Ligue 1 crisis deepens with TV rights lawsuit expected this month

French football’s latest attempt to replace a collapsed TV rights deal flopped on Monday when bids on a new tender fell short of the expected price, pushing alread-strained clubs deeper into crisis. The news dealt a fresh blow to cash-strapped football clubs who are facing severe financial hardship from empty stadiums during the coronavirus pandemic. It heightened fears of … Continue reading Ligue 1 crisis deepens with TV rights lawsuit expected this month