ESPN Closes in on World Cup, MLS

Reynolds, Mike
December 2001
Multichannel News;12/10/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 50, p6
Reports the deal between ABC News and ESPN for a carriage of the World Cups and Major League Soccer games in the United States. Discussion of a five year pact between the two companies; Television rights of Univision Communications to broadcast the World Cup in Spanish; Statistics on television ratings of ABC's game shows.


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