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Thursday Night Football attracts new proposals

After a successful first year, the NFL is looking to sell streaming rights to Thursday Night Football again. According to close sources, there are at least four major suitors—Twitter, Facebook,

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Time to get serious: In defence of football’s Fan Channels

This is a guest post by Neil Smythe, previously Head of Sport at Shotglass / Fremantle Media who gives his unique insight into the workings of football’s unofficial fan channels and

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Interview with Seb Carmichael-Brown, Commercial Director of Hashtag United and Business Manager for Spencer FC

Podcast with Seb Carmichael-Brown… business manager for his brother Spencer (best known as Spencer FC) and their team Hashtag United.

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Live video could make the influencer landscape unrecognisable in the coming months

Last week, the Economist published a handy little chart to show just how much money social media influencers can make just by posting to their social channels. Quite a lot

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Meet Skratch TV: golf content for a younger audience

Last year, the PGA Tour announced a plan to launch Skratch TV – golf’s first internet video network. The digital platform – overseen by the same management team that launched KICK – is now delivering

The EE Wembley Cup with Spencer FC to return

One of the best collaborations between a brand and a football YouTuber is back for a second season. Spencer Owen – better known as Spencer FC – has over 1.5m

“Blah, Blah, Blah”, the astonishing new advert from Adidas

Adidas released the full BLAH BLAH BLAH advert with Paul Pogba this weekend continuing on from the #FirstNeverFollows successful campaign in order to promote the new Adidas cleats (X16, Ace16 and

Nike releases powerful ad ahead of Rio Olympics

In this new Nike ad spot called “Unlimited Future”, the American actor Bobby Cannavale does a motivation speech in a nursery with dozens of babies of all backgrounds. During the

Liverpool FC first team in the Premier League to give fans 360° experience

Liverpool FC have today announced a LIVE 360° view of this evenings Huddersfield Town friendly, offering fans a unique and fully immersive viewing experience.

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Shotglass Media’s Neil Smythe on The Football Republic and the buzz of Live Streaming

The Football Republic is a network of football channels created “by fans, for fans”. They create original content, host debates and Q&A’s and most recently, stream live shows with some