The next major market for shoe companies could be the Philippines and it carries major risks and rewards.
The three-time All-Star agreed to a deal with Adidas worth a combined $200 million over 13 years.
Apparel contracts provide substantial revenue for athletic departments, but max money doesn’t always seal the deal.
Sponsors have the ability to force change in FIFA, but they didn’t in the past and probably won’t now.
Adidas is starting over.