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Celtic swap New Balance for Adidas in £30m, 5-year deal

March 16 – In March 2015 Scottish giants Celtic traded in Nike for another US firm, New Balance, as the club’s kit supplier in what was a record deal.

David Owen: Football club finances in the age of coronavirus

In April 1967, in an era when sports rights-holders were apt to worry about the impact of television on attendance figures, Football League chairmen in England took less than half an hour to turn down a BBC live television proposal worth a then highly respectable £781,000.

Nutcracker Christie banned after Celtic vs Rangers derby overheats

January 7 – Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie has been slapped with a ban after being found guilty of grabbing Rangers’ Colombian forward Alfredo Morelos by the genitals during the recent derby between Scotland’s two rival Glasgow giants.

Inside World Football · Dec 30, 2019

Rangers tap into Californian talent in Orange Country

December 30 – Scottish giants Rangers have announced a new partnership with American USL side Orange County SC involving player exchanges between the pair.

Inside World Football · Dec 17, 2019

Celtic hit with another UEFA firework fine

December 17 – Glasgow giants Celtic have been hit with €16,000 fine by UEFA after fans set off fireworks in their Europa League clash with Lazio in Rome.

Inside World Football · Nov 19, 2019

Pass masters: Man City, Ajax and Rangers head possession ranking. Celtic in top 10

November 19 – Manchester City, Ajax and Glasgow Rangers head a ranking of European clubs by possession in the latest report from the CIES Football Observatory.

Inside World Football · Nov 1, 2019

QPR boss says UEFA and FIFA treat racism complaints ‘like a broken seat in the stadium’

November 1 – English Championship club Queens Park Rangers have accused both FIFA and UEFA of brushing a racism complaint under the carpet as they wait to hear whether action will be taken over an incident that prompted their under-18 team to abandon a game in Spain...

Inside World Football · Oct 31, 2019

UEFA disciplinary focus back on Celtic and Lazio fans ahead of clash in Rome

October 31 – Celtic and Lazio have been charged by UEFA after fans participated in “illicit chanting” during the Europa League group clash between the two teams last week.

Inside World Football · Oct 9, 2019

Another flare-up at Celtic. UEFA charge club for 17th time

October 9 – Celtic have been charged by UEFA for fans setting off fireworks just over two weeks after being fined for the use of flares and throwing objects.

Inside World Football · Sep 19, 2019

Rangers hero and Dutch ‘warrior’ Fernando Ricksen dies, aged 43

September 19 – Former Rangers and Netherlands player Fernando Ricksen has passed away at the age of 43 following a brutal six-year battle with motor neurons disease ALS.

Inside World Football · Aug 30, 2019

Rangers fans keep up their sectarian abuse, UEFA keep sanctioning them

August 30 – Glasgow Rangers appear to have still not learned their lesson when it comes to sectarian abuse after being found guilty of a second charge by UEFA...

Inside World Football · Aug 28, 2019

Rangers fans told to end sectarian abuse as UEFA focus centres on Europa League tie

August 28 – Scotland manager Steve Clarke Scotland hopes a UEFA ban on Glasgow Rangers will help the club eradicate racist behaviour.

Inside World Football · Aug 15, 2019

QPR U-18s walk off as racism mars pre-season friendly in Spain

August 15 – English Championship club Queens Park Rangers have called on UEFA to intervene after their under-18 team were forced to leave the pitch during a recent friendly in Spain because of racism.

Inside World Football · Aug 14, 2019

Porto and Celtic crash out of Champions League on a night of surprises

August 14 – Porto and Celtic were the shock losers on a dramatic night of Champions League qualifying action on Tuesday.

Inside World Football · May 28, 2019

Club value: Real Madrid bully Man Utd off top, Liverpool and Spurs leap up, Celtic join the party

By Paul Nicholson May 29 – A new ranking of the value of European clubs on first glance shows few immediate surprise but a deeper look at the numbers shows the stunning growth in value of these football businesses over the past three years in comparison to other industries and Europe’s economy in general...

Inside World Football · May 24, 2019

Celtic top list of SPFL payouts, close to double that of Rangers

May 24 – Celtic top the list of interim payouts being made to clubs by the Scotland Professional Football League (SPFL).

Inside World Football · Apr 30, 2019

Sunderland boss paid £1.9m as club plummets and losses mount

April 30 – Former Sunderland chief executive Martin Bain received more than £1 million in compensation last year even though the Scot oversaw two consecutive relegations during his tenure and enacted huge cost-cutting at the club, according to Sunderland’s financial accounts.

Inside World Football · Mar 7, 2019

Profits at Leicester’s Foxes slump by more than £90m

By David Owen March 7 – Leicester City’s financial fairy tale came to an abrupt end in the year to end-May 2018 after their on-pitch exploits of recent seasons.

Inside World Football · Feb 21, 2019

Scottish clubs red card local refs demanding infusion of higher quality officials

February 21 – Scottish football officials are considering bringing in English or even overseas referees to put a stop to some of the atrocious decision-making this season according to unconfirmed reports.

Inside World Football · Feb 18, 2019

Glasgow Rangers clinch Al-Kass International Cup title

By Abdelaziz Abuhamar February 18 – Glasgow Rangers became the 2019 champions of the U17 Al-Kass International Cup, a football tournament organized annually in Qatar by the Al-Kass TV channel since 2012.

Inside World Football · Nov 14, 2018

FC Nantes completes eFootball.Pro League club line up for December launch

November 14 – France’s FC Nantes will complete the six-team line-up of clubs for the first season of the eFootball.Pro League, the esports competition that will be played using KONAMI’s Pro Evolution Soccer video game.

Inside World Football · Nov 2, 2018

Rangers losses double to £14.3m as Gerrard rebuilds and Ibrox refurbishes

By Paul Nicholson November 2 – Scotland’s Glasgow Rangers, clawing their way back into Scottish Premier League contention and financial stability, have announced a more than doubling of their losses for the year ended June 2018 to £14.3 million.

Inside World Football · Oct 25, 2018

Boavista FC is 5th club to join e.Football.Pro’s PES league

October 25 – New eSports league e.Football.Pro has signed Portugal’s Boavista as the fifth participating team for Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer platform.

Inside World Football · Oct 22, 2018

Boost for SPFL as Betfred extends Scottish League Cup title sponsorship

October 22 – Bookmaker Betfred has agreed a one-year extension to its title sponsorship of the Scottish League Cup taking the company through to the end of the 2019/20 season.

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