Football

Subjectivity of offside ruling leaves VAR in more trouble

It’s not the first time this season that VAR (Video Assistant Referees) has been in the limelight after a weekend of thrilling footballing action, and unfortunately it’s once again dominated

Roma’s Missing People campaign is a wonderful lesson to club’s on how to use their social presence

When scrolling through social media this morning, you might have come across Roma’s heart-warming, inspiring and quite remarkable tweet as they broke the news that a third missing person had

Sixteen coaches from Africa shortlisted as “Future Stars” by Arsenal and WorldRemit

These sixteen coaches will be rewarded for their contributions to their communities with Arsenal youth shirts for their team. WorldRemit have announced that 16 applicants from Africa have been shortlisted

Huddersfield & Paddy Power’s ‘unsponsoring’ campaign could change the future of brand representation forever

The story’s perhaps died down since the summer, but Huddersfield Town’s sponsorship stunt in partnership with Paddy Power was one well thought-out, eye-catching, unique, and executed brilliantly, though perhaps a

How to create a premier sporting atmosphere on and off the pitch

by Jason Thomas, CEO of Tappit The Premier League is upon us again and this season promises to be one of the most exciting and technologically advanced to date. Beyond

Can we implement rules to help VAR? The case for a tennis-like ‘challenge’ system

VAR hasn’t stayed out of the footballing news since the Premier League kicked off. Even with the technology that’s designed to deliver perfect results in place, it seems viewers are

The Athletic UK is here to challenge the way we digest sport content, and perhaps for the better

If you follow the football media industry then you’ll certainly have heard of The Athletic, an American sports website designed to change readers’ current experience of online content consumption. They’re

Real Madrid to put fans first as they reveal match-day experience redesign

David Hopkinson will be speaking at the World Football Summit along with guest speakers other leaders such as Peter Moore, CEO of Liverpool; Javier Tebas, President of LaLiga; Charlie Marshall,

Goal’s Women’s World Cup data shows there’s a growing online audience for women’s football

The Women’s World Cup showed there was an audience for women’s football. Now it’s up to publishers to keep momentum going by covering it now the tournament is over.

Key takeaways from Digital Sport London’s Growing Women’s Football event

The best of the insights from Digital Sport London’s Growing Women’s Football event at Howard Kennedy in central London.