Gareth Southgate appointed England manager

 Gareth Southgate appointed England manager on four-year contract Gareth Southgate has been appointed as England manager on a permanent basis. Southgate, 46, stepped up from his role as England Under-21s manager in September following Sam Allardyce’s departure...

Barcelona signs sponsorship deal with Rakuten

 Barcelona has struck a shirt sponsorship deal worth £47m ($58m) a year with Japanese online firm Rakuten. It is one of the biggest football shirt sponsorships yet seen and could make Barcelona wealthier than Real Madrid, currently the world’s richest club. The...

Police begin football corruption investigation

 Police have opened a criminal investigation into an allegation of bribery after reviewing material from the Daily Telegraph’s investigation into suspected corruption in football. Sam Allardyce left his post as England boss after the newspaper investigation...

Premier League Sleeve Sponsors Approved

Premier League officials have given the clubs another way of generating cash by allowing top flight clubs to have sleeve sponsors. According to UK Press, a deal was struck between the 20 Premier League clubs and the PL two weeks ago and this has the potential to earn...