Every football club wants to be a global brand, but selling shirts around the world can alienate fans at home. We spoke to Bundesliga CEO Christian Seifert about his plan to do both.
The borders of London encase some of the world’s greatest stadiums, each with its own unique—and sometimes surprising—story to tell.
One of England’s most successful clubs was built around a lost dog, the pub keeper who found him, and a wealthy brewer who saw the potential in a club called Newton Heath. Read More
Ever wonder what Louis van Gaal”s been scribbling on the sideline? Letters to Donald Trump, of course. Eight by Eight has exclusively obtained the secret correspondence between Trump and the embattled Dutch manager.
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