Spain’s La Liga football looking to score big in Asia | Asia | An in-depth look at news from across the continent | DW

As Spain’s top football division kicked off last weekend, viewers in China were able to stream the games via a new broadcast service for the first time. La Liga, the organization that runs Spain’s two professional leagues, is the first of Europe’s major football leagues to launch a direct-to-consumer (DTC) option in China. As part …

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“The Premier League has done a great job for football”

As the Premier League celebrates exactly 30 years since it first started, some of the players who have graced the competition have shared their memories of that opening day and their favorite moments in the three decades since. Former players featured in the PL30 commercial that just went live reminisced about their favorite players, incidents …

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Betting on the popularity of Premier League in India

Aug.15 (Reuters) – India is expected to claim the title of the world’s most populous nation next year, but domestically, football has yet to catch on. The Premier League attracts more than three billion viewers each season. These two giants of statistics seem made for each other. In India, the Premier League is significantly more …

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Giovanni van Bronckhorst: Champions League football must be the goal for Rangers

The Govan club last played in European football’s elite club competition in 2010/11 before financial problems saw them return to the bottom division of Scottish football, from where they eventually returned to the top flight. Rangers were eliminated from Champions League qualifying by Malmo last season, but Gers players and fans subsequently enjoyed a memorable …

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Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend | First League

1) Ten Hag conjures up memories of the De Boer disaster Credit to Thomas Frank and Brentford for an expertly executed tactical plan that improves on the assist that gave Brighton victory the previous week. To an older head in the press room, it brought back bitter memories of Manchester United’s 5-0 sack of Crystal …

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