Eleven Sports to take on Sky and BT Sport for Scottish soccer rights

Eleven Sports to take on Sky and BT Sport for Scottish soccer rights

Amazon and Facebook also in talks as league executives eye record UK£40m new rights deal.

19 October 2018

Corinthians flag down Uber deal

Corinthians flag down Uber deal

Car-sharing app secures exclusive at-stadium drop-off zone.

19 October 2018

NBA expands NextVR League Pass offering

NBA expands NextVR League Pass offering

Basketball league adds Oculus Venues to VR experiences distribution.

19 October 2018

Coca-Cola steers into Formula One with McLaren deal

Coca-Cola steers into Formula One with McLaren deal

Soft drink giant’s branding to appear on a Formula One car for first time.

19 October 2018

NBC Sports launches regional network team content app

NBC Sports launches regional network team content app

MyTeams provides live game coverage from 25 teams across four major US sports.

18 October 2018

LA Clippers’ new AR offering seeks to reinvent viewing experience

LA Clippers’ new AR offering seeks to reinvent viewing experience

CourtVision allows fans to see animations and alternative graphics alongside TV feed.

18 October 2018

Confusion reigns over Vitaly Mutko’s RFU presidency

Confusion reigns over Vitaly Mutko’s RFU presidency

Disgraced official listed as Russian soccer body’s head on its website.

18 October 2018

Manchester City go cashless with Tappit deal

Manchester City go cashless with Tappit deal

Deal with cashless payment company applies across UK and Asia.

18 October 2018

UConn inks US$96m IMG renewal

UConn inks US$96m IMG renewal

15-year extension sees agency get Huskies’ licensing and multimedia rights until 2033.

18 October 2018

Real Madrid confirm talks with esports organisation

Real Madrid confirm talks with esports organisation

Club discussing League of Legends with MAD Lions.

18 October 2018

DFB signs Fanatics online retail deal

DFB signs Fanatics online retail deal

German national soccer team get bespoke e-commerce platform.

18 October 2018

Pro14 pens latest OTT deal with FloSports

Pro14 pens latest OTT deal with FloSports

Sports streaming service to cover rugby union league in multiple markets until 2021.

18 October 2018

Wembley sale off after Shahid Khan withdraws UK£600m offer

Wembley sale off after Shahid Khan withdraws UK£600m offer

Jacksonville Jaguars owner admits lack of support from within FA led to removal of bid.

17 October 2018

Eleven Sports to stop broadcasts during UK blackout

Eleven Sports to stop broadcasts during UK blackout

Company maintains that FA rule is outdated and key contributor to piracy.

17 October 2018

Mountain Dew names A’ja Wilson first WNBA ambassador

Mountain Dew names A’ja Wilson first WNBA ambassador

Rolling sports business news wrap: Every deal, every day.

17 October 2018

New England Revolution reveal US$35m training facility plans

New England Revolution reveal US$35m training facility plans

MLS outfit to continue search for soccer-specific stadium.

17 October 2018