Topic: Manchester United

Downton Abbey’s Brendan Coyle Shows His Darker Side in New Esquire Show

Plus, how he’s using Kickstarter to support up-and-coming artists

Specs Age 51 Claim to fame Stars as Nelson Clay on the new Esquire drama series Spotless (premieres Nov. 14 at 10 p.m.) and as Mr. Bates on Downton Abbey (final season…

What Globally Ambitious Brands Can Learn From Manchester United's Marketing Playbook

Lessons from soccer's savvy ambassadors

Team captain Wayne Rooney leads Manchester United onto the field in four U.S. cities later this month for a series of exhibition matches against American and international competition. Over the…

Adidas Vows to Outsprint Nike in Ad Race

German sportswear maker spending millions

Adidas is vowing to overtake archrival Nike to win the No. 1 spot in the sportswear world by spending millions of euros on an ad campaign set to launch next…

Chevy Paid $560 Million to Sponsor Manchester United, and Now It's Pulling Out of Europe

Did the automaker score an own goal?

Chevrolet’s desire to become a global brand via sponsorships with the English soccer clubs Manchester United and Liverpool has taken a turn now that General Motors has unexpectedly announced the…

Yankees, Manchester City Team Up for MLS Launch

New NYC pro soccer club to debut in 2015

Two of the world’s most prominent sports franchises have joined forces to bring a new Major League Soccer club to New York. The New York Yankees and Manchester City Football Club…