Premier League teams to have ‘No Room For Racism’ badge on shirts

(Reuters) – The Premier League said on Thursday that players and match officials will wear a “No Room For Racism” badge on their shirts for the entirety of the 2020-21 season, replacing the “Black Lives Matter” logo that previously appeared on kits.

Italy’s Serie A clears way for private equity investment

MILAN (Reuters) – Italy’s Serie A soccer clubs agreed on Wednesday to set up a new media company to handle the broadcast rights for top-flight Italian soccer and are deciding between two rival private equity bids seeking a stake in the business, club officials said.

Three private equity groups await Serie A decision over ‘historic’ deal: sources

MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) – Three private equity groups have submitted final bids to Italy’s top-flight soccer league and are awaiting a decision over a deal that could shake up the country’s soccer industry, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.