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Offline Uncle Mort

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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2355 on: August 10, 2018, 08:43:04 AM »
They monopolise top sports and charge an arm and a leg to watch them.

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« Reply #2356 on: August 10, 2018, 10:37:00 AM »
They monopolise top sports and charge an arm and a leg to watch them.
They do?  Their rival BT shows European games, the FA Cup and a fair chunk of premiership games.  BBC and ITV between them showed every game of the recent World Cup.  BBC is having such massive coverage of the Euopean Championships and ITV covered the Tour de France

The fees Sky charge for premium coverage of sport reflect the monies the participants are due in a free market.  Before Sky came in sports men and women were constrained to relatively modest incomes because in effect the market for their talents was an unfair cartel.  We never saw Ashes cricket live from anywhere but the UK, we never saw the US Tennis Open, Live football had ended, we got scant coverage of F1 live etc etc.  And that's what we'd regress back to if the likes of Sky left the market

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« Reply #2357 on: August 10, 2018, 07:03:23 PM »
2 minutes and  ;D
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« Reply #2358 on: August 10, 2018, 08:40:09 PM »
 ;D ;D
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« Reply #2359 on: August 10, 2018, 08:52:39 PM »
 Banghead

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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2360 on: August 19, 2018, 11:31:10 AM »
Being a supporter of West Ham can be soul destroying at times   sad24:

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« Reply #2361 on: August 19, 2018, 11:36:13 AM »
Being a supporter of West Ham can be soul destroying at times   sad24:
David Moyes is still available
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« Reply #2362 on: August 27, 2018, 08:22:50 PM »
 Banghead Banghead  sad32:

I suppose there's always the Cup
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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2363 on: September 17, 2018, 07:14:40 AM »
 Party001: Party001: Party001: Finally!

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« Reply #2364 on: September 17, 2018, 07:18:01 AM »
Party001: Party001: Party001: Finally!
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Good game too.   There goes Moyes chance of his phone ringing.   But Everton  noooo:
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« Reply #2365 on: September 29, 2018, 01:22:35 PM »
facepalm:   Banghead Banghead Banghead
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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2366 on: September 30, 2018, 07:45:48 AM »
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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2367 on: September 30, 2018, 10:45:13 AM »
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« Reply #2368 on: October 06, 2018, 07:32:15 PM »
Football, bloody hell!    Shocked:
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Re: Premiership football
« Reply #2369 on: October 07, 2018, 07:55:16 AM »
Definitely a game of two halves. I wonder what Jose said to the team at the break   scared2: