Stefan Szymanski

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Red Knights smell blood

Following on from Skip's post a couple of weeks ago, the group of would-be Manchester United owners who call themselves

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To win or not to win

I want to take up Skip's blog of August 2nd about the competitive balance of the Premier League whose new

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The complexities of Olympic cost benefit analysis

"On the Olympics she was telling me it was an enormous opportunity. Think of the impact on our young people,

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FA Premier League rights: a new twist

I wrote a blog here on September 24th about the intervention of the competition authority in Brussels to prohibit the

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Bookies all tied up

The start of the English Premier League season has been remarkable for one fact- the collapse in the number of

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More regulatory rumblings

A few more stories on the proposed intervention to regulate European football emerged today. The Evening Standard, a London paper,

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End of the Beginning or Beginning of the End for MLS?

LA Galaxy have signed Real Madrid and former Manchester United star David Beckham for a 5-year deal said to be

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Sport from the other side of the world

I approached Skip a few weeks ago asking if I could join this blog which I’ve been following on and

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Mad, bad or just dangerous to know?

Florentino Perez, President of Real Madrid is continuing to call for the creation of a European Superleague which would guarantee

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England win Ashes

The England cricket team beat Australia 2-1 in the five match series that has been going on for the last

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Hammers’ Saga

It was announced this morning that West Ham, the English Premier League club has been acquired for £85 million by

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Yankee dollar fails again

Once again, the team with the biggest payroll in baseball failed to win or even reach the World Series. As

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