Infographic Friday: The Billionaire Club and Soccer’s Gender Wage Gap

Time for another edition of Infographic Friday, and this week we have two very relevant sports business infographics to share courtesy of Statista. The first focuses on the wealth of club owners around the globe and the second on the gender wage gap in professional soccer.

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NFL Unveils New Merchandise Designed by FIT Students

The NFL and the Fashion Institute of Technology opened a showcase last night to display new merchandise created to reach the next generation of NFL fans, with graphic elements designed by FIT students. The new product line is the result of the NFLxFIT Merchandising Design Contest, which challenged students earlier this year to create a new series of design treatments inspired by all 32 NFL clubs’ logos and fan cultures.

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Taking a Closer Look at the J.D. Power NFL Survey

Yesterday you may have seen an article by Darren Rovell on ESPN making the rounds with the headline “Survey: Protests top reason NFL ratings dipped”. Rather than focus on the headline, let’s take a closer look at the study itself and we can see how else this article could have been positioned, along with some potential challenges around the actual survey results.

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