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RBNY head-coach on Caden Clark: "He can make a career for himself in Europe."

In an interview with transfermarkt's German website current New York Red Bulls head-coach Gerhard Struber offered some information on one of the next exciting young prospects scheduled to arrive in Bundesliga in December. Assuming that the Ricardo Pepi deal does indeed got through, there will be at least two highly...
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Finance expert claims Tottenham could ‘hugely benefit’ from ENIC investment

Football finance expert Kieran Maguire believes Tottenham could ‘hugely benefit’ from ENIC’s alleged planned investment in Standard Liege, as it may help negate the monetary impact caused by Brexit. Reports emerged that ENIC, headed by multi-billionaire Joe Lewis and managed by Daniel Levy, are potentially entering talks with the Belgian...
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Man City's Premier League and Carabao Cup trophies to go on display at Expo 2020 Dubai

Manchester City fans in the UAE will be able to get a glimpse of the Premier League and Carabao Cup trophies when they go on display at Expo 2020 Dubai this week. In partnership with Etisalat, the trophies won by the men's team in 2020/21 will be on display at the Aussie Park five-a-side pitch at Expo’s Sports, Fitness & Wellbeing Hub, as part of special City Football Schools sessions at 4.30pm on Tuesday, October 19 and 3.30pm on Wednesday, October 20.
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No Patrick Vieira at Arsenal (yet): How Gunners manager job has proven elusive for club legend

Patrick Vieira is an Arsenal club legend, the captain of its Invincibles team and one of the club’s leaders during his nine years playing for them. But he will be coaching against his former club when he leads Crystal Palace against Arsenal. And if he’s successful, many supporters at the Emirates will be wondering why Vieira isn’t sitting on the Gunners’ bench.

How good a manager is Patrick Vieira? His coaching career so far

Patrick Vieira was perhaps a surprising choice to succeed Roy Hodgson as Crystal Palace manager. After all, the 45-year-old former Arsenal captain only had two-and-a-half years' worth of managerial experience in Europe under his belt. But, on the other hand, he's been carving out a coaching career for himself ever...

Guild Esports appoints Edgar Chekera as first Performance Manager

UK-based esports organisation Guild Esports has appointed Edgar Chekera, formerly of City Football Group, as its first Performance Manager. In his new role, Chekera will work with Guild’s players across a number of fields. This includes one-on-one sports psychology work and team sessions. Chekera is an experienced professional with almost...

Report: Newcastle United owner wants to purchase a South American club

Earlier this month, Prince Mohammed Bin Salman bought Newcastle United for around £300 million, making the Premier League side one of the richest in the world. However, it seems as though the new Newcastle owners want to also dip their toes into owning a club in South America. According to TyC Sports (via TNT Sports Brazil), Salman wants to purchase Brazilian side Cruzeiro Esporte Clube.
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Man City in advanced talks to buy ADO Den Haag

Manchester City are in talks to buy into ADO Den Haag. AD says ADO Den Haag are seeking a new buyer and are in desperate need given their financial situation. ADO Den Haag has until November 1 to find a new owner, or at least a bank guarantee of €5.1m. If that fails, the club's professional license from the Keuken Kampioen Divisie will be revoked. ADO has now been deducted six points in the competition.

Expo 2020 Dubai: Manchester City bring EPL trophy

(MENAFN- Khaleej Times) Expo 2020 Dubai will play host to the Premier League and Carabao Cup trophies on October 18-19, as part of its partnership with Manchester City, the reigning champions in both competitions, with fans of all ages able to catch a glimpse of the sparkling silverware. On both...
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Manchester City teams up with Qualtrics for fan experience management

Current English Premier League champions Manchester City are teaming up with online survey company Qualtrics to tap into feedback from fans to enhance their matchday experience. Manchester City, which is one of the 11 clubs that make up the City Football Group which also includes New York City FC and...

How UAE investment transformed UK football and horseracing

The close of the 2021 flat racing season in the UK falls on Saturday with the Champions Day meeting at Ascot racecourse, which will a feature a strong line-up from the UAE-backed Godolphin operation. For Hugh Anderson, the UK managing director, the day will be a successive milestone year in...

Manchester City Kicks Off New Partnership With Qualtrics

Qualtrics will become Manchester City’s Official Experience Management Software Partner. The new partnership will allow the English soccer club to use Qualtrics’ industry-leading experience management software to tap into its fans’ feedback to provide the best possible matchday experience. Manchester City, English soccer club and 2021 Premier League champions, today...

NFL $50m data buy

Pro Football Focus (PFF) – owned by US broadcaster and former professional footballer Cris Collinsworth – has sold a minority stake to Silver Lake private equity, as the data company plots an expansion into new markets including soccer-football. Cincinnati-based PFF already works with all 32 NFL teams, as well as many college football programs. Silver Lake reportedly paid $50m for the stake but the actual shareholding has not been disclosed.

Man City kicks off Qualtrics partnership to ‘listen to fans’

Manchester City FC has announced a partnership with Qualtrics – an experience management company which will become the clubs official management software partner. The new collaboration looks to provide the best possible matchday experience for fans and will allow the Club to use industry software to listen to fans’ feedback following each fixture.