate in a dedicated Host City workshop at this year’s Global Convention,...

Sir Alex vs Mancini for top boss award

Fri 4th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Sir Alex Ferguson and Roberto Mancini are battling to be named Manager of the Year at the 2011 MBNA Northwest Football Awards. The Manchester United and Manchester City bosses are also up against Alan...

Designwerk Become Soccerex Brand Guardians

Fri 4th Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce the appointment of Designwerk as the new official Design Supporter of Soccerex. Designwerk are a leading International Creative Agency with an impressive portfolio...

Rangers FC Launch Movember Campaign

Tue 1st Nov 2011 | Football Industry Events

Ally McCoist, Kenny McDowall and Ian Durrant have joined over 120 Rangers fans in supporting Movember by pledging to grow a moustache to help raise funds for and awareness of men’s health...

Leaders Sets Global Sports Agenda

Tue 18th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders, the international sport business summit with conferences for Football, Performance, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and the business of Horseracing, has been hailed a huge success by speakers,...

Clubs Talk Business at Soccerex

Wed 12th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to confirm they will be hosting a commercially focussed Club Workshop at this year’s Global Convention, 26-30 November, Rio de Janeiro. Bringing together football clubs from...

NUFC Supporters Trust to discuss ‘The Future of Football’

Wed 12th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

As the murky world of football finances continues to unravel, Newcastle United Supporters Trust (NUST) have organised an event to discuss the subject and also how financial fair play may help to...

Chairman of Grupo ABC confirms for Soccerex

Mon 10th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is pleased to announce that Nizan Guanaes, Chairman, Grupo ABC, will be joining a special panel discussing the role of agencies in Sport at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30...

Bender, Gandini and Desailly join Howard Webb on the Great Football Debate

Tue 4th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Tom Bender, Executive Board Member on the Bundesliga, Umberto Gandini, Organising Director at AC Milan and French World Cup Legend Marcel Desailly will be...

MBNA Northwest Football Awards public vote opens

Tue 4th Oct 2011 | Football Industry Events

The MBNA Northwest Football Awards has revealed the shortlist for player of the year categories and opened the public vote. The awards, which recognise the region’s footballing excellence on and...

Populous and Rapiscan Talk Infrastructure and Sustainability at Soccerex

Fri 30th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Christopher Lee, Senior Principal of global design specialist Populous and Steve Revell, Commercial Director of world leading security provider Rapiscan, have...

Hublot CEO takes time to talk Brands at Soccerex

Tue 27th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that Hublot CEO, Jean-Claude Biver will be speaking on the ‘Football Brands the World’ panel at this year’s Global Convention taking place in the...

FIFA to hold ‘PERFORMANCE’ conference at Soccerex

Fri 23rd Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that FIFA’s Member Association and Development Division will be running a conference entitled ‘PERFORMANCE: the Football Management Programme of FIFA at...

Leaders in Football sells out

Thu 22nd Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football has sold out as Arsenal, AS Roma, the UK Government, a former World Cup referee, and a former World Cup Winning Captain all sign up for Leaders in Football 2011 As the final...

Soccerex Confirm Neymar as Ambassador

Wed 21st Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

At a press conference in São Paulo yesterday, Soccerex announced that Brazilian football superstar Neymar has been confirmed as their ambassador ahead of the Soccerex Global Convention in Rio...

Qatar World Cup 2022 Bid CEO to speak at Leaders event

Wed 14th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Successful Bid CEO and General Secretary of Supreme Council for Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup returns for an exclusive interview at Leaders in Football Hassan Al-Thawadi, the highly respected former CEO...

Twitter executive to speak at Leaders in Digital Sport event

Tue 13th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Twitter joins Manchester City, ESPN, BBC, Perform, EA and Turner whilst Nivea join Nokia, GE, Orange, NFL, Carlsberg and UniCredit at Digital and Sponsorship gathering The 5 th and 6 th October will...

Jordaan to join World Cup experts at Soccerex in Rio

Thu 8th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Danny Jordaan will be hosting a World Cup Host Workshop at this year’s Global Convention in Rio de Janeiro, 26-30 November 2011. As the man responsible...

FIFA’s Director of Marketing talks ‘Brands’ at Soccerex

Wed 7th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that FIFA’s Director of Marketing Thierry Weil has confirmed to speak at the Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30 November 2011, in Rio de Janeiro. Thierry will be...

UniCredit’s Penna banking on sponsorship lessons at Leaders in Sponsorship

Tue 6th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Daniele Penna, Head of Group Sport Sponsoring, Brand Management, Group Identity & Communications at UniCredit, is the latest of many big name speakers to be announced for the third Leaders in...

UEFA General Secretary to lead discussion on the future of European football

Tue 6th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

UEFA General Secretary, Gianni Infantino, is the latest high profile signing to be announced for the 4th annual Leaders in Football conference on the 5th and 6th October 2011. In an exclusive in depth...

UEFA General Secretary to lead discussion on the future of European football

Tue 6th Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

UEFA General Secretary, Gianni Infantino, is the latest high profile signing to be announced for the 4th annual Leaders in Football conference on the 5th and 6th October 2011. In an exclusive in depth...

Time to get behind Non-League Day

Fri 2nd Sep 2011 | Football Industry Events

Following the success of last year's campaign, the Non-League Day (NLD) team are delighted to announce that this year's event will be held on Saturday September 3rd 2011. NLD is a celebration of the...

DB Schenker delivers for Soccerex

Wed 31st Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

DB Schenker has demonstrated its ongoing commitment to Soccerex by signing up as its official logistics services partner for the fourth time in six years. DB Schenker will have a team available ahead...

Orange Sponsorship Leader outlines bright future

Thu 25th Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

John Constantinou, Head of Global Sponsorships & Partnerships at Orange, is the latest of many big name speakers to be announced for the third Leaders in Sponsorship, taking place on the 5 th...

Leaders exhibition a sell out

Tue 23rd Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders Sports Summit, taking place across the 5 th & 6 th October at Chelsea FC, is delighted to confirm that its exclusive ‘Centre of Excellence’ Exhibition has now sold out 7...

Football Awards kick off once again

Fri 12th Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

After huge success for the last five years, the MBNA Northwest Football Awards is back once again. The Awards, which recognise the region’s footballing excellence, both on and off the pitch,...

NFL’S International VP drives sponsorship discussion

Wed 10th Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

Chris Parsons, Vice President of International for the NFL, is the latest of many big name speakers to be announced for the third Leaders in Sponsorship, taking place on the 5 th October 2011 at...

The perfect MATCH – Soccerex Announces Official Travel Partner

Tue 9th Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce MATCH Services AG as their official travel and accommodation partner for the Soccerex Global Convention taking place in the stunning city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

Anfield Icon shares experiences at Leaders

Tue 9th Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

Jamie Carragher, Liverpool FC vice-captain and former England international, will be addressing 1000 senior delegates attending the 4 th Leaders in Football conference taking place at Chelsea FC,...

Denyer performs analysis of digital media landscape for Leaders

Wed 3rd Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

Simon Denyer, Joint-CEO of digital sport broadcasting experts Perform Group, will be speaking to an invitation only audience of 250 digital experts from brands, rights holders and agencies, at the...

Pier Luigi Collina to speak at Leaders in Football conference

Mon 1st Aug 2011 | Football Industry Events

Pier Luigi Collina, former Italian and FIFA referee, will be addressing 1000 senior delegates that will be attending the 4 th Leaders in Football conference taking place at Chelsea FC, London on 5 th...

IFM Sports Marketing Surveys partners the Leaders in Sponsorship summit

Wed 27th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Sponsorship is proud to announce a partnership with the global research agency IFM Sports Marketing Surveys (IFM SMS). There is also a host of sponsor brands attending the third annual...

FIFA Confirm Large Presence for Soccerex in Rio

Thu 21st Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that FIFA have confirmed a dedicated FIFA Stand, over 90sqm, at this year’s Global Convention, 26-30 November, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. FIFA will use the Stand to...

BBC leader examines the future of digital sport

Thu 21st Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Ralph Rivera, Director of Future Media at the BBC, and the man shaping the corporations digital media strategy, will be speaking to an invitation only audience of 250 digital experts from brands,...

Chelsea FC and Bet365 leaders join football debate

Tue 19th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Peter Coates, the respected owner of Premier League Club Stoke City as well as one of the fastest growing betting brands Bet365, and Bruce Buck, the highly regarded Chairman of Chelsea FC, are...

Soccerex Brings Business Bulletins to Brazil

Tue 19th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, in conjunction with XYZ live, part of Group ABC, Brazil’s largest marketing services group, are delighted to announce the launch of the Brazilian edition of the Soccerex Business...

Soccerex Creates Global Club Community

Tue 12th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Networking with football clubs has been made easier at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention (26-30 November, Rio de Janeiro) with the announcement there will be an exclusive area designated to...

Chairman of UEFA Financial Fair Play Panel to join the debate at Leaders

Mon 11th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Former Belgian Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, Chairman of UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Control Panel and who Michel Platini described as the man in charge of the economic destiny of European...

The Co-operative to sponsor Supporters Direct Fans Weekend

Fri 8th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Supporters Direct (SD) have announced that long-term backers The Co-operative Group, which operates one of the biggest retail chains in the UK, is to sponsor The Supporters Direct Fans’ Weekend,...

Moore on more opportunities in Digital Sport

Thu 7th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Peter Moore, President of EA SPORTS will be delivering a keynote presentation to an invitation only audience of 250 digital experts from brands, rights holders and agencies, at the inaugural Leaders...

Leaders debate Football Finance at Chelsea FC

Mon 4th Jul 2011 | Football Industry Events

Greg Clarke, Chairman of the Football League, is joining David Bernstein, Chairman of the Football Association and FIFA ExCo Members, Dr Michel D’Hooghe and Jim Boyce, as a speaker at the 4 th...

Sponsorship leaders talk tactics at Chelsea FC

Thu 30th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

The 4th annual Leaders Sports Summit hosting 5 world class conferences over the 5 th and 6 th October 2011 at Chelsea FC is delighted to announce more keynote speakers for the Leaders in Sponsorship...

FIFA ExCo Members address 4th Leaders in Football

Tue 28th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Further to the recent announcement outlining the coming together of 5 leading conferences covering Football, Performance, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and Horse Racing to create the...

Leaders rebrand to reflect growth

Tue 21st Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders rebrand events portfolio and reorganise team to reflect growth strategy. Executive Sport Ltd, the organisers of Leaders in Football which was recently bought out by Convers Sports Initiatives,...

New Conference for Leaders in Racing is off and running

Thu 16th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

After an extensive period of consultation with the global horse racing industry and many months of planning, the Leaders team behind successful conferences for Football, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and...

Walsall Boss Joins Impressive Line Up at Total Football Show.

Thu 16th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Walsall Manager Dean Smith has become the latest figure to join the line up of celebrities and stars for the inaugural Total Football Show at the National Sports Centre in Lilleshall next month....

Soccerex Exhibition Soon to Sell Out

Wed 15th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, provider of the world's leading football business events, is pleased to announce that with five months to go over 70% of exhibition space has been sold, making them 50% ahead of target for...

Harold Mayne-Nicholls becomes Soccerex Ambassador

Tue 14th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Harold Mayne-Nicholls, former President of the Chilean FA and the man who was a key member of FIFA’s technical inspection team for the 2018 and 2022 World...

FIFA Executive Committee Member to speak at Leaders in Football

Tue 14th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

FIFA Executive Committee Member, Michel D’Hooghe, is the latest major signing to be announced for the 4 th annual Leaders in Football conference on the 5 th and 6 th of October 2011. Michel...

New technology initiative launched at Soccerex

Fri 10th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

This year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30 November, Rio de Janeiro, will see a new technology focused initiative launched in collaboration with Major Events International (MEI). With the...

Industry figures speak out about Soccerex

Wed 8th Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

You can now hear what industry leaders such as IMG, TV Globo and the MLS think about Soccerex, the global leaders for the business of football, thanks to a new video testimonial feature on their...

Soccerex Conference Concepts Announced

Fri 3rd Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to confirm the conference concepts for this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30 November 2011. Hosted in Brazil, with a global audience in attendance, Soccerex sets the...

David Bernstein to speak to 1,000 leaders in football.

Thu 2nd Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

David Bernstein, the recently appointed and highly respected independent Chairman of The Football Association is one of the first big name speakers to be announced for the 4 th annual Leaders in...

F.C. Business at the heart of the debate on Grass Roots Football

Thu 2nd Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

F.C. Business are delighted to announce they will be session sponsors at three Q&A sessions at the brmb Grass Roots Football Show which begins on Friday 3 rd June. This year’s Grass Roots...

Top Managers gather at Chelsea FC

Wed 1st Jun 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Performance, the international conference dedicated to the identification, development and management of elite sporting talent, is proud to officially launch its third consecutive sport...

World Cup Winner to Present Awards at Grass Roots Football Show

Wed 25th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Legendary World Cup winner Roger Hunt MBE will be making a guest appearance at this year’s brmb Grass Roots Football Show at the NEC in Birmingham. Hunt, who played in England’s heroic...

Royal visit for the Homeless World Cup

Tue 24th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

The Lord High Commissioner visited the Homeless World Cup Headquarters in Edinburgh today to find out more about the organisation and its work to end homelessness around the world. During the visit...

Top sponsors again join the 3rd Leaders in Sponsorship conference

Tue 24th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Sponsorship is proud to officially launch its third consecutive sport sponsorship summit at Chelsea FC taking place on the 5 th October 2011 and coinciding with the first day of Leaders in...

UMBRO Official Ball and Kit Suppliers to Grass Roots Football Show

Fri 20th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Umbro have today been announced as the official kit and ball supplier to the brmb Grass Roots Football Show 2011. As official kit and ball suppliers to The FA and England teams, Umbro will supply all...

First 100 Leaders named for Leaders in Football 2011

Thu 19th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, is pleased to announce the first 100 football leaders to sign up for 2011 event which takes place on 5 th and 6 th...

Midlands Clubs and Legends Work Together for Grass Roots Football

Mon 16th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

The biggest football clubs in the Midlands will be working together this summer to help promote grass roots football. Aston Villa, Birmingham City, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Coventry, Walsall and Derby...

Everton in the Community Claims Prestigious Prize

Thu 12th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Everton’s official charity has won a top award at the ‘sporting Oscars’. Everton in the Community’s disability programme scooped the Best Community Programme category at the...

100 Days To Kick Off!

Wed 11th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

The 9th edition of the Homeless World Cup will see 64 nations from across the globe participate in the annual football tournament, featuring host nation France, reigning champions Brazil and debutants...

Leaders in Football officially launches for 2011

Tue 10th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football is proud to officially launch their fourth consecutive football business summit at Chelsea FC. Held on the 5th and 6th of October in London, it is the premium annual event in the...

World no1 referee Howard Webb joins Soccerex in Rio

Mon 9th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Howard Webb MBE, the World’s leading referee, will be taking part at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30 November 2011, which is once...

Fletcher and Jackson to Present Grass Roots Football Show

Mon 9th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

Darren Fletcher and Charlotte Jackson headline an array of presenter talent being lined up for the 2011 brmb Grass Roots Football Show. Fletcher, a leading BBC Radio 5 football commentator and...

Wembley Final Up for Grabs at Grass Roots Football Show

Wed 4th May 2011 | Football Industry Events

The brmb Grass Roots Football Show will play host to the Birmingham heat of the National Street Soccer Showdown 2011. The regional heat will take place at the brmb Grass Roots Football Show at the NEC...

Brooking Launches 2011 Grass Roots Football Show

Tue 19th Apr 2011 | Football Industry Events

Sir Trevor Brooking, the FA Director of Football Development, has officially launched the 2011 Grass Roots Football Show. Europe's biggest grass roots show will kick off at the NEC for three days from...

F.C. Business confirms Media Partnership with Grass Roots Football Show 2011

Thu 14th Apr 2011 | Football Industry Events

F.C. Business is delighted to announce we have renewed our long running relationship as an official media partner of Grass Roots Football Show 2011. F.C. Business Editor, Ryan McKnight explained why...

Jérôme Valcke confirms for Soccerex

Wed 13th Apr 2011 | Football Industry Events

FIFA's General Secretary, Jérôme Valcke, has confirmed his attendance at this year's Soccerex Global Convention, 26-30 November 2011, Rio de Janeiro. Commenting on the event he said that...

Second Leaders in Sport hailed a success

Fri 1st Apr 2011 | Football Industry Events

The exclusive business networking event Leaders in Sport hosted at the prestigious La Manga Club resort in Spain from the 27 th – 29 th of March has been hailed a success by all attendees. Over...

Curbishley, Friedel and Thomas to join the GB Squad Debate at Soccerex

Thu 24th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Olympic Medal winner Iwan Thomas MBE will be joining a special session at next week’s Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March, Manchester, including Aston...

Football’s elite to gather at the Soccerex European Forum

Tue 22nd Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is synonymous not only with the business of football, but with the high calibre of both past and present football legends that attend. No other football business organisation brings together...

Southgate encourages apprentices to think beyond football

Mon 21st Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

League Football Education (LFE) and the Dame Kelly Homes Legacy Trust (DKH) hosted a joint event ylast week at Reading Football Club to encourage apprentice footballers and elite athletes to think...

Eurosport announced as Soccerex’s Premium Media Partner

Wed 16th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to confirm that Eurosport, Europe's leading sports entertainment group, is the Premium Media Partner for the Soccerex European Forum until 2014. As part of a three-year...

Leaders in Football is bought by new sports and entertainment group

Wed 16th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

A majority stake in Executive Sport Ltd (ESL), the leading business to business event organiser for the international business of sport, has been purchased by Convers Sports Initiatives (CSI). In just...

KantarSport announced as official research partner of Soccerex

Tue 15th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce a new partnership with dedicated sports insight and research specialist, KantarSport. Part of the Kantar Media group, KantarSport combine their specialist sporting...

Leaders in Performance to grow in 2011

Fri 11th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Performance, the international conference dedicated to the identification, development and management of elite sporting talent, has announced it will be expanding the programme to 2 days...

UEFA and PL 2012 to address Euro 2012 opportunities

Fri 4th Mar 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Marcin Herra, President, PL 2012 and Martin Kallen, Euro 2012 Director, UEFA will be taking part in a panel discussing the commercial opportunities and challenges...

Real Madrid CF to speak on commercial challenges at Soccerex

Mon 28th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that both Begoña Sanz, Deputy Sales and Marketing Managing Director, Real Madrid CF and Salvatore Cuccu, Commercial Director, ACF Fiorentina will be speaking on...

Gerard Houllier, Clarke Carlisle and UEFA to speak on financial fair play

Fri 25th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce the stellar line-up of Aston Villa manager Gérard Houllier, Burnley central defender and Chairman of the Professional Footballers Association (PFA) Clarke...

Patrick Vieira & La Liga President to speak at Soccerex European Forum

Wed 23rd Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Patrick Vieira will be speaking alongside La Liga President, Jose Luis Astiazaran and European Professional Leagues Association (EPFL) CEO, Emanuel Madeiros as...

Chris Coleman Makes Grass Roots Football Debut

Wed 23rd Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Chris Coleman will make his debut at the 2011 Grass Roots Football Show. The former Fulham, Real Sociedad and Coventry City manager has been signed up to give a series of coaching master classes and...

Italian FA speaks on association strategies at Soccerex

Wed 23rd Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that the Italian FA, Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio, will be giving a special presentation at this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March, Manchester....

Grass Roots Football Biggest Ever Show

Mon 21st Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

The Grass Roots Football Show is back for 2011 and promises to be bigger and better than ever. This year’s must attend football event will take place at the NEC in Birmingham on Friday 3 rd to...

Date set for UK’s biggest deaf friendly football competition

Mon 21st Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

A tournament celebrating deaf-accessible football will arrive in Derby next month as the city plays host to the UK’s biggest competition for deaf friendly youth teams on Sunday 27 th March....

Football Legend to open Soccerex European Forum

Fri 18th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are privileged to announce that the legendary former Manchester United and Manchester City striker, Denis Law will be opening the Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March, Manchester. The former...

Nike, Konami and Facebook to speak on Digital Media

Wed 16th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that this year’s Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March, Manchester will feature a special session on Digital Media in football with representatives from industry...

Soccerex unveil new Russian event

Fri 11th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, is once again leading the way in opening up new frontiers with the announcement that they are to hold a new event, the Soccerex Russian Summit...

UEFA, Adidas, Intersport and Warner Bros to speak at European Forum

Wed 9th Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that representatives from UEFA, Adidas, Intersport and Warner Bros will be speaking on a special licensing panel at the Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March 2011. The...

The Homeless World Cup Legacy Activities Kick-Off In Brazil

Wed 2nd Feb 2011 | Football Industry Events

The Youth and Women's Leadership Centre in Santa Cruz welcomed 75 local youngsters to the first football and education day with more than 200 expected to attend a similar event this Wednesday. The...

Liverpool FC, Standard Chartered and HSBC to speak at European Forum

Fri 28th Jan 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that representatives from Liverpool FC, Standard Chartered and HSBC will all be speaking on an exclusive panel at the Soccerex European Forum (30-31 March,...

Geoff Thomas foundation official Charity partners of Soccerex European Forum

Wed 19th Jan 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce the Geoff Thomas Foundation as this year’s Charity Partner for the Soccerex European Forum 2011, 30-31 March 2011, Manchester. The Geoff Thomas Foundation...

Stadia focus at Soccerex European Forum

Tue 18th Jan 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the European Forum, 30-31 March 2011, Manchester, will include a series of Stadia specific presentations hosted by the European Stadium and Safety Management...

Howard Webb joins technology debate at Soccerex European Forum

Tue 11th Jan 2011 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Howard Webb MBE, England’s premier referee, will be taking part in a special panel on the use of technology in football at the Soccerex European Forum,...

QATAR 2022 success a triumph of teamwork and global perspective

Wed 15th Dec 2010 | Football Industry Events

Qatar’s successful bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup was a triumph for teamwork, fresh thinking and a truly global approach to overcoming challenges, according to Nigel Rushman, a strategic...

EPFL General Assembly to be held at Soccerex European Forum

Tue 14th Dec 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the Association of European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) will be holding its General Meeting at the Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March 2011, Manchester,...

German football leaders speak at Soccerex European Forum

Wed 8th Dec 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Oliver Bierhoff, German National Team Manager, Christian Seifert, CEO, Deutsche Fußball Liga and Christian Nerlinger, Director of Sport FC Bayern...

All 20 Premier League Clubs confirm for Soccerex

Mon 6th Dec 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that all 20 English Premier League Clubs have already confirmed their attendance for the Soccerex European Forum, 30-31 March, 2011. This will be the second year in...

FIFA and Football Legends to address legacy in Rio

Mon 15th Nov 2010 | Football Industry Events

With only one week to go until the start of the world’s leading football business event, the agenda for the Soccerex Global Convention is complete. The final conference panel will address...

Key Government figures confirm for Soccerex

Fri 12th Nov 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex’s first Global Convention to take place in Brazil, following a hugely successful 3 years in South Africa, has attracted key players in the Brazilian government as well as many of the...

Brazil Legacy Project Receives Official Opening

Wed 10th Nov 2010 | Football Industry Events

The state of the art Youth and Women's Leadership Centre in Santa Cruz has been built as part of the legacy project for the Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup which took place on Copacabana Beach from 19-26...

João Havelange confirmed for Soccerex in Rio

Wed 3rd Nov 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Dr João Havelange the Honorary Life President of FIFA and father of modern football has confirmed that he will address delegates on the opening day of...

Soccerex to be seen by over 850m worldwide.

Fri 29th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that all the action from the Soccerex Global Convention 2010 - the first to be held in Rio de Janeiro – will be broadcast to a combined audience of over 850...

Clube dos 13 to hold AGM at Soccerex Global Convention

Wed 27th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Clube dos 13, the organisation responsible for representing the unified interest of the top 20 Brazilian football clubs, will be holding their annual general...

UEFA to speak on financial fair play

Thu 21st Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that Andrea Traverso, Head of Club Licensing, UEFA and the man responsible for the implementation of UEFA’s financial fair play rules, is confirmed to speak at...

FC Barcelona and Boca Juniors confirm for Rio

Tue 19th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that FC Barcelona and Boca Juniors are confirmed to speak at the Soccerex Global Convention – Rio de Janeiro, 20-24 November 2010 - an event that is looking to...

Shrewsbury Town Kick it Out as weeks of action commence

Tue 12th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

This month Shrewsbury Town will be celebrating equality and diversity in football by supporting Kick It Out’s “One Game, One Community” weeks of action campaign which take place from...

Bundesliga and La Liga join World League Debate at Soccerex

Mon 11th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that Tom Bender, Member of the Executive Board, Bundesliga and Francisco Roca Perez, CEO, La Liga have both confirmed their participation in the agenda for this...

LEADERS HOSTS FIFA WORLD CUPTM TROPHY AND WINNERS

Tue 5th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football , the world’s most exclusive football business event taking place this week on the 6 th and 7 th October at Chelsea FC, is delighted to announce that the iconic FIFA World...

LEGENDS DESCEND ON MANCHESTER AS SOCCEREX LAUNCHES EUROPEAN FORUM 2011

Mon 4th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Legends from the world of football were out in force last Thursday (30th September) when Soccerex marked the launch of its European Forum with an exclusive event at Manchester’s Deansgate Hilton...

Zico, Torres, Cafu and Parreira confirmed for Soccerex

Mon 4th Oct 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that a special panel of Brazilian legends has been confirmed for the Soccerex Global Convention (20-24 November 2010), Rio de Janeiro. The panel, titled ‘The...

Final speakers and delegates make Leaders’ a complete sell out

Wed 29th Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders’ event, with conferences for Football, Sponsorship and Performance, is delighted to announce a total sell out for 2010. With over a week to go, the organisers have been forced to...

United Nations message of support for the Homeless World Cup

Thu 23rd Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

The United Nations Special Adviser on Sport for Development and Peace, Mr Wilfried Lemke, has issued a statement of support for the Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup. The United Nations considers sport as a...

Adidas Sponsors Soccerex Football Festival

Tue 21st Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex, the Global Leader for the Business of Football, has confirmed a new multi-year sponsorship deal with the leading sports manufacturer Adidas. The agreement will see Adidas become the Official...

Soccerex Launch new website

Thu 9th Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex have launched a new-look website - www.soccerex.com - that contains all the essential information from Soccerex’s different events around the globe as well as industry news, networking...

Leaders in Football Exhibition Sold Out

Thu 9th Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6th and 7th October 2010, is delighted to confirm a sell out for its...

Professional Players’ Federation launches betting integrity projects for players

Fri 3rd Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Professional Players’ Federation will announce four pilot projects to educate players about sports betting integrity issues at the first national conference which takes place on October 4 th...

Leaders host Private F1 summit

Thu 2nd Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Leaders event (which runs separate conferences for the football, sponsorship and performance industries over 6 th & 7 th October 2010 at Chelsea FC) are delighted to announce they will be...

Soccerex Announce Host City Workshop

Wed 1st Sep 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that the Soccerex Global Convention (20-24 November 2010, Rio de Janeiro) will feature a select Host City Best Practice workshop. This closed workshop is exclusive to...

Tottenham Hotspur to fund Team India in Homeless World Cup partnership

Tue 31st Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Tottenham Hotspur is delighted to announce a renewed sponsorship agreement with Team India at the 8 th Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup. Team India is organized by Krida Vikas Sanstha (KVSN) working with...

2018 / 2022 Bidding Nations present at Leaders in Football

Wed 25th Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6th and 7th October 2010, is delighted to confirm that all 9 Bidding...

Official World Cup Song for an England Team Worth Supporting

Wed 25th Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Viva England by Pint Shot Riot Viva England by Pint Shot Riot is announced as the official song for Team England as they prepare for the 8 th Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup, which takes place 19 –...

Arsenal and NFL Leaders discuss brand globalisation

Fri 13th Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Mark Waller, Chief Marketing Officer of the NFL and Tom Fox, Chief Commercial Officer, Arsenal FC, have joined the growing list of speakers at the Leaders in Sponsorship event being hosted at Chelsea...

Homeless World Cup star Bebe becomes Manchester United’s latest signing

Thu 12th Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

It was reported this morning that Manchester United signing, Bebe, played at a Homeless World Cup. Beating homelessness through football, the Homeless World Cup, is an annual world class,...

World Cup & Olympic Winner joins Leaders in Performance

Tue 10th Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Performance, the international conference dedicated to the identification, development and management of talent, taking place for the second time on 7th October 2010 at Chelsea FC London,...

Carlinhos Brown beats drum for Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup

Mon 2nd Aug 2010 | Football Industry Events

Six-time Grammy award winner, Carlinhos Brown, has contributed his support, music and voice to the Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup 60 second promo launched today. The 8 th Rio 2010 Homeless World Cup...

THE WORLD CUP FOOTBALL LAUNCHED TO BEAT HOMELESSNESS

Fri 30th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Homeless World Cup has launched the official football to beat homelessness globally. The ball can change the world football (size 5) is £9.99 and has been kicked by World Champions Lewis...

Danny Jordaan to give World Cup Insights at Leaders

Fri 30th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Danny Jordaan the CEO of the 2010 South African World Cup, will return to Leaders in Football for 2010. Jordaan will be discussing the lessons learnt from the World Cup as well as the giving the 1000...

Prozone renews Leaders in Performance Partnership

Tue 27th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Performance, the international conference dedicated to the identification, development and management of sporting talent, is pleased to announce that Prozone Sports Ltd has re-signed as a...

Seamus O’Brien, CEO, World Sports Group to speak at Soccerex Asian Forum

Thu 22nd Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Seamus O’Brien, CEO, World Sports Group, will be speaking at the Soccerex Asian Forum. This announcement is the latest in a series of recent big names...

Football League’s confirm for Leaders in Football

Tue 20th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6th and 7th October 2010, is delighted to confirm that over 30 leagues...

Chelsea FC Chief Executive at the Soccerex Asian Forum

Mon 19th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Ron Gourlay, Chief Executive, Chelsea FC will be attending the Soccerex Asian Forum, Singapore 28-29 July. Ron was appointed Chief Executive at Chelsea FC in...

Phil Lines to speak on Sports Broadcasting at Soccerex Asian Forum

Fri 16th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are pleased to announce that Phil Lines, the former Director of International Broadcasting and Media Operations at the Premier League, will be taking part in an exclusive one-to-one interview...

Boutros Boutros to address sponsorship leaders

Tue 13th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Sponsorship, the world’s most exclusive sport sponsorship event, taking place at Chelsea FC on 6 th of October 2010, is pleased to announce, Boutros Boutros, Senior Vice President,...

La Liga to speak at Soccerex Asian Forum

Tue 13th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to confirm that Francisco Roca Perez, CEO, La Liga will be speaking at the Soccerex Asian Forum in Singapore later this month (28-29 July). He will be speaking as part of a...

SOCIAL MEDIA & SPORT SUMMIT COMES TO LONDON

Thu 8th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

The UK Sports Network (UKSN) to bring its Social Media and Sport Summit to London next week. This event brings together delegates and speakers from a diverse range of sports business from around the...

Morgan discusses ownership at Chelsea FC

Tue 6th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6th and 7th October 2010, is delighted to announce that Wolverhampton...

F.C. Business announces media partnership with Careers in Sport + Leisure.

Mon 5th Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

F.C. Business is delighted to announce that it has become a media partner for the only national careers event for the sport and leisure industry. Careers in Sport & Leisure, which is returning for...

Liverpool FC Commercial Director confirms for Soccerex Asian Forum

Fri 2nd Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Ian Ayre, Commercial Director, Liverpool FC, has confirmed that he will be speaking at the Soccerex Asian Forum taking place 28-29 July at the Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore. Ian is the...

Leaders in Sponsorship launched for global brands

Thu 1st Jul 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Sponsorship, the new invitation-only conference that delivers leading sponsorship insight and unprecedented networking with senior brand and sponsorship executives in sport is proud to...

United States Committed to 2018 Bid

Fri 25th Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

Bid committee executive director David Downs insists the United States is fully committed to bidding for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as it has not received a "compelling enough reason to drop out". With...

MLS and NHL owners meet at Chelsea FC?

Mon 21st Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6 th and 7 th October 2010, is pleased to announce that St Louis Blues...

Mohammed Bin Hammam looks beyond Asia

Tue 15th Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

Mohammed Bin Hammam, President of the Asian Football Confederation, will be addressing the international audience at Leaders in Football on 6th & 7th October 2010 at Chelsea FC. Opening the event...

VISA and Group M to speak at Soccerex Asian Forum

Tue 15th Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

VISA, the world’s leading global payments technology firm and one of FIFA’s Global Partners , have confirmed they will be part of the conference programme at the inaugural Soccerex Asian...

2010 MBNA Northwest Football Awards Launched

Thu 10th Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

One of the North West’s biggest employers has been announced as the Title Sponsor for a prestigious event in the footballing calendar. Chester-based MBNA, a subsidiary of the Bank of America,...

Russia 2018/2022 Bid Committee to sponsor Soccerex Networking Cafe in Asia and Brazil

Tue 8th Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to confirm that the Russia 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup Bid Committee has signed up to sponsor the networking cafe at both the Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore) and the...

F.C. Business exhibiting at Grass Roots Football Live this weekend

Thu 3rd Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

F.C. Business, proud media partners of Grass Roots Football Live will be exhibiting at this weekend’s show. In what looks set to be a great show, we would like to invite those who are attending...

Indonesia, Hong Kong and UAE Football Associations confirm for Soccerex Asian Forum

Tue 1st Jun 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Football Associations of Indonesia, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates have all confirmed they will attend the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore). They join the growing...

ESPN STAR Sports comes on board as the Official Broadcast Media Partner for Soccerex Asian Forum

Thu 27th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that Asia’s top sports content provider ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) is partnering with its Asian Forum, scheduled to be held in Singapore on 28-29 July, as the...

Soccerex launches its Asian Forum conference programme

Mon 24th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore) has received considerable attention from the global football community and this morning revealed its provisional speaker and conference agenda...

Soccerex strengthens ties with Asian Football Associations

Mon 17th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

The Philippine Football Federation is the latest Asian football authority to sign up for the eagerly anticipated Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore). Ahead of this ground-breaking business...

SBOBET tackle fan engagement at Soccerex Asian Forum

Wed 12th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

After securing the title sponsorship for the Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore), SBOBET's Executive Director, Bill Mummery will join MP & Silva and a major sports broadcaster to discuss...

ARSENAL CHARITY BALL RAISES £450,000 FOR GREAT ORMOND STREET HOSPITAL

Thu 6th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

Arsène Wenger, the Arsenal first team squad, Barbara Windsor, Dermot O’Leary and Matt Lucas together with a host of other celebrities and special guests attended The Gunners’ World...

FC Barcelona and French Football Federation join Soccerex Asian Forum conference agenda

Thu 6th May 2010 | Football Industry Events

Gerard Houllier (Technical Director, French Football Federation) and Albert Capellas (Senior Youth Coordinator, FC Barcelona) have joined the illustrious speaker line-up at this summer’s...

Capello gives World Cup insights

Tue 27th Apr 2010 | Football Industry Events

ENGLAND manager Fabio Capello gave an exclusive and revealing insight into the art of successful football management at a private forum for 50 sporting and business heavyweights organised by Leaders...

Football looks to new media and technology for commercial gain

Tue 13th Apr 2010 | Football Industry Events

After a 5 month consultation process with 70 senior executives across the global sports and football industry, Leaders in Football reveals that new commercial, media, mobile, and technology services...

Exclusive session on the founding of the Barclays Premier League

Mon 12th Apr 2010 | Football Industry Events

David Dein, former Vice-Chairman of Arsenal & The FA, will provide an insight on the formation, development and global appeal of Europe’s most high-profile league at the inaugural Soccerex...

The Qatar 2022 Bid Committee sign year-long sponsorship deal with Soccerex

Tue 6th Apr 2010 | Football Industry Events

Following the Qatar 2022 Bid Committee’s successful participation at last year’s Soccerex Global Convention and the recent Soccerex European Forum, the committee have decided to sign up...

Walsall Chief Executive Honoured

Wed 31st Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

Walsall FC Chief Executive, Roy Whalley, recently received the Walsall Lifelong Learning Alliance's (WLLA) Chair's Awards for his role in helping promote and develop adult earning across the Borough....

Global betting giant secures title sponsorship of the Soccerex Asian Forum

Fri 26th Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to unveil SBOBET Isle of Man, leading online betting service, as the title sponsors for the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore). Bill Mummery (Executive...

Thailand football chief confirms for Soccerex Asian Forum

Mon 22nd Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

Worawi Makudi (President of the Thailand FA and FIFA Executive Committee member) has given his backing to July’s inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (July 28-29, Singapore) by confirming he will take...

Mohamed bin Hammam confirms for Soccerex Asian Forum

Mon 15th Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

After expressing his support for the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore), Soccerex are delighted to confirm that the President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) will speak...

Reading FC named 'Family Club of the Year'

Mon 15th Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

Reading Football Club were delighted to be named the E.ON Championship Family Club of the Year award for 2010 at the official Football League Awards. The club received the award at a gala dinner at...

Business of Sport debate calls for clubs to re-consider player wages

Wed 3rd Mar 2010 | Football Industry Events

In a televised debate broadcast live on the BBC News channel from the Soccerex European Forum last night, experts called for football clubs to consider more performance-related bonuses and lowering...

IMG ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH SOCCEREX

Fri 26th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

IMG, the world’s premier sports, entertainment and media company, announced today a new global partnership with Soccerex, the worldwide leader for the business of football, hosting convention...

David Gill announced as final speaker for the Soccerex European Forum

Mon 22nd Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to announce that CEO, David Gill, will take part in a 1-to-1 interview at the Soccerex European Forum (2-3 March, Manchester). Forbes recently valued Manchester United at $1.87...

Just twenty-five passes remain for Soccerex European Forum

Fri 19th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

There are only 25 places remaining for football industry stakeholders to reserve at next week’s Soccerex European Forum in Manchester. This event will bring together a thousand delegates and...

Soccerex welcomes Russian bid to the European Forum

Thu 18th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex is delighted to confirm that the Russia 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™ Bid Committee will take a significant presence at the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester from 2-3 March. On a recent...

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge added to Soccerex European Forum speaker line-up

Wed 17th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Soccerex are delighted to announce that the Chairman of the European Club Association (ECA) and FC Bayern Munich will join other industry heavyweights at the Soccerex European Forum (2-3 March,...

Soccerex partner Paddy Power for exclusive FIFA World CupTM offer

Mon 15th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Delegates to Soccerex's European Forum in Manchester (2-3 March) are getting an unexpected World Cup bonus following a recent deal with Paddy Power. Under the agreement, anyone who registers for the...

Huddersfield Town Shortlisted For A Record Five Football League Awards

Fri 12th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Huddersfield Town has been shortlisted for no less than five Football League Awards, the English football equivalent of the Oscars. This equals the record number of awards one Club has been...

UEFA Chief David Taylor set to speak at the Soccerex European Forum

Thu 11th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

David Taylor (Chief Executive, UEFA Events SA) will take part in an exclusive session on the creation of UEFA Events SA at the Soccerex European Forum (2-3 March, Manchester). As an industry leader he...

La Liga and The Football League join the debate at Soccerex Forum

Wed 10th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Francisco Roca Perez (CEO, La Liga) and Stewart Thomson (Commercial Director, The Football League) are the latest speakers to confirm their participation at the Soccerex European Forum (2-3 March)....

Macesport retained for Grass Roots Football LIVE

Tue 9th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

Macesport have been re-appointed to handle public relations services for Grass Roots Football LIVE 2010. It will be the third successive year that the Nottingham-based sports communications agency...

England 2018 promote bid at the Soccerex European Forum

Mon 8th Feb 2010 | Football Industry Events

England 2018 has signed a deal with Soccerex to sponsor the VIP reception on the first day of the Soccerex European Forum (2-3 March, Manchester). This networking evening will offer Soccerex delegates...