Premier League Nears Record Sale Of U.S. TV Rights For About $2B

The English Premier League is nearing the sale of its U.S. television rights for about $2 billion, setting a new overseas record, the Financial Times reported, citing sources familiar with the matter.

English Premier League To Resume June 17

The most-watched league in the world will return, pending a signoff from health authorities, but will play in stadiums without fans and with stringent health protocols. Italy’s top league also announced its return.

Fox Again Will Shift To Soccer After NFL

For the third time this fall, the Fox network will bamboozle couch potatoes with a misdirection play that marries an NFL game with a tape-delayed soccer match from the English Premier League.