Juventus “Ultras” Arrested Over Ticket Blackmail Allegations
Multiple Juventus FC “Ultra” fans have been arrested in Italy for allegations of blackmail and extortion over the weekend, BBC reports. According to investigators in Turin, a group of fans reportedly threatened to sing racist chants if club officials did not allow them to buy cheaper tickets to then... Read more
Juventus President’s Ban for Ticket Scandal Revoked
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli was handed a one-year ban in September for selling tickets to ultra fans, but the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has reversed the ban this week, reports ESPN. Agnelli had originally been banned for one year from all football activity and fined €20,000 for “violating sporting integrity and... Read more
Market Heat Report: “El Classico” Headlines
With just days remaining before the “El Classico” in Miami between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, the International Champions Cup showdown once again reigned supreme in the TicketNetwork marketplace, coming with three of the top 5 spots in our Market Heat Report. Barca played a role in the No.... Read more
Market Heat Report: Bruno Mars In But Soccer Dominates
Top-tier showman Bruno Mars makes a pair of appearances in the Market Heat report for this Tuesday, with a show tonight in Sacramento at No. 7, and an August 5th date in Minnesota down at No. 17… But the top 10 is dominated by soccer once again, as some... Read more
Market Heat Report: Harry Styles Hot
Harry Styles, who is set for a splashy acting debut* in the upcoming Christopher Nolan film “Dunkirk”, is up to No. 5 in the Market Heat report for this Friday. The former One Direction star’s date in Toronto with Muna is one spot behind Ed Sheeran’s upcoming show in... Read more