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The Winner – Ultimate Sports & Entertainment Apprentice

After a rigorous selection period, aspiring sports marketing professional Ollie Silverton has won the dream sports industry apprenticeship with GMR Marketing in what is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience. As part

The FFA announce major Fan engagement department

The Football Federation of Australia has announced that it will establish a new Digital and Fan Engagement Department that will aim to transform the way the football governing body interacts with

Kick It Out 2.0 – Discrimination reporting app gets revamp

In order to step up the fight against racism and discrimination, Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation have released a new version of their app that assists football

Formula E Getting Digital Power Boost With Grabyo VIP

Formula E, the new FIA single-seater championship that’s bringing high speed racing to the streets of major cities worldwide, is partnering with London startup Grabyo to bring the ultimate digital experience to fans and accelerate the growth of its digital audience.

Valencia CF provide exclusive real-time HD video content to fans in stadium

During the last Spanish League match played at the Mestalla stadium, Vodafone’s 4G network was successfully used to test a new unique technology and a new application that provides exclusive real-time video content in high density locations, revolutionising video delivery across mobile networks

Facebook launches Football Awards with Mirror Football & BT Sport

Facebook has launched its inaugural Facebook Football Awards in partnership with BT Sport and Mirror Football, which will offer fans around the world the chance to vote for the players they think have performed best throughout the 2014/15 Barclays Premier League season.

Football League teams up with Twitter to give fans the chance to “Own The Arch”

The Football League is giving fans on Twitter around the world the chance to decide the colour of the Wembley arch as part of a unique first in the build up to Sunday’s Capital One Cup Final between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.

Man City launch new Wearables App ‘CityMatchday Wear’ in digital first

Manchester City FC will unveil for the first time tomorrow a new match day app for wearable Android devices, becoming the first Football Club in the world to do so.

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

MANCHESTER CITY LAUNCH CITYMATCHDAY – THE WORLD’S MOST IMMERSIVE SECOND SCREEN APP

Barclays Premier League Champions, Manchester City have become the first Premier League Club to launch a dedicated second screen matchday app with live video replay technology.