Posts Tagged ‘World Cup’

Barcelona agree £125m shirt deal

Barcelona agree £125m shirt deal

Barcelona have ended their long term stance of refusing commercial shirt sponsorship by signing a record £125m deal with the Qatar Foundation. The Catalan giants have paid to carry the Unicef logo for the last five years and the children’s charity will share shirt space with the new sponsors. Barcelona have a sizeable debt but now claim to be «the undisputed …

by admin on Декабрь 13th, 2010 Комментарии к записи Barcelona agree £125m shirt deal отключены

Football, sun and fun:  Spain-Portugal 2018 World Cup

Football, sun and fun: Spain-Portugal 2018 World Cup

It would be the final flourish in a triumphant year for Spanish sport. After their victory in this year’s World Cup, Spaniards are slowly starting to believe they could win the vote to host the competition in 2018. The joint candidacy of Spain-Portugal has not been the bookies’ favourite so far, but the man heading the Iberian bid is buoyant. …

by admin on Декабрь 2nd, 2010 Комментарии к записи Football, sun and fun: Spain-Portugal 2018 World Cup отключены

Franz Beckenbauer to stand down from FIFA executive

Franz Beckenbauer to stand down from FIFA executive

German football legend Franz Beckenbauer said Thursday he will not stand for re-election for world football’s governing body FIFA’s executive committee in 2011. The 65-year-old, who both captained and coached Germany to World Cup titles in 1974 and 1990, revealed the news in a press release citing personal and family reasons for his decision. ‘The Kaiser’ was elected to FIFA’s executive committee in …

by admin on Ноябрь 11th, 2010 Комментарии к записи Franz Beckenbauer to stand down from FIFA executive отключены