It’s deal-time in British football – but if your club isn’t using brand health data, it could be a hard sell

2020-07-29T12:59:08+01:00

BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... These are challenging times for football clubs looking to renew or strike fresh deals – which is why it’s never been as important for commercial teams to really understand their club’s brand health.

It’s deal-time in British football – but if your club isn’t using brand health data, it could be a hard sell2020-07-29T12:59:08+01:00

AS Roma is redefining what it means to be a football club. But is it working?

2020-07-21T16:02:33+01:00

BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... Winning trophies is no longer the only factor in winning fan affinity. For teams who are successful on the pitch there is no guaranteed public affection. In a world of globalised sports rights, athletes as brands and social media, fans have become more discerning than ever.

AS Roma is redefining what it means to be a football club. But is it working?2020-07-21T16:02:33+01:00

Bettors more excited by return of Premier League than football fans

2020-07-08T13:45:36+01:00

BLOG | by Charlie Dundas ... While there’s not the feast you would expect at this time of the year, there has at least been some sport for punters to get involved with over the past few weeks. We were interested to see what impact the return of Premier League football would have on bettors, given the size and significance of the market.

Bettors more excited by return of Premier League than football fans2020-07-08T13:45:36+01:00

As US sports make plans to return, are fans still engaged?

2020-07-03T14:32:52+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... In the almost complete live sports blackout, teams and leagues have been looking for new ways to maintain fan engagement. From esports to remote drafts, necessity has been the mother of invention for sports marketing teams across America. But how successful have their efforts been in ensuring that sport is still part of the conversation in these trying times?

As US sports make plans to return, are fans still engaged?2020-07-03T14:32:52+01:00

During this quiet period for the major leagues, have other sports been making ground?

2020-06-15T10:01:22+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... While most seasons remain suspended – or at least have yet to begin – there are still a few nuggets of live action giving sports fans good reasons to tune back into their cable subscriptions. We thought we’d take a look at a few of those active sports to see how they are performing.

During this quiet period for the major leagues, have other sports been making ground?2020-06-15T10:01:22+01:00

With little action to distract them, what sports competitions are the UK public noticing the most?

2020-05-06T16:12:07+01:00

BLOG | by Bruce Cook ... Given the lack of live action at the moment, it feels like all sports rightsholders are on a level playing field as far as promoting their events or leagues goes. So for the next couple of months (at least), we will be producing a Buzz ranking, giving you an idea of which properties are cutting through with the public.

With little action to distract them, what sports competitions are the UK public noticing the most?2020-05-06T16:12:07+01:00

Everyone’s tipping esports. But what’s the view of traditional sports fans?

2020-05-01T11:55:35+01:00

BLOG | by Victor Gras ... Everyone continues to tip esports to come out of this current period strongly. And there’s already some evidence to support that point of view – like rising audiences for the Counter-Strike – Global Offensive and League of Legends pro-leagues. But what does our daily data tell us?

Everyone’s tipping esports. But what’s the view of traditional sports fans?2020-05-01T11:55:35+01:00