CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Manchester United is believed to be close to announcing a record breaking deal with Nike that will be worth $1 billion over the next 10 years.» Read More
Scott Rosner, professor of sports business at the University of Pennsylvania, says buying ManU shares is sexy, the framed stock certificate may look cool on a wall, but in the end does not make for a good investment.
Fast Money Halftime's Simon Baker goes to a bar to find out how much the ordinary fan would pay for British soccer powerhouse Manchester United. Its IPO could value it above $3 billion.
CNBC's Brian Shactman has the details on what to expect when soccer powerhouse, Manchester United goes public this week.
The initial public offering of Manchester United is on track to be finalized by Thursday evening in spite of some criticism over how one of the world’s most supported football clubs is going public, according to people close to the deal, the FT reports.
Scott Barnes, CEO of Grant Thornton, says developed and emerging economies are not equal as far as big sport events' economic returns are concerned.
Flavia Rohlfs, executive co-ordinator of the Belo Horizonte 2014 World Cup Committee, explains how Brazil has been investing in infrastructure, hoping the soccer tournament will help Belo Horizonte develop to rival Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paolo.
And in less than a month, investors will be able to own shares of the iconic team, winners 19 English Premier League titles.
Arsenal’s second-biggest shareholder has attacked the English Premier League football club’s management after its star player decided not to renew his contract when it runs out at the end of the 2012-13 season, the Financial Times reports.
Discussing the conditions of Manchester United's U.S. IPO plans, with Dennis Berman of The Wall Street Journal. "These are emotional companies, people have obviously very strong feelings for the soccer club, and that is why I almost find it exploitive," says Berman.
Ivan Gazidis, CEO of the Arsenal Football Club claims that the Premiere League is the world's first global sports league and it's important for Arsenal to personally embrace fans in Asia.
Any Eurocrat trying to think up a PR campaign for battered Europe should watch TV tonight. Euro 2012, the football tournament that kicks off with Poland against Greece in Warsaw, offers a vision of the perfect Europe, the Financial Times reports.
Darren Rovell thinks the new initiative from Chevy is groundbreaking.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on statements made by General Motors on its decision to pull ads from Facebook.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors is saying "no" to Super Bowl and Facebook ads, but "yes" to a 5-year deal with soccer giant, Manchester United.
A new study by Dutch bank ING shows a third of Europeans would sacrifice money in return for the glory of their team winning the UEFA European Football Championship this summer.
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The University of Missouri said it could earn as much as $12 million more per year from an new TV deal in the Southeastern Conference, compared to the deal it had in the Big 12.
Stakes are high in Ponte Vedra Beach this weekend as golf players vie for the top spot in the world rankings, with Brandel Chamblee, lead analyst at The Golf Channel, and James Tisch, president & CEO of Loews Corporation.
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