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Napa Valley gets its own football team

The Napa Valley now has its very own football team – named Napa Valley 1839 in honour of the year in which vines were first planted in the northern Californian wine region.

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 1 Comment »

Budweiser to drop beer by helicopter to football fans

During this weekend’s FA Cup matches, Budweiser will be dropping beer by helicopter to fans of underdog teams.

Friday, January 6th, 2017 No Comments »

Heineken offers live link to Champions League pundits

A Heineken promotional campaign is offering customers the chance to join a live link-up to football pundits commentating on this year’s Champions League tournament.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Euro 2016 boosts lager sales as wine dips

UK supermarket sales of lager boomed by £10.4m ahead of England’s first Euro 2016 match on Saturday, while wine sales suffered a £2.6m drop, says IRI.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Barcelona’s Andres Iniesta brings his wines to the UK

Winemaker and Spanish pro footballer Andres Iniesta is preparing to launch his family’s range of wines in the UK, having agreed an exclusive import deal with fine wine traders Twaites & Jones.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Alcohol ban ahead of England Euro 2016 match

Authorities in France have decided to limit the sale of alcohol ahead of England and Russia’s next Euro 2016 matches.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

France calls for Euro 2016 booze ban

The French government has called upon cities hosting Euro 2016 matches to ban alcohol near venues and fan zones after violence in Marseille at the weekend.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Arsenal signs Santa Rita as official wine partner

Chilean wine brand Santa Rita has been made the official wine partner of Arsenal football club in a three-year deal signed at the Emirates Stadium in London

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Wolf Blass teams up with Manchester City FC

Treasury Wine Estates has announced that Wolf Blass is now the official wine partner for Manchester City Football Club covering Asia, Middle East, Africa and Mexico.

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 No Comments »

New beer for Premier League football

The Premier League football competition has announced that Carling is to be its new official beer sponsor, replacing Carlsberg.

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 No Comments »

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