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Football Fans Sue Ronaldo After No-show at Friendly Match

Football Fans Sue Ronaldo After No-show at Friendly Match

SEOUL, Jul. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Outrage over Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence in a friendly match between Italian football champions Juventus and K League All-Stars continues as fans are preparing to sue the agency responsible for the fixture after the football superstar remained on the bench for the duration of the match. More than 63,000 fans [...]

Juventus Accused of Breach of Contract for Benching Ronaldo in Seoul Exhibition

Juventus Accused of Breach of Contract for Benching Ronaldo in Seoul Exhibition

SEOUL, Jul. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Italian football champions Juventus breached an agreement when they benched superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in an exhibition match against South Korean league All-Stars, a local organizer of the match claimed Saturday. Some 63,000 fans at Seoul World Cup Stadium went home disappointed Friday night, as Ronaldo did not play in [...]

North Koreans Love European Football Like Rest of the World

North Koreans Love European Football Like Rest of the World

PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – The language of European football is not only universal, but apolitical, if the word of Jang Woong, North Korean delegate to the International Olympic Committee is to be believed. Per the KSPU (Korea Sports Press Union), before making an early return to North Korea due to health reasons, Jang [...]

Samsung Ignites Global Soccer Campaign “Galaxy 11”

Samsung Ignites Global Soccer Campaign “Galaxy 11”

SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics is actively engaging in global soccer campaigns by offering various contents through an imaginary “Galaxy 11” soccer club. “Galaxy 11” is a soccer team consisting of the world’s-best footballers including Lionel Messi of Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal and Lee Chung-Yong of Korea. Through various programs based [...]