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Works begin on Academy development following Planning Permission & GLA approval

Bromley Council’s Planning Department has formally granted Planning Permission for Crystal Palace FC’s Academy redevelopment works, following approval from the Greater London Authority (GLA).


Southampton FC appoint SecuTix as new ticketing technology partner

Southampton FC have announced a partnership with cloud-based ticketing solution SecuTix that will see the introduction of a new ticketing system for the start of the 2020-21 football season.


SUPPORTING ACT: Bringing colour to sporting and entertainment events

Supporters have been providing football fans and clubs with flags, banners and Tifo display materials since 2002. Everyone involved in the company comes from a background of working with and organising fan groups in stadiums all over Europe.



THE BIG INTERVIEW: Nick Marshall, Director, KSS

In this latest industry interview, we hear from Nick Marshall, Director at KSS, who describes his career journey to date, as well as latest progress on AFC Wimbledon’s new Plough Lane stadium, the Academy for Crystal Palace, and elite training facilities for both Leicester City FC and Liverpool FC, all of which are currently on site.




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Stadia & Arenas: The roadmap back to reopening

Following on from the recent Ungerboeck Stadia & Arena Summit, which saw industry experts from Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, BC Place, KC Chiefs and Sports Venue Business discuss the roadmap back to reopening, this article shares insights from numerous industry executives.


The Premier League, COVID-19 and Digital Transformations

In this interview, PTI Smarter Venues Lead Technology Consultant and Norwich City Football Club CTO, Dan Smith, discusses how their technology projects have helped them with business continuity during COVID-19.


Rise of Micro-Deals, eGalácticos: How will the post COVID-19 football world look?

In this latest case study, Akash Punjabi, Senior Accountant at KPMG Australia, delves into what the post COVID-19 football world could look like and what it means for the sports sector as a whole.


Enhance your Club App with Rover

PTI Smarter Venues has partnered with Rover to expand its digital inventory offering and provide further advertisement solutions to clubs, which are especially beneficial during the COVID-19 pandemic.


VIDEO: A look inside Brentford Football Club’s new home

From floodlight testing to a state-of-the-art Desso playing surface, Director of Operations, Alan Walsh, discusses all things Brentford Community Stadium related.


Everton submits outline planning application for Goodison Park legacy project

Everton Football Club has submitted an outline planning application to Liverpool City Council for a community-led legacy development at Goodison Park.


Filling the Void and Engaging Sports Fans in an Industry on Pause

In this article, guest blogger, Lona Price-Jones, discusses how clubs, teams, stadia, arenas and other sports and entertainment entities should be filling the void caused by COVID-19 and engaging sports fans in an industry on pause.


LIVERPOOL BEAT: A preview of what’s in store at ALSD International

Liverpool is a city best known for music and sport, being home to the Beatles, two Premier League sides in the form of the newly crowned champions, Liverpool Football Club, and local derby rivals Everton Football Club, as well as M&S Bank Arena (part of an event campus that includes ACC Liverpool and Exhibition Centre Liverpool), and Aintree Racecourse.


Everton’s new stadium to ‘unlock economic potential’ after Coronavirus

Henri Murison, Director of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership, has praised Everton’s ‘mega-project’ for Bramley-Moore Dock and says that beginning work on the stadium this year would boost economic confidence after an inevitable slowdown due to the Coronavirus.


Crystal Palace Academy plans backed by Bromley Council

Plans to develop the Crystal Palace Academy into a Category 1 site have been supported by Bromley Council’s planning committee, heralding a new era for the club.


VIDEO: Southampton FC’s new 1885 Lounge

The new pitch-facing 1885 Lounge at St. Mary’s Stadium celebrates English Premier League side Southampton Football Club’s rich history and heritage.