Tag: LaLiga

Barça, Madrid fume over ‘yes’ to CVC deal

LaLiga approves CVC-deal

The top of the heap soccer clubs in Spain gave the thumbs-up to private equity firm CVC’s proposed investment on August 12th despite LaLiga clubs Real Madrid and FC Barcelona opposing the same tooth and nail. ‘Reuters’ stated that the whole approval has come with a rider – individual... » Read more

Spain stadia to allow limited fans

LaLiga will start with 40 per cent capacity

Spain’s Minister for Health Carolina Darias has confirmed that crowds will be allowed into sporting events in the country in the month of August. ‘sport.es’ quoted Darias as stating that open air stadiums can have up to 40 percent of their capacity and closed arenas can accommodate up to 30... » Read more

CVC fiscal muscle for LaLiga top flights

LaLiga will get cash boost

Spain’s top flights including Real Madrid and Barcelona would get lucrative cash infusions under a proposed 2.7 billion euros ($3.2 billion) deal between the country’s top league and a private equity firm CVC. ‘Reuters’ quoted LaLiga as stating that clubs will have to utilize major part of... » Read more

LaLiga MENA bid to get a foothold in Dubai

LaLiga takes office in Dubai

The Dubai free zone DMCC will welcome LaLiga, the Spanish top division football league, which has moved their Middle East/North Africa (MENA) headquarters to Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC’s) business district. At DMCC, LaLiga will be looking to engage with local football fans to increase... » Read more

LaLiga-Microsoft futuristic football offering

LaLiga and Microsoft create new stadium technology

LaLiga – Spain’s premier football association – and Microsoft Corp. recently announced an expansion of their partnership focused on digitally transforming the sports experience globally. The companies will also work in tandem on developing technology solutions to the media and... » Read more

LaLiga to finally have fans back in fixtures

Spanish fans to be allowed back into stadiums

With the COVID-19 situation taking a turn for the better in Spain – a country till few months back totally bruised by the fatal virus which took a huge toll on lives – Spain’s Ministry of Health and the High Council of Sports (CSD) have greenlighted the protocol drawn up by LaLiga for... » Read more

Fiscal bailout for Spain, Scotland clubs

Scottish and Spanish clubs benefit from funding

A €67m (£61.5m/$81.2m) loan has been secured by LaLiga, the organizing body of the top two divisions of Spanish club football. The money will be distributed to 11 clubs facing financial distress as COVID-19 continues to bludgeon the world. In what it claims is one of the first major loans to a... » Read more

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