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Team Sports Brand Management

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Managing Sports Teams

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This chapter offers insights into the branding of sports teams. The importance of branding is explained, and a strong sports team brand is defined, by introducing the concept of brand equity. Based on this definition, which identifies the key components of sports team brand equity, the three fundamental stages of team sports brand management, strategic brand management, operational brand management and brand system management, are explained and illustrated.

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Bodet, G., Séguin, B. (2021). Team Sports Brand Management. In: Walzel, S., Römisch, V. (eds) Managing Sports Teams. Management for Professionals. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-56495-7_8

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