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Analyst Reports 21 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM

There’s money to be made from football

Football is big business and it doesn’t get larger than the Barclays Premier League. The games beamed by Astro, which is going to decide how it will pay for the seasons starting from 2016, is crucial to the media company as about half its subscribers take its sports package.

Business 14 Apr 2017 | 11:07 PM

New Chinese owners of Italy's AC Milan football club to invest in stadium

MILAN: The new Chinese owners of Italian football club AC Milan plan to invest in a stadium and could eventually list the team on a stock market to help revive its fortunes, AC Milan's chief executive-designate said on Friday.

Business 08 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM

Crazy over all things football

SINCE starting his collection some 30 years ago, Simon Wong has feverishly amassed more than 1,000 pieces of football memorabilia, which he hopes to share with the public one day.

Business 06 Jun 2013 | 11:30 AM

TV offers English football clubs 'golden opportunity' on finances

LONDON: Lucrative new television deals starting in August offer English Premier League football clubs a "golden opportunity" to strengthen finances undermined by the vast sums they pay to players, business services group Deloitte said on Thursday.

Business 24 May 2013 | 2:35 PM

Malaysia tycoon Vincent Tan plans IPO of football club Cardiff City

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian billionaire Vincent Tan is exploring an IPO of U.K football team Cardiff City as early as this year, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a deal that would follow the team's recent promotion to the Premier League.

Business 25 May 2013 | 12:00 AM

Tycoon may be planning IPO of football club Cardiff City

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian billionaire Tan Sri Vincent Tan is exploring an intial public offering (IPO) of UK football team Cardiff City for as early as this year, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a deal that would follow the team’s recent promotion to the Premier League.

Business 05 Jun 2006 | 12:00 AM

CEOs revel in football mania

WITH the FIFA World Cup just around the corner, StarBiz journalists LEONG HUNG YEE, CHAN CHING THUT, SURAJ RAJ and LOONG TSE MIN gather comments from some of the country's top executives on the much talked-about tournament in Germany and on football in general.

Business 14 Aug 2014 | 12:00 AM

EPL Efforts underway to promote Scottish football

The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) are the minnows of European football, but don’t tell that to a Celtic or Rangers’ fan.

Business 02 Dec 2015 | 12:00 AM

Chinese investors pay US$400mil for City Football Group stake

LONDON: A consortium of Chinese investors is spending US$400mil to take a stake of more than 13% in the group that owns soccer clubs including Manchester City and New York City FC, expanding the country’s financial involvement in the game.

Business 06 Feb 2014 | 10:23 AM

Beckham launches plan to build football franchise in Miami

MIAMI: Former England football captain David Beckham announced on Wednesday that he has exercised his option to become the owner of a Major League Soccer team in Miami, promising to make it "the people's club."