Tag: LaLiga


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


Levante home showcases LaLiga clubs’ growth

Levante stadium update Nov 2020

Spanish LaLiga football team Levante recently reached an agreement with the City Council vis à vis a second phase of renovations for the club’s home since 1969 – Estadi Ciutat de València in Valencia, Spain. And now, setting up a new roof, new lighting and new video scoreboards have... » Read more


Goldman Sachs fiscal boost to Espai Barça

Camp Nou update October 2020

To inject funds in its extensive Espai Barça development plan, the Spanish LaLiga football club FC Barcelona has struck a €815m (£740m/$960m) loan deal with US investment bank Goldman Sachs. The Espai Barça development plan goes well beyond modernization and reconstruction of its home venue... » Read more


Real Madrid may use reserve team’s venue

Real Madrid Estadio Alfredo di Stéfano

Spanish LaLiga football club Real Madrid is contemplating using the Estadio Alfredo di Stéfano, the home of its reserve team, for first-team matches when the season resumes allowing construction work to proceed at its residence – Estadio Santiago Bernabéu. On Wednesday, when German soccer... » Read more


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