Football

Snack Media selected by the PFA to run first ever monthly women’s award in their 111-year history

Snack Media – a leading independent sports digital media company and fan engagement experts – has been tasked by the Professional Footballers’ Association of England and Wales (PFA) to launch

Not the time for posts: What do players do on social media when results go wrong?

When results go wrong on the pitch, what should players be posting off it? Atheer Al-Salim of Ear to the Ground investigates.

Minnesota United first MLS team to use Wakelet

Minnesota United use Wakelet to curate online content, giving fans a one-stop shop.

Bleacher Report launch animated Champions League ‘Reality TV’ show, The Champions

Bleacher Report launch The Champions to go alongside Gridiron Heights and Game of Zones.

How Sportradar data gave publishers the tools to maximise World Cup engagement

How Sportradar’s Sports Journalist Assistant helped publishers feed stats-hungry fans at the 2018 World Cup.

Copa90’s James Kirkham on a new kind of football coverage

The World Cup may feel like an age ago, but the lessons we can learn from it are as fresh as they come.

Matchday Four: Premier League Twitter Club puts the weekend in context

Every week, Digital Sport and IQUII Sport bring you a run down of the Premier League weekend on social media – here’s the best of matchday four.

Twitter data shows Man United are still the most ‘entertaining’ team around

It may have been an awful evening for Manchester United, but it certainly showed their ability to get social media talking.

AZ Alkmaar turns annual membership decline around in just one summer

Using data to create a fan-centric in-stadium, AZ Alkmaar turned around listing season ticket renewals in just one season.

The Football Foundation partners with MyLocalPitch to boost participation in football

New partnership aims to boost football participation with the use of software as a service.