Future sports technology & next generation business insights
Investment is the lifeblood of any business and in sport, the movement of money has reflected profound shifts in everything from geographical power bases to consumer behaviour. The way big and small funds work in sport has changed, too, settling into the rhythms and demands of the industry.
by Eoin Connolly
Where the sports industry goes next
SportsPro looks back over an Italian club soccer saga that bounced from Catalunya to the Court of Milan, and ended with Sky Italia and Perform picking up the pieces.
by Nick Friend
Hookit, SportsPro’s official data partner, offers its definitive verdict on the most interesting and engaging social media activity ahead of soccer’s foremost international showpiece.
by Guest Contributor
SportsPro examines the business behind Russia's World Cup stadia, as well as the challenges faced in preparing the 12 venues for the tournament.
Since the last Fifa World Cup in Brazil, soccer media has been transformed by digital and changes in consumer behaviour. Platforms like Copa90 have been at the forefront of that revolution, and this summer’s international tournament provides an opportunity for the fan-centric network to cement its reputation as a hub of modern soccer coverage.
by Sam Carp
Professor Daniel Gervais, chair in law at Vanderbilt University, states the case against Saudi Arabia-based broadcaster ArabSat's piracy breach of Qatari network BeIN Sports' media rights.
In an attempt to avoid the pitfalls that have befallen previous major event hosts, Morocco has chosen to pursue a sustainable model for its 2026 World Cup bid. Here, SportsPro assesses the merits of a new kind of host offer.
by Tom Bassam
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