Norway's Ida Alstad, takes a shot at Brazil's goal during their women's handball quarterfinal match at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, in London.
Mia Hamm #9 of the Team USA kicks the ball in the Womens Final Soccer Match against Team Norway during the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games at the Sydney Stadium in Sydney, Australia. Team Norway defeated Team USA 3-2.Mandatory Credit: Shaun Botterill /Allsport
The sport of bandy is best described as a cross between ice hockey and soccer. Teams of 11 players on ice use sticks to hit a ball around a rink the size of a soccer field. Bandy was played a demonstration sport in the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, Norway. Bandy won't be an Olympic sport at Sochi, but the 2014 bandy world championships are currently taking place in Irkutsk, Russia. John "JJ" Jensen was on the USA National Bandy Team from 1997 to 2008. "Because there's more ice, it%u2019s…
Published in 2006, "Marketing and Football" covers revenue streams & strategies of European soccer clubs. Contributions from the UK, Norway, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Finland, Scotland, Brazil, Japan, USA, Canada, Argentina, Korea & Australia. Interviews with professional sports marketers representing clubs like: Juventus Turin, FC Barcelona, Milan AC, Inter Milan, AS Rome, Olympique Lyonnais, Vicenza, SE Palmeiras, Atletico Mineiro and Atletico PR.