Arsenal Chief Executive Officer Ivan Gazidis said he opposes an immediate European ban on investors acquiring player-transfer rights from teams because it would leave some clubs struggling financially.
The Federal Reserve will release minutes from its Jan. 28-29 meeting, the last presided over by former Chairman Ben S. Bernanke and at which policy makers further reduced the central bank’s record stimulus.
FIFA lawyers are working to shut down a tax-avoiding structure used in the transfer of dozens of Brazilian soccer players, including a recent Real Madrid signing, two people with direct knowledge of the situation said.
Bayern Munich passed Manchester United to become soccer’s third-richest club by sales as Real Madrid kept the title of the sport’s richest club for a record ninth straight year, according to research by Deloitte LP.
Jose Mourinho called himself a “special one” when he arrived for his first spell in charge at Chelsea nine years ago. Today he said he’s “the happy one” after returning to the Premier League soccer team.