TITLE

Brit soccer rights go to TPS for $30 million

AUTHOR(S)
James, Alison
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/16/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 57, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Paris, France-based satellite television broadcasting company TPS has offered $30 million for the British First Division soccer tournament for three seasons. Amount paid for by its TPS rival Canal Plus for the event; Intensification of competition in the pay television market in France.
ACCESSION #
12606052

 

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