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Tom Bergin

Rydon's profit rise in year after Britain's deadly Grenfell fire

14 Mar 2019

LONDON Rydon Group, the company responsible for the refurbishment of Grenfell Tower in London where at least 71 people died in a fire in June 2017, said its profits rose last year, in spite of an 11 percent fall in revenues.

Wie Investoren am Transfer-Boom im Fußball verdienen wollen

07 Jan 2019

London Das boomende Milliardengeschäft mit dem Profifußball weckt Begehrlichkeiten von Finanzinvestoren.

Wie Investoren am Transfer-Boom im Fußball verdienen wollen

07 Jan 2019

London Das boomende Milliardengeschäft mit dem Profifußball weckt Begehrlichkeiten von Finanzinvestoren.

Special Report: How a soccer agent and Chinese tycoon planned to trade in players

03 Jan 2019

LONDON In early 2016, Europe's most powerful soccer agent, Jorge Mendes, stood dressed in his trademark dark suit and white shirt alongside Chinese billionaire Guo Guangchang at a luxury hotel in Shanghai. They were there to launch a new partnership in front of an audience of soccer glitterati, including former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho and bosses from major European clubs.

UK football league reduces injury pay for women

23 Nov 2018

LONDON Several of England’s leading soccer clubs have slashed the benefits offered to women players, and are providing them with far less protection than their male counterparts, contracts signed by players and clubs show.

Special Report: Double agents - How soccer clubs, players and advisers play the tax game

09 Nov 2018

LONDON Behind most millionaire soccer stars stands a successful soccer agent. Except when it comes to filling out a tax return.

Special Report: Soccer club Man City boosted finances through creative plays, documents show

06 Nov 2018

LONDON When soccer's governing body in Europe began to get tough on the sport's finances from 2009 onwards, the British club Manchester City came up with a two-pronged counter-attack, a trove of documents relating to soccer shows.

Special Report: Soccer club Man City boosted finances through creative plays, documents show

06 Nov 2018

LONDON When soccer's governing body in Europe began to get tough on the sport's finances from 2009 onwards, the British club Manchester City came up with a two-pronged counter-attack, a trove of documents relating to soccer shows.

RPT-SPECIAL REPORT-Soccer club Man City boosted finances through creative plays, documents show

06 Nov 2018

LONDON, Nov 6 When soccer's governing body in Europe began to get tough on the sport's finances from 2009 onwards, the British club Manchester City came up with a two-pronged counter-attack, a trove of documents relating to soccer shows.

Special Report - How top soccer clubs clashed with rules on financial fair play

04 Nov 2018

LONDON One of the most powerful men in soccer, Gianni Infantino, has long championed fairness in the world's most popular sport. In public, the sports administrator has promoted rules intended to reduce debts and prevent top clubs with super-rich owners from using their wealth to dominate the game.

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