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IMG and Sportfive to challenge Infront for lucrative Serie A adviser role

How Europe’s top football leagues use external experts

MP & Silva handball ambitions take on global dimensions with new Champions League deal

Pitch International is exploring launching a premium football channel in Italy

The Italian collective selling law, known as the Melandri law, needs updating, says Enzo Morelli, the lawyer who advised the Italian government on the drafting of the law in 2008. The Italian antitrust authority should not be interfering in how Serie A clubs share their media rights income, top lawyer says

Big increase for value of Fifa World Cup rights in Vietnam in deal with MP & Silva agency

The joint venture of Dentsu and Infront will be banking heavily on getting good revenue from China.

·   Football: African broadcasters acquired the rights for the African Cup of Nations in a series of last-minute deals with the LC2 agency. 

Football: Greek public-service broadcaster ERT acquired the free-to-air rights for all 31 matches of Euro 2008 in a €9.5m (£6.5m) deal with the Sportfive agency. It is the first deal done for the championship.

The Sportfive agency acquired the rights for the 2007 and 2009 World Handball Championships.

France Télévisions believe that FIS must change to interest broadcasters.

Polish television has agreed a deal for football’s 2006 World Cup after months of negotiations with the Infront agency.