Bale's golden goodbye propels Spurs to record breaking £65m profit

Mauricio PochettinoBy David Owen
March 31 – Tottenham Hotspur, the North London Premier League football club, have reported one of the biggest profits in Premier League history – as foreshadowed by Insideworldfootball in August 2013. A concise announcement on the club website notes that profit for the year ended June 30, 2014 after interest and tax was £65.3 million, compared with just £1.5 million the previous year.

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Premier League to share £1bn of TV cash throughout English game

Premier League montageBy Paul Nicholson
March 27 – English Premier League clubs have agreed to share at least £1 billion of league income in the period 2016/17-2018/19. The money will be shared through the English football pyramid as well as to good causes.

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£620m-profit Premier League is more than just a game of football

Premier League montageBy David Owen
March 26 - Premier League clubs generated their first pre-tax profit in 15 years in 2013-14, Deloitte, the business advisory firm, has confirmed, as increased revenues from the current, more lucrative broadcasting deal far outpaced any rise in costs.

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Police chief admits his failings caused death of Hillsborough 96

Hillsborough JusticeMarch 18 - The police chief in charge at the 1989 English FA cup semifinal at which 96 Liverpool supporters were crushed to death has admitted that his failure to close a tunnel was the "direct cause" of the disaster.

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Liverpool add Malaysian fixture to 2015 pre-season tour

Liverpool in MalaysiaMarch 18 – Premier League Liverpool have added a Malaysian stop to their 2015 pre-season tour. On the return leg from two games in Australia, the Reds will stop off in Kuala Lumpur to play a Malaysian XI at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium on Friday July 24.

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Claws out in Hull as Tigers name change is back on agenda

Hull City TigerMarch 17 - English Premier League club Hull City have been given the go-ahead to change their name to Hull Tigers next season - a move that seems bound to infuriate diehard fans of the club.

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Man Utd roll the dice with bwin casino launch

Man utd casinoMarch 17 - Manchester United have launched their own on-line casino in partnership with the club's online gaming and betting partner bwin. Played online and via an app, the 3D casino is set against the backdrop of Old Trafford.

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Court date set to ban five of Chelsea's racist fans

chelsea fansMarch 12 - Five men are to appear in court in connection with the racist abuse by Chelsea fans prior to the Champions League first-leg last-16 game against Paris St Germain last month.

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Man Utd's mis-firing Falcao fails to last U21 outing

Falcao2March 11 - Football is full of cases of misfit superstars failing to adapt to new surroundings. But few in recent years feature such a stark fall from grace as that of Manchester United's on-loan Colombian striker Radamel Falcao.

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