ESPN Adds Accent of Success

Grossman, Ben
January 2010
Multichannel News;1/11/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p12
The article reports that television network, Entertainment & Sports Programming Network (ESPN) has hired British soccer broadcaster Martin Tyler. Tyler expressed his happiness and commented that he will be free to do the commentary in the manner that has made him one of the most renowned and lauded soccer voices in the world.


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