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As part of Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich’s 120th anniversary celebration in February 2020, the club invited fans to vote for the most emotional moment in its history through an initiative run in harness with new partner Google.

The 2018 ‘Goals Beyond the Game’ campaign showcased Rakuten and Barcelona’s shared support for the United Nation’s Social Development Goals.

The NBA teamed up with independent music distributor UnitedMasters to use the league’s 1.6bn fanbase as a source of new music discovery.

After decades of promoting NBA games with TV commercials and years of declining live television audiences, official broadcaster ESPN changed its strategy and switched to using real-time NBA footage social promos to generate FOMO and drive fans to click directly to live game coverage.

US tech giants GoDaddy and Uber have made significant investments in the Official Partner tier for the ICC Cricket World Cup.

Amazon-owned streaming platform Twitch will become a founding partner of the Raiders' Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas from next year. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

English Premier League football club Manchester City has agreed a new partnership with South Korean sports service developer Superbloke and has extended its deal with Hong Kong-based direct selling company…

Newly-promoted Indian I-League club Trau FC has announced that sporting event company Aciesta Sports Alliance will be its title sponsor for the 2019-2020 season

LaLiga club Espanyol has reportedly signed a new front-of-shirt deal with LD Sports – the mysterious, newly-launched Chinese content platform and shirt sponsor of Premier League club Southampton.

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Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba wants to build more partnerships and collaborations with international sports federations and leagues as it pursues multiple sporting goals around economic and social development…

Japanese e-commerce brand Rakuten is almost certain to have paid the highest fee in the first sales round of NBA team jersey patch rights under its deal with NBA champions the Golden State Warriors, from 2017-18 to 2019-20.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is generating record income from its TOP sponsorship programme for the 2017-2020 cycle following a deal with technology company Intel, announced last month.

Premier League club Arsenal last month agreed a deal with Hollywood film studio Universal Pictures to promote a number of Universal’s new releases, including Despicable Me 3, which launched in North America and the UK on June 30.

US consumer electronics brand Logitech and Asian broadcaster Star Sports this month joined McLaren-Honda Formula One under multiyear agreements as the team seeks to expand portfolio during the 2017 series.

Music streaming service Deezer has taken its first steps into sport sponsorship, signing deals with Manchester United and FC Barcelona, to set it apart from the competition within a crowded streaming market.

US-based cable television operator Comcast is targeting a young and tech-savvy audience through its sponsorship of the esports competition brand ESL North America and top US-based esports team Evil Geniuses.

Competition from e-commerce and mobile phone sector companies in India has reinvigorated the value of domestic cricket properties, which struggled last year to meet the expectations of rights holders.

Rights-holders looking to partner with sports social media platform Sportlobster must first understand the brand’s offering and integrate with it, the brand told Sports Sponsorship Insider.

Social media network Sportlobster signed up to be the presenting partner of the NBA Global Games in London between the Milwaukee Bucks and the New York Knicks this month.

Internet company Yahoo’s acquisition of Chelsea manager José Mourinho to write expert blogs for the duration of the 2014 Fifa World Cup has opened the door to future investment in football.

GoDaddy, the US-based web hosting company, is sponsoring the Rugby League World Cup as part of its focus on British and European expansion.

Highlights and insights from the European Sponsorship Association conference held in London in April 2013

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