Spain’s Atlético Madrid signed 19-year-old Portuguese striker João Félix from Benfica for €126 million. Photograph: Pierre-Philippe Marcou/AFP/Getty Images

Spending by teams in Europe’s big five leagues totalled a record €5.5 billion during the close season transfer window, financial analyst Deloitte’s Sp(...)

Liverpool star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Statsports chief global strategist Jarlath Quinn

Newry-based sports tech company StatSports is weighing a flotation in about two years’ time, at which point it expects to be worth in excess of £1 bil(...)

Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the UEFA Champions League  . Photo  : Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

An obscure Chinese investor buys an unfashionable Premier League football club and promises to transform their prospects, making them big in China by (...)