German Football Association teams up with Chinese investment firm

German Football Association teams up with Chinese investment firm

Germany’s soccer governing body and CICFH to develop youth soccer in China.

09 November 2017

Texas Rangers co-owner Neil Leibman acquires OpTic Gaming

Texas Rangers co-owner Neil Leibman acquires OpTic Gaming

US billionaire creates new Dallas-based esports holding company.

09 November 2017

Council approves Nashville’s MLS stadium financing plan

Council approves Nashville’s MLS stadium financing plan

Approval of US$225m deal clears hurdle in city's pursuit of Major League Soccer.

08 November 2017

Esports: Cowboys owner Jerry Jones buys Complexity Gaming

Esports: Cowboys owner Jerry Jones buys Complexity Gaming

Powerful NFL executive joins growing list of esports investors.

06 November 2017

Portland Trail Blazers join with NBC Sports to trial new streaming product

Portland Trail Blazers join with NBC Sports to trial new streaming product

NBA side partner US media company to create direct-to-consumer media offering.

06 November 2017

Oracle boosts tennis investment with new Challenger Series

Oracle boosts tennis investment with new Challenger Series

Tech firm to launch men's and women's tournaments in the US next year.

02 November 2017

Real Club Valderrama buys Valderrama Golf Course

Real Club Valderrama buys Valderrama Golf Course

Spanish golf course’s holding company sold to members of private club for €28 million.

01 November 2017

Olympique Lyonnais agree EDG esports partnership

Olympique Lyonnais agree EDG esports partnership

French soccer side to add players to Chinese esports team.

01 November 2017

Report: Joseph Tsai to buy 49 per cent stake in Brooklyn Nets

Report: Joseph Tsai to buy 49 per cent stake in Brooklyn Nets

Agreement includes future option to acquire majority stake in NBA franchise.

27 October 2017

Real Madrid to open office in Beijing

Real Madrid to open office in Beijing

Spanish soccer champions to further increase their presence in Asia.

27 October 2017

Nissan to join Formula E in 2018

Nissan to join Formula E in 2018

Motor company will be first Japanese manufacturer to join all-electric series.

25 October 2017

Manchester United to aid soccer development in Saudi Arabia

Manchester United to aid soccer development in Saudi Arabia

English soccer giants partner with Saudi Arabia General Sports Authority.

20 October 2017

Microsoft and Green Bay Packers launch tech innovation project

Microsoft and Green Bay Packers launch tech innovation project

Technology giant and NFL team in US$10 million partnership to drive economic growth.

20 October 2017

New York Yankees jump aboard the esports bandwagon

New York Yankees jump aboard the esports bandwagon

Baseball franchise takes stake in investment vehicle Vision Esports.

19 October 2017

Perform Group acquires Scout7

Perform Group acquires Scout7

Sports media company adds technology firm to enhance its OptaPro service.

18 October 2017

James Madison University in arena naming rights deal

James Madison University in arena naming rights deal

Union Bank & Trust to pay school US$2.25 million over ten-year period.

18 October 2017