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EFL Chair does not rule out end to Saturday Afternoon Blackout in next broadcast deal

MIAMI (10 Oct 2021) — EFL chair Rick Parry has not ruled out an end to the Saturday afternoon blackout in any future television deal. As per the current broadcasting guidelines televised games are not permitted between 2.45pm and 5.15pm on Saturdays in the UK. The historic broadcasting blackout had been temporarily lifted when spectators were […]

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‘Squad Salary Caps’ introduced in League One and League Two

Clubs in England’s League One and League Two have voted for the introduction of new financial controls in the form of ‘Squad Salary Caps’ Change takes effect in August The pandemic has affected all clubs, but has been particularly disastrous for clubs in League One and League Two, even those that are well run. Clubs […]

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Premier League to resume from June 17

All 92 games to be televised, with games being divided amongst the current broadcasting partners in the UK MIAMI, Fla. — (29 May 2020) The Premier League will restart from June 17.  “Today we have provisionally agreed to resume the Premier League on Wednesday 17 June. But this date cannot be confirmed until we have met […]

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English Football League position: Not yet ready to return

MIAMI, Fla. (27 April 2020) — The English Football League has warned that football cannot resume before adequate testing arrangements are in place for coronavirus, and that cannot come at the expense of front-line workers. After reports have emerged in recent days that the Premier League has stepped up planning for a return behind closed […]

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David Beckham follows ex-Manchester United teammates with 10% ownership in Salford City

Just about a year after Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami was officially born, David Beckham makes another football club investment.