For a long time there was a lot of speculation about Bayer Leverkusen’s new outfitter for the upcoming season. Adidas discontinued its cooperation with the soccer team after 40 years. Starting next season, the Swabian company Jako will take over.
On the road 120 days in 2015. Training sessions with Jürgen Klopp, Mirko Slomka and Thomas Tuchel. Television appearances with Stefan Raab. Sounds like a seasoned professional soccer player in the Bundesliga – but Rene Wegner has a lot more going on.
According to the sports magazine “Marca”, the sports clothing manufacturer Adidas and Real Madrid are on the brink of signing a new contract. The magazine suggests the Herzogenaurach-based company will pay Real Madrid €1.4 billion over ten years.
Sportswear manufacturer Adidas is expanding its involvement in the world of tennis. The company, based in Herzogenaurach, Germany, has signed the Czech tennis player Tomáš Berdych. It is said to be the second largest deal in tennis.
The ski jumping grand slam enchants – and moves – millions around the new year. Yet given all this money, showmanship and the risks taken by the athletes, the underpaid jumpers still receive relatively little.