TITLE

DIRECTV SCORES GOAL

AUTHOR(S)
Sutter, Mary
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/20/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 14, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on DirecTV's acquisition of exclusive broadcast rights to the 2002 and 2006 World Cup finals, and other Federation Internationale de Football Association world tourneys. Estimated value of the deal; DirecTV's expansion in the international market.
ACCESSION #
3934186

 

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