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Perform Group has today announced the acquisition of sports technology company, Scout7

Over the past 16 years, Scout7 have been at the forefront of the professional football technological revolution. At present, they service over 230 clients around the world, providing bespoke, multi-platform scouting and recruitment solutions, which are constantly being enhanced as they look to meet the ever-changing demands of forward-thinking clubs and football associations. OptaPro, Perform…



Perform and IMG awarded Conmebol commercial rights

IMG and Perform were today jointly awarded the contract to advise Conmebol on their commercial rights for club competitions – Conmebol Libertadores, Conmebol Sudamericana and Conmebol Recopa, as well as additional tournaments – for 2019-2022. Both companies set up a one-off 50/50 joint venture to bid for the business providing the best resources and expertise…



Perform adds professional commentary services with ICS

  Professional commentary services with Independent Content Services Ltd (ICS) complements Perform’s Custom Betting Commentary product. Following last month’s launch of Custom Betting Commentary with Unibet, Perform has partnered exclusively with ICS, to offer clients professional betting commentary through its Custom Betting Commentary product, on any match available in Perform’s live streaming portfolio (20,000+ per…



Perform Group launches 3D upgrade to their Opta-Powered Football Match Visualisation

The industry’s most detailed and precise live-ball-tracking football visualisation has been rebuilt to provide unrivalled insight into matches as they happen. Data experts from Opta accurately track ball movement and every player on the ball. This data, already used by sports broadcasters, digital media outlets and clubs to evaluate and understand player performance, is now…



LaLiga and Perform Group Create LaLiga Official Data Centre

Innovators join in five-year agreement to expand global availability of data on Spanish football competitions In a deal designed to broaden the availability of data from one of the world’s highest profile football leagues, LaLiga and Perform Group today announced the creation of the LaLiga Official Data Centre. Jointly led by Perform and LaLiga, the…



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MAYWEATHER vs. McGREGOR Exclusive Only On DAZN

MAYWEATHER vs. McGREGOR – THE BOXING MATCH OF THE CENTURY, LIVE & EXCLUSIVE ONLY ON DAZN DAZN is the exclusive home of Mayweather vs. McGregor in Germany and Austria DAZN subscribers will be able to watch the fight as part of their monthly subscription, no additional pay-per-view charge Mayweather vs. McGregor continues the great sport…



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Leaders Under 40 Awards Name Two Perform Group Executives

Leaders and the Aspire Academy have announced the Class of 2017 for the third annual Leaders Under 40 Awards, set to take place on October 3, 2017. The awards recognize the best talent in the global business of sport under the age of 40. Two Perform Group executives, Shaun C. Koiner, Chief Product Officer for…



DAZN Expands Into Fifth Territory With Canada Launch

LONDON, JULY 20, 2017 Today DAZN, the revolutionary live and on-demand sport service, announced that it will be expanding into its fifth territory – Canada. It was only last year that UK-based company DAZN first exploded onto the scene launching its game-changing sport service in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan. Founded on the belief that…



Goal Partners with Soccerex and European Freestyle Football Championship

Global football media brand, Goal has been named as the official media partner of the Soccerex Football Festival being held in Manchester this September.   The partnership will focus on the European Freestyle Football Championships, which are taking place at the festival and will see Goal live stream the finals exclusively on Facebook, giving it’s…