Grabyo lands $2m funding from sports stars Thierry Henry, Cesc Fabregas, Robin van Persie and Tony Parker

Grabyo, the global leader in real-time video, today announced raising $2m in funding from an array of major sports stars including Premier League Football stars Cesc Fabregas and Robin van Persie, New York Red Bulls star Thierry Henry and current NBA champion Tony Parker

The Passion of the Fans: Understanding the Impact of Demographic Data

Guest article from Chelsea Varney at Brandwatch, as she looks at how marketers can take social media data from around sports games and use it to their advantage

IFA Berlin: The Secret of Cristiano Ronaldo’s Domination in Social Media

Video from last month’s IFA Berlin event where Luis Correia talks to host Darren Tulett about his client Cristiano Ronaldo, who has more than 100m Facebook fans, and his use of social media

Juventus enters the world of memes with #ThingsTevezCouldDribble

On the @juventusfcen account the team asked fans to send in their memes using the hashtag #ThingsTevezCouldDribble following his amazing solo goal v Parma last weekend

Ball Street and Vauxhall launch new ‘Home Nations Football Show’

A brand-new show from the guys at Ball Street has launched on the Vauxhall Football TV YouTube channel, previewing the latest Home Nations fixtures.

The current status of digital transformation within football at IFA Berlin

What’s the secret of Ronaldo’s social media domination? How to make profits from social media as a football club? What should sports journalism in the age of digital media should look like? Those and other issues driven by digitalisation were tackled by an international football audience at IFA Conference Berlin on 30th of October.