Press Releases

Please send your press release to

Due to the high volume of press releases received, Sportcal is unable to guarantee publication.

If your business is looking to communicate its story with influential sports contacts on a specified date, please contact for details of Sportcal’s cost-effective press release distribution platform.

Showing 1 to 50 of 463 records |
Soccer - 30 May 2019 - Federations & NOCs
New York – May 29, 2019 - Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and FIFA have announced a strategic multi-year agreement through the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™.
Soccer - 31 Jan 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today announced a partnership with 21st Club, a leading international football-management software developer and consultancy business.
Soccer - 14 Dec 2016 - Federations & NOCs
China’s most widely exported beer brand signs a four-year contract extension to continue sponsoring the AFC’s prestigious Club Program. 
Soccer - 26 May 2016 - Federations & NOCs
A ground-breaking campaign will lift the lid on UEFA EURO 2016 in a unique behind-the-scenes look at how a major tournament is put together.
Soccer - 16 Nov 2015 - Media rights
For the second consecutive time, the international company TV MEDIA SPORT (TVMS) has gained UEFA’s trust and has renewed exclusive free-to-air UEFA EURO 2016 media rights in 38 territories of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Soccer - 23 Jul 2015 - Federations & NOCs
HRH Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has come up on top in a recent Soccerex poll asking the football industry who they think should be the next President of FIFA. Conducted on Soccerex’s website over a seven day period building up to Monday’s extraordinary congress, the poll was targeted at Soccerex’s football business audience and was promoted via email to over 30,000 contacts worldwide and pushed through social media platforms to a further 20,000 followers.
Soccer - 24 Jun 2015 - Media rights
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has reached agreement with the Union des Associations Européennes de Football (UEFA) for exclusive media rights on all platforms in 26 countries to the UEFA EURO 2016™ in France, 10 June-10 July 2016.
Soccer - 08 Dec 2014 - Media rights
The EBU and FIFA have extended their long-standing agreement to include the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and Other FIFA Events.
Soccer - 08 Dec 2014 - Events
The International Table Soccer Federation is pleased to announce the 2015 ITSF World Cup in Torino (Italy) from April 8th to 12th 2015.
Soccer - 15 Oct 2014 - Federations & NOCs
(LONDON) – The Freestyle Football Federation (F3) has commissioned an exciting team of young animated characters from Northern Creative Studio to globally promote its fast-growing sport emphasizing ball skills and imagination.
Soccer - 09 Oct 2014 - Betting
Sport Integrity Monitor has been appointed as the bet market monitoring partner of The Premier League, The Football Association, The Football League, The Football Conference, The Scottish Football Association and The Scottish Professional Football League. This deal will mean that Sport Integrity Monitor will observe and analyse worldwide betting markets, identify possible instances of match manipulation and work with relevant stakeholders to investigate any concerns.
Soccer - 09 Jun 2014 - Events
Can FIFA ride the wave of negative publicity and keep football’s financial juggernaut on course?
Soccer - 07 May 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The Japan Sport Council (JSC), the national agency responsible for the development of sport in Japan, and the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) today announced that both organizations reached a cooperational bond in order to put forward new initiatives for protecting and enhancing the integrity of sport.
Soccer - 31 Jul 2012 - Education
In the beautiful surroundings of the Chateau of Neuchâtel with views high above the lake, the 12th edition FIFA Master class received their degree certificates at a special graduation ceremony on Friday 20th July 2012.
Soccer - 31 Jul 2012 - Education
An intensive year for the 29 postgraduates of the 12th edition of the FIFA Master programme came to a close on Thursday 19th July 2012 with the presentation of their group Final Projects.
Soccer - 30 Jul 2012 - Education
NEUCHATEL, Switzerland, 28 July, 2012 – This year’s most iconic sports event will be the scenery of the FIFA Master Alumni Association’s IV World Gathering and General Assembly. The FMA, the alumni association of FIFA’s top sports management postgraduate programme, the FIFA Master, will meet in London, during the Olympic Games, on August 1st and 2nd .
Soccer - 20 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) has today announced the start of the formal search process to recruit a new CEO and National Team Manager. This news comes as a response to wide ranging recommendations following a recent government approved review.
Soccer - 04 Apr 2011 - Events
Admittedly, the Danish organisers of this summer’s UEFA European Under-21 Championship Denmark 2011 in Jutland had butterflies in their stomach before UEFA’s visit. Like before an important examination, though well-prepared. You never know.
Soccer - 02 Dec 2010 - Federations & NOCs
Monaco, 2 December, 2010 - Olympic and non-Olympic International Sports Federations (IFs) will now have more resources and tools to effectively contribute to the advancement of peace in the world through sport.
Soccer - 06 Oct 2010 - Federations & NOCs
London, 5 October 2010 – The Qatar 2022 Bid Committee today announced the sponsorship and support of leading international branding agency Lambie-Nairn at a signing ceremony held in London. Lambie-Nairn is now the Official Supplier and Official Brand Agency of the Qatar 2022 Bid. Lambie-Nairn has been working with the Qatar 2022 Bid since November 2009.<BR>
Soccer - 29 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today welcomes Optus on board as the Official Telecommunications Partner of FFA's bid to host the 2022 FIFA World CupT. The partnership builds on Optus' longstanding commitment to football in Australia and highlights the important role of cutting edge technology in the bid process. <BR>
Soccer - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
Australia welcomes a delegation of FIFA inspectors next week as the bid to bring the greatest show on earth, the FIFA World CupT, to Australia in 2022 gains momentum.
Soccer - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
FIFA has cleared Football Federation Australia (FFA) of any wrongdoing around its conduct in bidding for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 20 Jul 2010 - Education
George Weah, former FIFA World Player of the year, was in Neuchâtel, Switzerland this past weekend as part of the 10th anniversary celebration of the FIFA Master. Weah joins other high-ranking sports personalities as a Patron for the FIFA Master course, including Joseph Blatter, Abedi Pelé, Michel Platini, Sergey Bubka, and Nawal El Moutawakel, just to name a few.
Soccer - 28 May 2010 - Events
The Italian goalkeeper and Get the Point Ambassador Gianluigi Buffon will give a press conference on Tuesday June 1 at 2.30 pm about his role as an Get the Point Ambassador during the FIFA World Cup in South Africa.
Soccer - 15 Mar 2010 - Bidding
The England 2018 World Cup Bid ‘Fly the Flag’ Tour has now kicked off, as a giant flag embarks on a tour of candidate host cities over the coming weeks.<BR>
Soccer - 03 Mar 2010 - Events
As the world of sport gathers once again this year in Dubai for SportAccord the World Academy of Sport will be preparing for its acclaimed 3 Day Executive Administration &amp; Risk Management programme.
Soccer - 26 Feb 2010 - Federations & NOCs
Monaco, 26 February 2010 - Mr. Yang-Ho Cho, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air, is now an international Ambassador for "Peace and Sport, l’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport." This appointment makes Mr. Cho the 10th official Ambassador for the Monaco-based organization, and the first from the Asian continent.
Soccer - 08 Jul 2009 - Agency
London, UK – July 6, 2009: Getty Images announced today that it has been appointed as the official photographic partner to The FA. Under the terms of the agreement, Getty Images’ photographers will undertake various photographic assignments for The FA over the next three years, including working with their commercial partners.
Soccer - 02 Apr 2009 - Sponsorship
Zug, Switzerland / Bitburg, Germany, 1 April 2009 – Infront Sports &amp; Media, the long-standing marketing partner of the German Football Association (DFB) for National Team matches and the DFB Cup, has renewed and extended the long-lasting sponsorship arrangements between the DFB and Bitburger, one of the leading German breweries.
Soccer - 09 Dec 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The FIFA Executive Committee, chaired by President Blatter, will convene in Tokyo on Friday and Saturday, 19-20 December 2008, for its fourth and final meeting of the year. The agenda features a wide range of topics, including discussions on the FIFA competitions that have taken place in 2008 and those to come in the future, as well as the protection of minors and the pending cases related to member associations.
Soccer - 05 Dec 2008 - Sponsorship
Monaco, 4 December 2008 – This evening AS MONACO FOOTBALL CLUB became an exceptional ambassador for the international organisation Peace and Sport that encourages the practice of sport as an instrument of peace and social stability throughout the world.
Soccer - 24 Oct 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Sports Recruitment International has been appointed by The Football Association (The FA) to identify two <BR>Marketing Managers to help drive the development of football at grassroots level.
Soccer - 09 Oct 2008 - Events
As part of the inaugural International Football Club Summit Soccerex will address the latest media issues affecting the football industry and how it can utilise advances in this sector. The panel entitled ‘21st Century Football – Broadcasting Platforms, Media Rights & Web 2.0’, brings together experts from FIFA, UEFA, French Football League (LFP) and Host Broadcast Services (HBS).
Soccer - 22 Sep 2008 - Events
The World Cup will no doubt be in focus at Leaders in Football with Alcino Rocha, Director, Brazilian Ministry of Sports attending along with Dr Irvin Khoza, and Kjetil Siem, Chairman and CEO respectively of South Africa’s Premier Soccer League. Joining them will be Ben Buckley, CEO, Football Federations Australia and his management team as well as Chairman of The FA, Lord Triesman, and Brian Barwick, the current CEO.
Soccer - 23 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The long-standing marketing <SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">partnership between the German Football Association, Deutscher Fussball-Bund (DFB), and </SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">international sports marketing company Infront Sports & Media has been extended for a further </SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">period of five years.</SPAN>
Soccer - 16 Jan 2008
The International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) has once again chosen the Brazilian Championship as one of the most important competitions of world football in 2007.
Soccer - 20 Dec 2007
Couchman Harrington Associates (CHA), the leading sport and media law firm, has advised a number of rights agencies and broadcasters on various acquisitions from the Football Association of the audio visual media rights to FA Cup and England team matches for the four year period 2008–2012.
Soccer - 04 Oct 2007
SPORTFIVE and the African Confederation of Football (CAF) signed on Wednesday at the headquarters of Lagardère Sports an agreement granting SPORTFIVE the exclusive marketing and media rights of the CAF events from 2009 to 2016.
Soccer - 04 May 2007
The new President of the Israel Football Association, Avi Luzon, today (3 May) paid his first official visit to FIFA headquarters in Zurich since being elected on 18 March.
Soccer - 13 Apr 2007
By winning the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) preliminary competition which just finished in Papua New Guinea, New Zealand have claimed the final place in the fifth FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be staged in the Chinese cities of Chengdu, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Tianjin and Wuhan from 10 to 30 September 2007.
Soccer - 19 Mar 2007
Once again, the Brazilian Championship has proved to be one of the most competitive, dynamic and exciting events in the world.
Soccer - 12 Mar 2007
Masters Football – the rights holders to the Masters Football League recently signed with Total Sports Asia for the exclusive distribution of media rights in Asia.
Soccer - 09 Mar 2007
A high-ranking delegation from the German football association (DFB), headed by its president, Dr Theo Zwanziger, visited FIFA today (Thursday, 8 May 2007).
Soccer - 05 Mar 2007
At its meeting today in Manchester, the International Football Association Board (IFAB), the guardian of the Laws of the Game, set down criteria for all future experiments involving goal-line technology.
Soccer - 12 Jan 2007
Zug, Switzerland, 12 January 2007 - Infront Sports &amp; Media has announced that the development partnership between the Chinese Football Association and Chelsea Football Club will kick off with a visit to Chelsea by the Chinese men’s Olympic football team (“Team China”).
Soccer - 21 Dec 2006
FIFA officially informed the IR Iran Football Federation (IRIFF) yesterday (19 December 2006) that the suspension imposed on the federation on 23 November 2006 had been lifted.
Soccer - 19 Dec 2006
FIFA is pleased to announce that Tencent Limited is the first Chinese company to sign up as a National Supporter for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2007 in China.
Soccer - 07 Dec 2006
At its two-day meeting in Zurich, the FIFA Executive Committee once again delivered a clear message regarding the need to defend the autonomy of sport and especially football.
Soccer - 01 Dec 2006
Under the chairmanship of FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, the FIFA Executive Committee will convene in the Home of FIFA in Zurich on Tuesday, 5 and Wednesday, 6 December, for the year-end meeting of this body.
Showing 1 to 50 of 463 entries