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25 October, 2017, 01:12 | Author: John Swanson
  • Mohamed Salah with a deft finish after running in behind Tottenham's defence on Sunday

The Premier League's so-called big six has been forced to accept defeat in their battle for a bigger share of £1bn of overseas TV revenue.

At that 4 October meeting they made a decision to postpone until tomorrow (Wednesday 25 October), hoping to galvanise support in the meantime, some media claiming that Newcastle United were one of the clubs contemplating changing and adding their support for the change.

A majority of 14 of the 20 top-flight clubs must back any changes for them to be passed.

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The top flight's big-hitters - Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham - believe they should get a bigger share of the foreign broadcasting contracts due to their greater popularity overseas.

The Premier League said in a statement: "Clubs have been discussing the distribution formula for their worldwide broadcasting revenues".

But a meeting set for Wednesday was called off as no decision was close.

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Some of the smaller clubs banded together to strongly oppose a proposal which would have seen 35% of the money distributed according to league position. "In the absence of a significant majority in favour of doing things differently, the current rules will apply", the statement added.

There remains a unique quality in the Premier League brand, which continues to throw up shock results such as Huddersfield beating Manchester United on Saturday.

Kwese TV another rising digital broadcaster has already started streaming some of the English Premier League matches through a deal with ESPN, but we are expecting the Econet Media powered pay TV to enter the race for exclusive airing of the English Premier League in the coming season.

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"In my opinion, competitiveness is the most important single factor that makes the Premier League so appealing across the world - and this must be protected at all costs", he wrote. "We gave them the opportunities - we have to stop the mistakes", he told Sky Sports News.


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