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Friday 31 October 2014

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Czech football coach promises free beer

Czech Republic boss Pavel Vrba has taken the bar-side football bet to a new level, banking on the success of his team by offering fans free beer.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Europa winners Sevilla get weight in beer

The Sevilla football team has received belated congratulations for winning the Europa League last season, with players gifted their weight in beer.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 No Comments »

North/South split in UK stadium beer

Sports fans from the south of the UK are suffering when it comes to buying the compulsory pint of beer at their team’s stadium, according to new research.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Germans drink up to celebrate World Cup

Germans have been toasting the success of their football heroes, reversing a generation-long decline in beer sales to see a 4.4% jump in the year to July.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Magners hits out at Polish cider ban

C&C Group has hit out at “discriminatory” behaviour from Polish authorities, who forced it to remove advertising for cider brand Magners from team shirts during a Champions League match.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 No Comments »

Ex-england manager launches wine label

Former England manager, Sven-Göran Eriksson, has launched his own wine label, joining the likes of Cliff Richard and Gerard Deperadieu.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Beer football kit for Spanish club

League two Spanish football side CD Lugo have punted for an eye-catching new design for this season’s new football kit — depicting a torso-sized glass of beer.

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

World Cup proves damp squib for beer sales

Early signs indicate this year’s World Cup in Brazil created less of a boost for UK beer and cider retailers than the South Africa tournament four years ago.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

World Cup UK sales boost fizzles out

Total sales of drinks in the UK during the World Cup are expected to top at £1bn as it draws to a close this week, but sales overall have failed to fizz.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Suarez bottle opener hits the market

A Chinese company has begun marketing a “biting” Luis Suarez bottle opener after his latest player chomping episode at the World Cup.

Friday, July 4th, 2014 No Comments »

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