Premier League Opening Fixtures

The 2019-20 Premier League season will start with Champions League winners Liverpool hosting promoted Norwich City on Friday, 9 August. Champions Manchester City will open the defence of their title the following day with a trip to West Ham. Aston Villa and Sheffield...

Farhad Moshiri increases stake in Everton

Everton made another financial readjustment in its shareholding structure with billionaire owner majority owner Farhad Moshiri increasing his ownership from 68.6% to 77.2%. Moshiri had previously indicated that he planned to increase his stake in the club to above 75%...

Everton’s matchday income keeps dropping

Everton’s matchday revenue has decreased most of the current Premier League teams. Moving to a bigger stadium, or just increasing capacity, as Liverpool have done, will massively grow matchday revenue. But the cost of building a new stadium keeps piling up: “Each year...

West Ham’s new shirt deal

 West Ham United have signed an extension of their shirt sponsorship contract with Betway in a six-year agreement that will run until 2025. The partnership is worth £10 million a year, the biggest deal in the Premier League outside of the “Big Six” clubs. The new deal...

Real Madrid ‘most valuable club in Europe’

Real Madrid has overtaken Manchester United and been named most valuable European football club, being worth about €3.22bn (£2.91bn), says KPMG. The Spanish club tops KPMG’s study of top sides’ “enterprise value”. The report, based on the...