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Starting mid-night of May 25, 2009 to May 28, 2009, sale and consumption of alcohol is banned by the Roman authorities in and around Stadio Olimpico and in public transport to prevent hooliganism ahead of the Champions League finals match.

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Panasonic Presents 360° OBSERVATION CAM - Neymar Jr.'s Crazy Skills in 360-degree Real Footage!
Business Wire IndiaPanasonic Corporation released a new web content, "360° OBSERVATION CAM," on Monday, December 21, 2015 at 10:00 (Japan Time), where users can view the 360-degree footage of Neymar Jr.’s amazing skills on smartphone or computers.

Chelsea FC Joins EdWorkz to Launch Maths App for Kids
Business Wire IndiaAdvancement in technology has not only influenced adults, but children are equally tech-savvy from a very young age. EdWorkz, a Sydney based enterprise, has integrated this interest to enhance the maths learning experience of children. They have partnered with English Premier League champions Chelsea FC to launch the Chelsea FC Maths for Kids app

Chelsea Football Club Partners With Wipro to Transform their Digital Journey, Fan Engagement and In-Stadia Experience
Business Wire IndiaWipro Limited, (NYSE:WIT), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been chosen by Chelsea Football Club as its official digital and IT partner

Panasonic Introduces Full Reproduction of Neymar Jr.'s Amazing Skills with 3D CG Video ""NEYMAR JR. CRAZY SKILLS""
Business Wire IndiaPanasonic Corporation introduced today the full reproduction of Neymar Jr.'s amazing skills, which enthralls people around the world, with super-real 3D computer graphic video. These incredible images can be viewed from a 360-degree perspective on smartphones or computers via a new webpage, “NEYMAR JR

Murex MX.3 Innovation: Turning Collateral Management into a Revenue Opportunity
Business Wire IndiaMUREX SAS (“Murex”), the leading provider of cross-asset trading, risk, and back-office solutions, announces the release of its fully overhauled MX

Playphone Announces Distribution Partnership With Cyanogen
Business Wire IndiaPlayphone®, Inc., a global leader in mobile social gaming, announced a distribution partnership with Cyanogen Inc. to offer the Playphone Game Store on the commercial Cyanogen operating system in key international markets.

SES and CANAL+ Test Champions League in Ultra HD on ASTRA
Business Wire IndiaSES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced that CANAL + Group will test-broadcast the Final of the Champions League match FC Barcelona - Juventus produced by UEFA in Ultra High Definition on ASTRA. The experimental transmission will be made from the ASTRA prime orbital position 19

NABUfit Global Signs Peter Schmeichel as NABUfit Global Ambassador
On December 11, 2015, NABUfit Global Inc. (OTCQB: NBFT) entered into an ambassador agreement with Peter Schmeichel, the former goalkeeper for Manchester United.

Alumni Sprints League Reunites Rival Rowers
OLD LYME, CT--(Marketwired - October 16, 2015) - The creators of the Alumni Sprints Regatta are pleased to announce the formation of the Alumni Sprints League ("ASL"). High school, college and graduate school alumni have raced Alumni Sprints Regattas annually since 2013 in Greenwich, CT and Philadelphia, PA. ASL expands alumni rowing to five cities across the U

RR Media Announces Value Added Online Sports Services Available on Any Screen
RR Media (NASDAQ: RRM), a leading provider of global digital media services to the broadcast and media industries, is providing a new value-added online sports platform for sports organizations, in partnership with Pi Telecom. Users get access to various free and subscription based premium content on any screen and device

NXT-ID, Inc. Announces William Fields (Former CEO of Wal-Mart Retail Stores Division) Appointed to Advisory Board
NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announces that retail veteran William Fields, former President and CEO of Wal-Mart Retail Stores Division and Chief Executive Officer of Blockbuster Entertainment Group, a division of Viacom, Inc, has joined its Advisory Board.

Unite 2015: 2015 Unity Awards Winners Revealed
Unity Technologies, the creator of Unity, a flexible and high-performance development platform used to make creative and intelligent interactive 3D and 2D experiences, announced the winners of the 2015 Unity Awards at the 2015 Unite Conference in Boston, MA.

Heineken N.V. reports 2015 half year results
Continued organic revenue and profit growth

Canal+ Group Utilizes Envivio Muse(TM) Ultra HD for UEFA Championship
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - July 06, 2015) - Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI), a leading provider of software-based video processing and delivery solutions, provided fans with an Ultra HD vision of the future of soccer telecasts when it supplied encoding support to Canal+ Group for its satellite and OTT distribution trial of the UEFA Championship League soccer final concluded on June 6, 2015.

BT Sport selects Ericsson to launch UK's first UHDTV channel

Kitron signs frame agreement with SAAB AB, business unit Avionics Systems
(2015-06-11) Kitron's subsidiary Kitron AB in Jönköping, Sweden, has signed a strategically important long-term frame agreement with Saab AB (Business Unit Avionics Systems) for military avionics and aeronautic electronic equipment.

AudienceView Gains Momentum in First Half of 2015 -- Welcomes Princeton University, Multi-Year Renewal With The FA Group and Launches AV Community
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 09, 2015) - AudienceView, a world leader in e-commerce software for events and entertainment organizations, is pleased to announce a strong first half of 2015, with growth marked by notable customer wins, numerous contract renewals and the launch of its latest offering, AV Community.

The Football Association and The FA Group Extend 10-Year Partnership With AudienceView
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 24, 2015) - AudienceView, a world leader in e-commerce software for events and entertainment organizations, including more than 550 venues in 15 countries, is pleased to announce a multi-year extension of its 10-year partnership with the internationally renowned Football Association (FA) and Wembley Stadium, its iconic 90,000-seat venue

Scotiabank Reports First Quarter Earnings and Increases Dividend
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Carlo Ancelotti fends off questions about his future
Real Madrid loses to Juventus 3-2 on aggregate in Champions League semi-finals

Panasonic Sponsored Gamba Osaka Football Club Secures Domestic Treble!
On December 13, 2014, Gamba Osaka, a J-League football club sponsored by Panasonic, beat Montedio Yamagata at the final match of the Emperor's Cup, a national championship that boasts the longest tradition in the nation's football history.

Ten Sports and WWE® Expand Partnership in India
WWE (NYSE:WWE) and Ten Sports have extended their television distribution agreement for five more years through 2019 while growing their partnership beyond WWE’s weekly flagship programming to include localized content, more languages and live events

I Pledge To Save 12- An Initiative by HCG Foundation
Aimed at spreading awareness about how one can save, HCG Foundation in association with KSCA and Karbonn KPL announced the launch of a property and registration drive in the city today. The launch of the initiative by HCG Foundation “I pledge to save 12” witnessed cricketers from the Karbonn Karnataka Premier League (KPL) present at the occasion as well

UEFA Champions Festival in Lisbon Draws to a Close with Impressive Figures
The 2014 edition of the UEFA Champions Festival closed yesterday following four days of free football-related activities.

UEFA Champions League Movies Premiere Draws the Crowds in Lisbon
The world premiere of the UEFA Champions League movie drew massive crowds at the UEFA Champions League Festival last night. The 25-minute film celebrates some of the most dramatic moments in the history of the world's most prestigious club competition since the first European Champion Clubs' Cup was contested in 1955/56.

UEFA Champions League Opens in Lisbon
The 2014 UEFA Champions League Festival is officially open in Lisbon, Portugal. Earlier today and 80 piece military band from the Guarda Nacional Republicana escorted the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women’s Champions League Trophies into Praça do Comércio

Champions League Final Activities Kick off in Lisbon
UEFA Champions League Final activities kicked off today in Lisbon as UEFA handed over a maxi pitch to the city, to be used for grass-roots football activities. Maniche, former Portugal international, was on hand to coach a group of local children during the first match played on the pitch, located in Clube Oriental de Lisboa’s premises.

UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women’s Champions League Trophies Handed over to Lisbon City
Earlier today the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women’s Champions League trophies were handed over to the city of Lisbon by UEFA President Michel Platini, following a tour through several landmarks of the Portuguese capital.

Ji-Sung Park Returns to Old Trafford
Former Manchester United midfielder, Ji-Sung Park will make a return at the Premier League club as he takes up his post as Club Ambassador.

Audi Launches Giant LED Scoreboard in Brooklyn to Celebrate Soccer Victories
A total of 28 Audi A8 models are stacked together to form a 40-foot LED digital scoreboard Audi LED Scoreboard will showcase top scores throughout the month The scoreboard is the first installation in a season-long commitment by Audi to bring world-class soccer to the U.S

Audi Football Summit to Take Place in New Jersey This July
Summit to take place on July 31, 2014 at Red Bull Arena International match will feature FIFA Club World Champion FC Bayern Munich and Club Deportivo GuadalajaraThis marks the first time Audi has brought the international excitement of soccer stateside Audi will bring the excitement of world-class soccer to the U.S. this July with the Audi Football Summit

FOX Sports and AYSO Growing Soccer in the U.S. With New Partnership
TORRANCE, CA--(Marketwired - April 22, 2014) - The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) and FOX Sports announced a wide-ranging partnership today, making FOX Sports and its family of networks the premier sponsor of AYSO and presenting partner of AYSO's 50th Anniversary.

Right To Play Launches Global Campaign: #RTPNation Campaign Unites 300 Olympians and Athletes Who Believe in the Power of Sport and Play

HEINEKEN invites young adults to "Dance More, Drink Slow" in new global campaign to make drinking in moderation cool
Amsterdam, January 6th 2014 - HEINEKEN has teamed up with world famous DJ, Armin Van Buuren, for a pioneering campaign that reaches young adults when they are drinking on and around the dancefloor. The global campaign, called "Dance More, Drink Slow", delivers a powerful responsible drinking message in a new, compelling way

Titan Bet Launches Unbeatable Refund Offer for Second Round of UEFA Champions League
Matchday 1 of the 2013-14 Champions League did not disappoint with some brilliant individual and team performances, a touch of drama, and an abundance of inspirational goals. To add to what promises to be another round of fantastic football starting on October 1st, Titan Bet has created a refund offer that will perfectly mark the much anticipated Matchday 2.

NXT-ID Appoints Two Former MasterCard Executives to Its Newly Formed Advisory Board
NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCQB: NXTD), a biometrics company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces the appointment of two key advisory board members, Mr. Lawrence Flanagan and Mr. Ken Moy. The appointments from the card payment industry align with the company's roll-out and 2014 launch of The Wocket™, a next generation biometrically secure wallet.

Titan Bet Offers Low-Risk Multiple Bets for Champions League Matchday 5
As the Champions League progresses, the suspense grows and with it the speculation around which team will have what it takes to go all the way in this most prestigious of football showdowns. To add to the excitement, Titan Bet has thought up a fun and rewarding way for football bettors to get the most out of their Champions League betting.

adidas AG : adidas and FIFA extend partnership until 2030
adidas AG /adidas AG : adidas and FIFA extend partnership until 2030. Ad hoc announcement according to § 15 WpHG. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

    Amsterdam, 31st October 2013: - HEINEKEN today announced the extension of its sponsorship with the UEFA Champions League. The new agreement, means that Heineken® the leading international, premium beer brand will continue as an official partner of the world's most prestigious club football competition up to and including the 2017 / 2018 season.

Live Barrett-Jackson Auction Programming Now Available in More Homes Than Any Other Auction Company in History
After a successful 17-year relationship with SPEED, Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, announced today that it is expanding its auction coverage, with programming now available on several platforms on the FOX Family of Networks.

Heineken N.V. Trading Update - First Quarter 2013
Amsterdam, 24 April 2013 - Heineken N.V. today announced its trading update for the first quarter of 2013. In the quarter:

NeuLion Delivers Live Curling Worldwide for Sportsnet
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand sports content to Internet-connected devices, today announced a partnership expansion with Sportsnet to deliver the Grand Slam of Curling via an exciting online sports streaming service.

ESIPL Signs Multi-year Distribution Agreement with Airtel Digital TV
ESPN Software India Pvt Ltd (ESIPL) has signed a multi-year agreement with DTH arm of the leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel - Airtel Digital TV to enable distribution of the six primary channels of ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) in India - STAR Cricket, STAR Sports, STAR Sports 2, ESPN, STAR Cricket HD and ESPN HD on Airtel Digital TV

G-cluster Launches the First Cloud Gaming Version of Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer 2013
G-cluster Global is glad to announce the launch of Konami’s famous soccer title Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 on the Orange cloud gaming service. This is the result of a great collaboration between G-cluster Global and Konami studios.

ESPN STAR Sports Ends 2012 with a Record Haul of Creative Awards
ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) continued its creative leadership, capping a successful calendar year with a total of 14 awards for its in-house on-air campaigns when it clinched two Gold and two Silver awards at the recent Promax Asia Awards that honours the industry’s best communications campaigns

STAR Cricket Expands Presence in South East Asia
ESPN STAR Sports (ESS), Asia’s No. 1 sports content provider, today announced new carriage deals for STAR Cricket in the Philippines and Indonesia, highlighting its expanding footprint beyond traditional cricket markets and ESS’ efforts in growing the popularity of the sport across South-east Asia

Expedia Signs Up as Official Sponsor of Professional Referees and Match Officials
Expedia, the world’s largest online travel agency, has signed a deal to become the Official Sponsor of Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMO). The deal will see the Expedia brand appear on the shirts of match officials at the Barclays Premier League, the npower Football League, The FA Cup with Budweiser, the Capital One Cup and other domestic, professional matches

Karbonn Mobiles Signs Up as the Title Sponsor of Champions League Twenty20
Leading mobile handset manufacturer Karbonn Mobiles has signed up as the title sponsor of Champions League Twenty20 starting with the fourth edition of this marquee tournament due to be held in South Africa later this year. Karbonn Mobiles signed the deal today with ESPN STAR Sports, the commercial partners of Champions League Twenty20

ESPN STAR Sports Strikes Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement for Sri Lanka Premier League
ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s No. 1 sports content provider, today announced that it has reached a multi-year broadcast rights agreement for exclusive coverage of the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) in India. The first edition of this T20 league will be played in August 2012. The multi-year deal includes a minimum of 24 T20 matches per season

ESPN STAR Sports and ESPN International Announce Cricket Deal for ICC Events and Champions League Twenty20 for Latin America
ESPN STAR and ESPN International have entered into a cricket distribution agreement for Latin America to carry top ICC events and the Champions League Twenty20 through 2015. This will be the first time that these events will be presented in the region

Chelsea records its first victory in 2012-13 Premier League
Chelsea beat Wigan 2-0

Ivory Coast striker Salomon Kalou joins French club Lille
Salomon Kalou joins French Club Lille on a free transfer following his release from Chelsea

Spanish manager Del Bosque becomes first to complete treble of CL, WC and Euros
Spanish coach Vicente Del Bosque has engrossed his name in the history of football by completing a treble of winning three major tournaments as a manager, which includes the Champions League during his spell as Real Madrid manager, the World Cup and the Euro Cup with the Spanish national team.

AVB set for 3-yr-deal as Spurs' new manager
Former Porto manager Andre Villas-Boas flew into London on Monday to sign a three-year deal with Tottenham Hotspurs to become the club's new manager.

'Triple medallist' Torres keen to put convoluted season behind him
Spanish forward Fernando Torres has expressed keenness to put the memories of a complicated season with his club Chelsea and national team behind him despite winning three medals.

LA Galaxy ready to prise Lampard off Chelsea for team up with Becks
American soccer club Los Angeles Galaxy are ready to make a fresh move to prise Frank Lampard away from Chelsea and make him a team-mate of David Beckham's team-mate in Major League Soccer in the United States.

Champions League T20 tournament in South Africa shows faith in CSA: Faul
Another global tournament in South Africa has highlighted the international cricket community's faith in the country and its ability to host major tournaments, according to Cricket SA (CSA) acting CEO Jacques Faul.

Ronaldo says he is no 'choker' when it comes to taking penalties
Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has insisted that he is no bottler and was desperate to take Portugal's fifth penalty against Spain.

Man U confirms pre-season friendly with Barca in Sweden
Manchester United have confirmed that they will face Barcelona in a pre-season friendly at Gothenburg, Sweden on August 8.

Spurs slap œ40mn price tag on Modric amidst transfer request reports
Tottenham Hotspurs has slapped a 40 million pound price tag on their star midfielder Luka Modric amidst reports that the Croatian international is planning to submit a transfer request.

India sacrificing spirit of cricket for money and T20: Greig
Former England captain Tony Greig has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to abandon self interest and embrace the spirit of cricket and govern in the best interests of world cricket, not just for India and its business partners.

South Africa confirmed as host for Champions League T20 in October
South Africa would host the fourth season of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, which is also the most lucrative club-cricket tournament in the world, in October, with Cape Town, Johannesburg, Centurion and Durban as the venues.

Manchester United plans to raise $330 million by going public
Manchester United plans to repay the proceedings from IPO to repay its debt

Results for the twelve months ended 30 June 2012

Federer eyes No 1 slot once again
Roger Federer, who is currently ranked No.3 behind Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, is ready to once again get back to the top.

Wayne Rooney has trophy filled museum in œ5m home
Wayne Rooney's 5-million-pound mansion houses an entire museum to accommodate his large trophy collection.

Double loss stirred Manchester United: Valencia
Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia believes that the double knock outs from the Carling Cup and the Champions League has actually stimulated a response from the team.

Patrice Evra says 'team is the star' at Manchester United
Acting Manchester United captain Patrice Evra believes that the spirit, which Manchester United possess and demonstrates, isn't present anywhere else.

Spurs boss Redknapp vows to get team back into Champions League
Former English footballer and Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has vowed to get his team back into the Champions League amid talks of him taking over as the next England boss.

Man U owners delay plans to raise £600m from Singapore Stock Exchange flotation
The Glazer family's plans to raise 600 million pounds from a partial flotation of Manchester United on the Singapore Stock Exchange could be delayed until midway through next year because of the continuing volatility of global financial markets.

Man U to sign Gaitan for 29.3 million pounds
Manchester United are close to securing a 29.3 million pounds deal to sign Benfica midfielder Nicolas Gaitan at the end of the season.

ESPN STAR Sports Launches HD Channels on Cable Networks
ESPN STAR Sports, Asia’s leading sports broadcaster, today announced the launch of services of its HD channels ESPN HD & STAR Cricket HD on the cable networks. The broadcaster announced that it has signed distribution contracts of HD channels with 3 leading national level MSOs including IndusInd Media Communications Ltd (Incable), Seven Star network in Mumbai and UCN in Central India

Royal Wedding wins 2011's TV ratings war with 26 mln viewers
The marriage of Prince William and Kate has won the war of TV ratings as 26 million viewers tuned in to watch the pomp, pageantry and plain old-fashioned romance.

IMG Appoints Double to Head-Up Corporate Communications for Europe
IMG Worldwide, a leading sports, fashion and media company, today announced the appointment of Gary Double as Vice President, Corporate Communications, Europe.

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