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Sporting industry and millions of dollars for economy

Sport is considered as a good industry up to millions of dollars to contribute to develop of economy and society. It’s completely suitable when we conclude it.

As far as you know, star athletes can earn millions of dollars from prizing, salary as well advertising contracts for big brands. Because they are talented in their sports, spectators are admiring and easy to be persuaded by brands they do as actors, ambassadors. They bring good signals to promote products, therefore many company invest budget to employ or invent them. It is natural sport players can have many source for earning.

To understand more information about connection of sporting industry and economy, you can follow our analysis.

The last previous we refer to earning money of federation in FIFA World Cup. Now, we continue to discuss it in NFL.

After FIFA World Cup, NFL is regarded as the most valuable sporting events which is voted by Forbes’s list with the capital about 379 million dollars. Furthermore, NFL is involved in politic issue so it is more noticed by fans and normal spectators.

Recently, the National football league has approved a new policy about banning footballers using a knee in the national anthem. If not, they will be fined with a sum of money or even don’t allow to be present in this match.

This policy makes uncomfortable in many players. Almost people counter it because it expresses that players are limited the right about language. However, it should be kept without editing, therefore it receives bad feedback from sponsors.

Some big sponsors of NFL like Nike, Anheuser-Busch, Bose or Ford feel pressure from football fans and consumers when they use image of footballers in NFL for advertising while they are protesting some strict rules from NFL. As a consequence, big brands deny to use reputation of NFL for the next advertising contracts, even ending their business relationship with NFL.

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Sporting industry and millions of dollars for economy

As trends and fads, sporting industry continues to dominate in media an entertainment with big revenue annually. For example, in 2017, the global sport market consumed 91$ billion dollars in total revenue. This number was only 76.1$ billion in 2013. The fact that more and more money should be invested for sports industry.

Although there are millions of sport events from many fields take place throughout the year, there are still many sponsors, advertisers and business brands to be ready to invest money then receive good feedback for their business.

To understand clearly about sporting industry, you should follow our analysis in the below, we share some roles of sport in contribution for economy.

Firstly, making report for data of the World Cup event. In general, it is the biggest festival in the global about football who attract millions of spectators from the world. To take advantage of this frame, many brands offer to advertise and sponsor for this event.

In addition sponsor for this league, sponsors also invest directly and sign advertising contracts or ask players for brand ambassador. It makes strong effect to spectators because footballers are directly the key person to brighten up in the match, so they can give good messages.

In 2011-2014 season, FIFA organization received total 1.62$ billion for the sponsorship. Whereas the number of 2015-2018 was 1.45$. It is only declined a little but it is a big number compared revenue from other fields.

Recently, FIFA tends to find sponsors and emerge with famous companies from China and several businesses from the East. It seems that they want to increase opportunity to co-operate and reach more revenues in their business. They have some worries about drop off from the West sponsors. It’s a good way because the Asian market is always a potential market for all big brands when people have many demand for consumption.

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Kinds of sport fans in the world

Sports play an important role in our life. For fans, it is a good way to relax or entertain after stress working. In addition, it is a strong belief to follow because they can learn strong willingness and tight mind from athletes.

The fact that, there are many kinds of sport fans in sports. Someone only accept to watch a live match but there are some crazy fans who are ready to go to the live stadium to cheer up players directly. Even they have to go abroad.

In this article, we continue to share kinds of sport fans we can collect.

4/ The Transplanter

The Transplanter is used to be a fan group for their hometown. By anyway, they will cheer up for their host team as diehard supporter. Even when they move to a new city, they still follow and support for the hometown team without any confusing.

They usually use social media to collect other fans to the Transplanter. They can share pictures when staying at the stadium, then sending it with message “boys…”. In general, they have adaptability.

5/ The Teacher

When you tend to discover information about a new sport, following it and the Teacher will show you detail. Called as the Teacher because they can explain all questions you are caring as real teachers.

Logging in this team, then you can understand all what it is going on. Although they have a wide range of knowledge about sport, sometime they makes uncomfortable because they talk over this game constantly.

6/ The jockey

The jockey is a sports fan who feel in love with the first sight. They are available to share loves to their athletes. They only see great performance of players, then love them. They don’t care other notorious stories around their lives.

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Kinds of sport fans in the world

Sports play an important role in the human life. Actually, it is a big industry when it can create revenue for athlete or organization from other sources such as tickets of fans, advertising contracts so on.

Almost spectators follow any sport competition because they love it. Or they are called as sports fans. In this article, we will refer major kinds of sport fans in the world. The statics are several classes of sport fans based on characteristics, strengths and weaknesses.

1/ The Oregon Trailers

The Oregon Trailers also are known as “bandwagon fans”. They give respectful treatment for their idols before they heard about franchises.

 Once they know about championship of their idols, they will arrange time and budget to visit and cheer up. Although some travels are tough when moving from this place to another place in another city.

Some people think that their action sound cruel but they believe that they can deal with winning of their idols. They looks decisive and dysentery.

2/ The Karma Chameleon

This kind of fan is a big challenge for sports world generally because their behaviors are decided and changed on their team’s performance and results. It means that their team is winning, they will become positive and joyful with this achievement. But failure of their team can make negative thinking and action for themselves and others.

Their feeling is extremely a ruse then sometimes they can’t control their behaviors in bad cases of their idols.

3/ The Coach

Don’t surprising when coach is also a sport fan, even they are royal fans. They have passionate and hope about their team, then they can teach or share proper experience and methods to compete to other opponents.

They also understand deeply about their team from strengths to weaknesses.

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Man United pledged to refund the tickets to the fans

The Manchester United leadership confirmed that the team will pay the full ticket price to the fans in the event the Premier League is canceled or competes on an empty field.

According to the Daily Mail, Man United’s management will refund the tickets to the fans who bought tickets for the season, in case the Premier League is canceled or competes on the field without an audience.

The Manchester United homepage states: “The team fully supports the plan to complete tournaments such as the Premier League, FA Cup and European Cup. If matches cannot be played or played on the field. without an audience, the team pledged to refund money to the fans, or reduce the season ticket price for the 2020/21 football season. The refund will apply to both regular and VIP tickets.”

Not only confirming refunds for the fans, the Man United leadership also urged fans to voluntarily follow the instructions of the health authorities as well as the local government to join hands to combat the disease.

According to The Sun, Man United fans spend an average of £ 1.5 million per game to watch the home team play at Old Trafford. So, if the schedule remains 4 home matches without an audience, the Reds must pay a total of 6 million pounds.

The Premier League organizer says it will work with the British Government to decide the return date of the tournament as soon as possible. They claim the 2019/20 season will be completed. The tournament is expected to be postponed until April 30.

Due to the complicated developments of the Covid-19 epidemic in Europe, all teams suffered losses due to completely frozen football activities. Earlier, it was reported that the Premier League had signed an agreement to allow the broadcast of all matches with BT Sports and Sky Sports until July 31. If the season ends early because of the epidemic, each team attending the tournament must compensate TV royalties up to £ 37 million, for a total of £ 740 million.

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NBA was indefinitely postponed because of nCoV

Utah Jazz team leader Rudy Gobert positive nCoV on March 11, causing the American professional basketball tournament to be postponed indefinitely.

The decision was made by the NBA organizers, one hour after the first case of nCoV at the tournament.

Rudy Gobert and his teammate Emmanuel Mudiay had to get tested right before the match against Oklahoma City Thunder. According to The Athletic, Gobert although still positive for nCoV still requires competition, due to feeling himself fit enough to enter the field.

Rudy Gobert, 2m15 tall, is the pillar of Utah Jazz as well as the French basketball team. The 27-year-old center-forward is the NBA’s best defensive player in the last two seasons. This season, Gobert made his first All-Star squad appearance.

The match between Thunder and Jazz is scheduled to take place at 8am this morning 12/3, Hanoi time. Right at the time of play, the organizers suddenly announced the postponement of the match with the reason “unpredictable”. Players of the starting teams must leave the field and withdraw to the changing room. 30 minutes later, the match was canceled when the test results of Gobert were made public. The players from both teams were kept at Chesapeake – Thunder’s home ground – to isolate.

Gobert was positive for Covid-19

Gobert rubbed his hands into the mic in the press conference room on 11/3.

While members of Jazz and Thunder were quarantined at the Chesapeake Arena, five other teams were asked by the organizers to quarantine their residence, including the Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors. These are the teams that have been playing against Jazz for the past 10 days.

The incident came just a day after the NBA organizers announced that the next home games for the Golden State Warriors in San Francisco would be unpopular, fearing Covid-19’s influence.

In the NBA main season, each team plays 82 games. The best eight teams from each region qualify for the playoffs. As of today 12/3, the team with the most matches is the Atlanta Hawks (67 matches) and the team with the least match is the LA Lakers (63 matches).

There were still many games to play for the current season before it was cancelled and 4 major players that should have defined the NBA season but will have to wait and see what will happen next and when will the league continue

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Chinese fans turned their backs on Sun Yang fishermen

The attitude of social media users in China has suddenly changed dramatically. They turned to apologize to the fanciful Mack Horton, and criticized Sun Yang’s “darling”.

On Twitter, users continue to attack Sun Yang. They think that Chinese swimmers are only good at deceiving people. The wave of support for Horton appeared more, on the contrary, the criticism of Sun Yang increased over time. Some Chinese fans apologize to Horton for thinking this swimmer is wrong.

Horton and Sun disliked each other from the Rio 2016 Olympics. Australian fishermen accused their opponents of being “a fraud” because of the doping scandal. At the 2019 World Championships, Horton refused to stand on the podium with a Chinese swimmer. It was a tournament that Horton lost to Sun Yang.

Horton’s actions have faced a lot of criticism from Chinese fans. They think this swimmer disrespects his opponent. On social networks, Horton receives a lot of “bricks and stones”, threats. The majority of them are from Sun Yang fans. However, the wind seems to change direction.

On February 28, CAS banned Sun Yang for eight years for violating the Doping Prevention Law. The swimmer smashed the blood sample box after being asked for doping tests in September 2018. Nor did he give any compelling reason to explain his actions

According to AFP, the Sports Arbitration Court (CAS) criticized Sun Yang for “showing no remorse” after violating the Anti-Doping Law.

During the hearing before CAS, Sun Yang repeatedly clarified that doping testers did not report their identities and documents showing that they were competent in their work. The way they behave is thought to be very unprofessional. This caused Sun Yang to rage, resulting in smashing blood samples.

According to the full CAS report published on the website, Chinese fishermen blamed doping testers and their associates. He has no “apologetic” attitude, nor is he responsible for his actions. When the proceeding took place, the Chinese swimmer insisted on blaming others.

Evidence of Sun Yang’s doping test is incomplete The CCTV video may be important evidence to help Sun Yang appeal. On February 28, Chinese fishermen were banned from playing CAS for 8 years by not conducting a doping test.

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Man City fans plan to oppose UEFA (Part 2)

A statement on the UEFA European Football Federation homepage said: “Based on the evidence, the UEFA Court of Justice found that Man City Club seriously violated the Financial Fair Law. from the sponsor to a break-even point, in a report submitted to UEFA from 2012 to 2016. Man City will not cooperate with the financial control agency of UEFA during the investigation process. UEFA tournament season 2020-2021 and 2021-2022, and pay a fine of 30 million euros (about 32.5 million USD) “.

The notice on mancity.com homepage reads: “Man City was disappointed but not surprised by the UEFA decision. In December 2018, the UEFA chief investigator posted a forum to announce the penalty for Man City, before the fight. The investigation is initiated, investigated and convicted only by UEFA, and we are seeking help from another independent agency as quickly as possible, so we will prepare it. subject to procedures for appeal to CAS “.

Man City allegations of financial fraud stem from the German newspaper Spiegel. They said the company that owns Man City – Abu Dhabi United Group – illegally injected money for the team. At least 91 million USD they transferred to Man City under the sponsorship. UEFA considers it a fraud to circumvent the Financial Fair Law. They started investigating, then accused Man City of violating in May 2019. The case was opened, and then the Times said Man City could be banned from Champions League 2020-2021.

After being accused last year, City didn’t admit it wrong. They claimed that Spiegel used the stolen documents, and only revealed the words that were detrimental to Man City. Spiegel denies this, claiming that they get the information from a person named “John”. Not long after, “John” was discovered to be a Portuguese citizen, whose real name is Rui Pinto. Pinto is facing 147 charges of high-tech data theft, from most Portuguese teams and businesses. Pinto pleaded not guilty.

Man City have reached the knockout stages of the Champions League 2019-2020. They will meet Real Madrid in the 1/8 round.

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Man City fans plan to oppose UEFA (Part 1)

Man City Fans’ Association is planning a lot to oppose the penalty imposed by the European Football Association on the club.

A group of fans called “1894” (year of founding Man City) is calling for donations to buy protest banners. By February 17, the proceeds had risen to nearly $ 6,000. The group plans to use the banner in the second leg of the 1/8 Champions League (Man City – Real Madrid), March 17.

“The content of the banner will probably directly protest against the UEFA penalty,” said Kevin Parker, Man City fans general secretary.

Man City fans also plan to recreate the passionate cheer ever in Poznan, Poland in 2010 (the match between Man City and Lech Poznan in the Europa League). But the difference is that instead of cheering, fans will turn away when the traditional Champions League song plays.

The opposition of Man City fans will not take place in the first leg against Real (February 25). They worry about just taking up a small part of the Bernabeu pitch and risking having their banner confiscated. Instead, they want to put their “protests” jubilantly at home.

Parker added: “We have no reason to stop supporting the club. We see the Financial Equity law as a way for elite clubs to protect themselves. They see Man City as a threat. They don’t want to see teams like Man City. We are like a working-class family in a labor-stricken area, winning the lottery and moving to a rich house, but then we are not welcome. “

Previously, Man City banned from Champions League

UEFA banned Man City from attending every European tournament in the next two seasons because of a “serious violation” of the Financial Equity law, announced Monday night.

UEFA says Man City has the right to appeal to the Sports Court (CAS). The club owner Etihad has announced that they will do so.

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The NBA All-Star 2020 series will kick off tomorrow

The All-Star series of the US professional basketball tournament will take place in three days, from February 15-17 in Chicago.

As every year, NBA All-Star consists of three main events. Opening the three-day All-Star series is the NBA Rising Stars match between young talents taking place on February 15. Next is the skills competition, three-point throwing and basketball taking place at 8am on 16/2. The most interesting event, the 69th NBA All-Star match took place at 8pm on February 17.

This year’s NBA All-Star game will be changing the format of the game, in memory of Kobe Bryant – the legend died with his daughter Gianna due to a plane crash last month.

In the first three rounds, the two teams will compete and calculate the result in each round, each round of the score will return to 0. The winner of each round will receive $ 100,000 in charitable money, the team that wins the whole match will add 200,000 USD. In the fourth round, the results of the previous three rounds will be combined.

Instead of playing the last 12 minutes of the regular match, the team that reaches the target score first wins. The target score is the total score of the team with the higher score in the first three innings, plus 24 points. 24 is the number of shirts Bryant wore in the second half of his NBA career.

After the selections of captain LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo, members of the two All-Star teams were identified. The LeBron team includes Luka Doncic, Kawhi Leonard, James Harden, Anthony Davis and LeBron in the starting lineup.

The bench includes Chris Paul, Damian Lillard, Ben Simmons, Nikola Jokic, Jayson Tatum, Russell Westbrook and Domantas Sabonis. Lillard suffered a groin injury at the last minute and should be replaced by Devin Booker.

The Giannis team includes Joel Embiid, Trae Young, Kemba Walker, Pascal Siakam and Giannis Antetokounmpo in the main lineup. The reserves include Khris Middleton, Kyle Lowry, Rudy Gobert, Brandon Ingram, Jimmy Butler, Donovan Mitchell and Bam Adebayo.

All LeBron players will wear the number 2 to commemorate Gianna Bryant, while the Giannis will wear shirt number 24 to commemorate Kobe. The right side of the chest of the two teams will have a black circle with nine white stars. The symbol is dedicated to the nine people who died in a helicopter crash on January 26, including Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant.

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