2018 Finalists

Best Club Marketing Initiative – Premier League
  • Brighton & Hove Albion FC – Albion Together kit launch
  • Chelsea FC – Tour of the Champions
  • Liverpool FC – This Means More (Octagon)
  • Manchester United FC – STAYUNITED
  • Stoke City FC – City7s
  • Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust – 25th Year Anniversary Celebration

 


Best Club Marketing Initiative – non Premier League
  • Aston Villa FC –  Part of the Pride
  • Bristol Rovers FC –  season ticket renewal 
  • Derby County FC – home shirt launch (AMP Global Media)
  • St Johnstone FC – #paintitblue campaign
  • Sunderland FC –  Big Seat Change event
  • Wigan Athletic FC – Thousands of Journeys. One Destination

 


Best Use of Technology in Football
  • Catapult Sports
  • EA Sports & Monterosa
  • English Football League
  • Elite Skills Arena
  • Manchester United FC and HCL Technologies
  • STATSports Group
  • StreamAMG
  • Swansea City FC

 


Best Football Club Hospitality
  • Arsenal FC
  • Brighton & Hove Albion FC
  • Liverpool FC
  • Manchester City FC
  • St Johnstone FC
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

 


Best Football Community Scheme – non Premier League
  • Cardiff City FC Community Foundation
  • Derby County Community Trust
  • English Football League
  • Kew Park Rangers
  • Kick It Out
  • Luton Town FC Community Trust
  • Pompey in the Community (Portsmouth FC)

 


Best Football Community Scheme – Premier League
  • Albion in the Community (Brighton & Hove Albion FC)
  • Everton in the Community
  • Newcastle United Foundation
  • Saints Foundation, Charity of Southampton FC
  • Watford FC’s Community Sports and Education Trust
  • West Ham United Foundation

Innovation Award
  • adi.tv & Supponor
  • Everton FC
  • Fanatics
  • Manchester City FC
  • Southampton FC
  • STATSports Group
  • Swansea City FC and Other Media
  • Tottenham Hotspur – Seven League and Animal Vegetable Mineral

 


Agency of the Year
  • Beyond 90
  • Goal Studios
  • InCrowd
  • Reading Room
  • Seven League
  • WePlay

 


Best Small Business Serving Football
  • Beyond 90
  • ESF Events
  • Goodform
  • ILG Business
  • Oaks Consultancy
  • The Sporting Memories Foundation
  • WePlay
  • Zeelo

 


Best Brand Activation Involving Football
  • Carabao Energy Drink & #WeAreFemaleFans (W Communications)
  • DFL & Bundesliga
  • EA Sports & Monterosa
  • EE & Wembley Stadium (The Sports Presentation Company & Cake)
  • NISSAN & UEFA Champions League (Goal Studios)
  • The PFA and Bristol Street Motors (SN&CK Media)

 


Best Brand Activation Involving a Club
  • Chelsea FC and Joe Wicks
  • FC Barcelona and Beko
  • Leicester City FC with Adidas
  • Manchester City FC & SAP – Momentum Worldwide
  • Manchester United with #Alexis7
  • Norwich City FC & bidstack

 


Best Fan Engagement by a Club
  • Aston Villa FC
  • Cardiff City FC
  • Chelsea FC
  • Everton FC
  • Fulham FC
  • Huddersfield Town FC
  • Leicester City FC & DJS Research
  • Portsmouth FC

 


Best Large Business Serving Football
  • adi.tv
  • KSS
  • Mishcon de Reya LLP
  • Onside Law
  • STATSports Group
  • StreamAMG
  • Thomas Cook Sport

 


Best Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme
  • Albion in the Community and American Express
  • Everton in the Community
  • Huddersfield Town FC
  • Luton Town FC
  • Swansea City FC
  • The Aston Villa Foundation

 


Sponsorship / Partnership of the Year
  • Everton FC & Blackwell Global
  • FC Barcelona & Beko
  • Hull City FC & SportPesa
  • Manchester City & UBTECH
  • Norwich City FC & Aviva
  • Stoke City FC & Top Eleven