Tag: UK

Premier League statement on games resumption

Premier League statement on games resumption

Premier League (UK) fixtures will resume this weekend after a pause to the season as a mark of respect following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. ‘Premier League’ stated that seven of the 10 Premier League fixtures this weekend will be played, with three matches postponed due to... » Read more

King Power Stadium expansion on the cards

Leicester City stadium update September 2022

Councilors are set to approve plans for the Premier League club Leicester City F.C. (UK) to expand its residence – the King Power Stadium – by 8,000 seats. ‘BBC News’ stated that the club applied for planning permission from the Leicester City Council in October after a public... » Read more

ICG to call the ‘tune’ of OVO Arena Wembley

ICG buys Wembley Arena

Quintain, the developer and asset manager behind Wembley Park, confirmed on September 7th that it has completed the sale of the OVO Arena Wembley in Wembley (UK) to the Intermediate Capital Group (ICG). ‘Quintain’ stated that this forms part of Quintain’s strategy to focus activities going... » Read more

Man in suit Damian Willoughby join Chelsea

Chelsea appoint new commercial director

Damian Willoughby has left his position as Commercial Director at EA Sports to become the Premier League club Chelsea F.C.’s (UK) new Commercial Director. ‘Chelsea News’ stated that the man in the suit has experience in football. He previously worked for the Indian branch of City Football... » Read more

Cambridge United buy back Abbey Stadium

Cambridge United complete purchase of Abbey Stadium

The EFL League One club Cambridge United F.C. has completed the purchase of the Abbey Stadium in Cambridge, England (UK) from Grosvenor on September 2nd. The stadium had been owned by Grosvenor Property UK since 2010. ‘Cambridge United’ further stated that there has been further equity... » Read more

Villa Park rejig CGI images released

Future Villa Park new images released

The Premier League team Aston Villa F.C. (UK) has released a host of new computer-generated imagery (CGI) images to illustrate their vision for the future of their home ground – Villa Park. ‘Aston Villa FC’ stated that this comes as the club announces that they will submit a planning... » Read more

Man United owners in the eye of the storm

Man United might sell TV rights to fund stadium

The Glazer family, who own the Premier League club Manchester United F.C. (UK), would consider selling a minority stake in Man United, people familiar with the matter said, as pressure mounts on their ownership of the historic English football club. Manchester United was purchased by the Glazer... » Read more