Gianluca Vialli: ‘I look out for things that are going to make football a better game’
The former Chelsea striker and manager has cofounded a company that is looking to strengthen the ties between fans and clubs through crowdfunding
“We Italians need to feel like we’re under pressure, we need to see an enemy,” says Gianluca Vialli. “The pressure is a combination of expectation, scrutiny and consequences...
Tifosy Launches Fan Investment Platform
Fully licensed sports crowdfunding platform, Tifosy, co-founded by former player and manager Gianluca Vialli, is creating a new asset class by allowing fans to become investors in their clubs.
Tifosy is an online platform which connects clubs with a global community of fans and investors. It will give supporters the chance to buy...
Vialli pitches crowdfunding scheme
We recently reported on the success of Stevenage in raising funds for a new stand through a mini-bond, even though the cluib has a wealthy owner. This was done through Tifosy which claims to be 'the only fully authorised sports crowdfunding platform' after being approved by the Financial Conduct Authority
GOOOOAAAL! Fanfunding Platform Tifosy Pitches £1M Equity Raise & Offers Pro Sports Club Investments
Tifosy, a sports crowdfunding platform co-founded by former Italian footballer and manager GianLuca Vialli and CEO Fausto Zanetton, a former investment banker/ sports, media and tech specialist from Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, aims to spearhead “a sports finance revolution” by allowing supporters to invest...
Gianluca Vialli lancia una campagna di crowdfunding per la finanza sportiva
L'ex star del calcio Gianluca Vialli sta cercando di rafforzare i legami tra tifosi e club, cercando finanziamenti per un' iniziativa che mira a sfruttare il crescente trend delle squadre sportive che usano modi alternativi per sostenere le loro finanze con un occhio ai tifosi.
Gianluca Vialli launches crowdfunding campaign for sports finance
Former star footballer Gianluca Vialli is looking to strengthen ties between fans and clubs, seeking funding for a venture that aims to tap the growing trend of sports teams using alternative ways to bolster their finances by looking to supporters.
Stevenage FC’s ‘shoulder to shoulder’ new stand crowdfunding campaign succeeds, in English Football League first
The campaign for the club’s Lamex Stadium, launched alongside the Tifosy fanfunding platform co-founded by Chelsea and Italy legend Gianluca Vialli, attracted hundreds of backers...
Introducing Tifosy, the frontier of fan funding in football
When it comes to finding the money to survive, let alone thrive, there are plenty of football clubs that struggle on a week-by-week basis. These aren't generally Premier League or Championship outfits, though there are a good few of those whose chairmen would welcome a bit of extra cash.
Sports look for new tactics to raise cash from fans
Portsmouth Football Club needed a new place for young players to train. Lancashire Cricket Club wanted to build a hotel on its ground. Surfers in Bristol hoped to dig a huge artificial lake in a field outside the city.
They all turned to fans for the money.
Portsmouth au participatif présent
Racheté par ses fans en 2013 après une dégringolade en D4, Portsmouth compte sur le financement participatif (crowdfunding) pour poser les bases de son futur centre de formation. La collecte de dons a débuté mardi via Tifosy, une plateforme 100% foot co-créée par un Français de Londres.
Tifosy: Building Your Club's Future Through Fanfunding
In modern football, the game isn’t only on the pitch. Clubs need to build themselves into successful businesses, and meet the needs of fans too. And to achieve those things, clubs need funding to develop their infrastructure – for example their stadium, academy or training facilities.
Work on Pompey fan-funded pitches set to start
Back in August 2014, supporters raised £270,000 to construct two Academy pitches at the Copnor Road venue. Organised through Tifosy, 5,494 different funders contributed to the three-month campaign, exceeding all expectations.
Your guide to City's #UpgradeTheParade campaign – and how to get involved
CITY'S Upgrade the Parade campaign was launched by Chelsea legend Gianluca Vialli last month to great fanfare – but what is it all about? Here's your guide to the initiative. What is fan-funding and who are Tifosy? Fan-funding works similarly to crowd-funding used in platforms such as Kickstarter.
Lega Serie B, Lampedusa: un nuovo campo sportivo per l'integrazione
Le 22 squadre cadette, assieme a B Solidale Onlus e i fondi raccolti da Tifosy.com, realizzeranno la nuova struttura. Per abbattere paure, barriere e diffidenze bisogna conoscersi, e un buon modo per conoscersi è giocare insieme: da qui nasce l'idea di costruire ...
Web Summit. O que vem cá fazer esta gente do desporto?
Luís Figo, Rui Costa, Bruno de Carvalho, Patrícia Mamona, Tiago Pires, Ronaldinho Gaúcho, Louis Saha, Mathieu Flamini, atletas olímpicos e muitos outros estarão por cá a pensar o futuro do desporto.
Basket, accordo Lega-'Tifosy': i fan potranno sostenere attivamente i club di Serie A
Tramite il Fan Funding - orientato da progetti trasparenti della Lega - i tifosi potranno investire in progetti volti a migliorare le infrastrutture della propria squadra del cuore: 'Le società hanno il dovere di diventare imprese di successo, per questo hanno necessità di ottenere finanziamenti continui' ha dichiarato il presidente Bianchi. Si parte con Varese e Brescia