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- Tournament broadcasts promise little ad revenue. Csonka, �gnes // Budapest Business Journal;6/3/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p6
Report the decrease of revenue from advertising of Hungarian Television Rt during the 2002 Federation of International Football Associations Soccer World Cup in South Korea and Japan. Value of broadcast to games during weekdays; Prediction of broadcast advertising during weekend schedule of...
- Uncovering the Past. // Soccer Digest;Jun/Jul2002, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p12
Traces the history of the World Cup soccer games. Lack of network television coverage in the U.S. during the 1978 World Cup; Number of qualified teams in the 1978 World Cup; Seeding of the Italian national soccer team over Holland.
- Gazza's ability on the pitch has notequipped him as a football pundit. Crouch, Bruce // Campaign;6/14/2002, Issue 23, p8
Comments on the coverage of the 2002 World Cup by ITV. Effect of the transfer of commentator Des Lynam on the network; Ratings received by the coverage; Comparison of the network to British Broadcasting Corp.
- BBC wins ratings for World Cup TV. Lee, Jeremy // Campaign (UK);6/21/2002, Issue 24, p3
Reports on the television coverage in England of the 2002 World Cup. Boycott of the ITV coverage by football fans; Preference for the BBC telecast; Controversy surrounding the treatment of Nationwide League division clubs by the ITV companies.
- THE GREATEST GAMES YOU NEVER SAW SOWETO 1976. Kuper, Simon // Australian FourFourTwo;Nov2009, Issue 49, p80
The article highlights some of the best soccer games played from 1970 to 1985 in Orlando Stadium in Soweto, the black township outside Johannesburg, South Africa. It reveals that none of the games played in Soweto were televised, and that hardly anyone outside South Africa ever saw them. It...
- Out-of-home boost for World Cup audiences. Lee, Jeremy // Campaign;6/14/2002, Issue 23, p2
Reports on the ratings of the British Broadcasting Corp.'s coverage of England's match with Argentina in the 2002 World Cup. Estimated number of viewers watching the telecast; Contribution of out-of-home viewing to the ratings; Advantage of the initiative for advertisers for England games.
- WORLD CUP DRAWS AUD OF 1.5 BIL. // Daily Variety;8/5/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 44, p8
Reports on the ratings generated by the 2002 World Cup soccer coverage. Country taking the No. 1 spot in final audience estimates; Average audiences in South Korea; Most-watched match.
- TM-3 scores soccer rights. Foreman, Liza // Variety;05/10/99, Vol. 374 Issue 12, p139
Reports that German women's channel TM-3 and its majority shareholder, Rupert Murdoch, won the rights to soccer tournament, the Champions League for $110 million per season from 2000-2003. Objective of TM-3 co-owner Herbert Kloiber for the channel; Duration of the Champions League.
- Soccer kicks it up a notch. Bensinger, Ken // Daily Variety;6/16/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 51, p26
Reports on the ratings performance of television coverage of soccer games in Great Britain, Mexico and Argentina. Increase in number of audiences watching televised soccer matches; Comparison with ratings performance of soccer games in 2003.