News Details

F1 owners keen on premier league boss to replace Ecclestone

Richard Scudamore A source at Formula 1 owners CVC have named Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore as an ideal successor to the sport's embattled chief executive Bernie Ecclestone. With 83-year-old Ecclestone fighting for his future and freedom in a Munich corruption trial, many names have been linked with his role at the top of Formula 1′s commercial rights. The latest is Scudamore the current English football chief, but his job is now in doubt due to a series of allegedly sexist personal emails. But if Scudamore, 54, does lose his job, CVC has admitted it is interested in hiring him for Formula 1. 'TV rights deals are Formula 1′s lifeblood. That is what Bernie has...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone corruption trial may run through July

A German banker allegedly bribed by Bernie Ecclestone must return to a...
2y ago from F1Pulse.com

No one ready to succeed Ecclestone claims Mateschitz

Red Bull billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz claims Formula 1 is staring...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Gribkowsky: Bernie said he would rather die in a...

Bernie Ecclestone in court The man jailed for accepting Bernie...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone lawyers have to wait until July to question...

Gerhard Gribkowsky leaves court Lawyers for Formula 1 boss Bernie...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi: Vinales will give me the same problems as...

Valentino Rossi admits that Maverick Vinales' speed in his first MotoGP...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Carlo Pernat: Impressive Vinales is Lorenzo’s riding...

MotoGP powerbroker Carlo Pernat assesses the class rookies and those rider...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Pedrosa signed up by Wasserman management group

Sports management company Wasserman has announced that from now on it will...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Marquez: "This year the pressure made me feel...

Marc Marquez admits the pressure he faced this year on the way to his...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar weekend formats set to change in 2017

The Verizon IndyCar Series is aiming to introduce a more consistent...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Andretti Autosport confirms Sato for 2017

Takuma Sato will replace Carlos Munoz in the #26 Andretti Autosport-Honda...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Sato joins Andretti Autosport for 2017

– Takuma Sato will make the switch to Andretti Autosport for 2017,...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

Cindric: Earlier Indy 500 start would encourage more...

Team Penske president Tim Cindric says that the Indy 500’s noon start is...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai unveils its 2017 WRC challenger

Hyundai has become the first team to reveal the 2017-spec car it will...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Competition: Win M-Sport WRC prizes

Advertising British-based M-Sport has been behind Ford's involvement in...
12h ago from WRC.com

Hyundai unveils 2017 WRC challenger

Advertising Drivers Thierry Neuville, Hayden Paddon and Dani Sordo...
1d ago from WRC.com

Hyundai launches its 2017 World Rally Car

Hyundai has become the first manufacturer to reveal its all-new 2017 World...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger makes bold West Ham clash decision:...

GETTY Arsene Wenger will pick Ainsley Maitland-Niles or Gabriel Paulista...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal to make January swoop for West Ham United's...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is ready to test West Ham United's resolve by...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Wenger: Jenkinson has lost his confidence

Arsene Wenger admits that Carl Jenkinson's confidence is low at the...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsene Wenger talks about Dimitri Payet, Arsenal boss...

Arsenal are reportedly plotting a January bid for West Ham United...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg

Following the shock news that Nico Rosberg will... Read More »
11h ago from GPUpdate.net

Why has Rosberg retired now?

Sky F1 pundits Martin Brundle and Ted Kravitz... Read More »
11h ago from SkySports.com

Could Alonso replace Rosberg at Mercedes?

Nico Rosberg's surprise retirement from Formula 1... Read More »
8h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.