New contract rights to broadcast Premier League La Liga Considered Threat
Madrid – Premier League has just signed a new contract worth broadcasting rights ‘wow’ for the season 2016 to 2019. It is called can be harmful to La Liga because it can appeal the English clubs for the star players in there.
During this La Liga claim themselves as the best football league in the world because there are two of the best players of the world, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Not only that some expensive footballer’s transfer was also performed by the duo giants, Real Madrid and Barcelona, to names like Gareth Bale, Luis Suarez, James Rodriguez, and Neymar.
Even Bale and Suarez before the Premier League duo star in recent years. With abundant financial strength is definitely not a big problem for Madrid or Barca to spend a lot of money.
Especially with monopoly rights by both clubs making other clubs dither, which ultimately led to the sale of star players to Barca, Madrid, or clubs outside of Spain.
However, Madrid and Barca must start could be vigilant because they will lose some of their star players, who might be tempted by the competition tougher and play a lot of money as the Premier League.
This is related to the Premier League has just signed a new contract related rights with Sky and BT Sport, worth 5.13 billion pounds, or around Rp 100 trillion.
With the increasing swelling of the contract value, the cash subsidy to every Premier League club will automatically go up and this could add to shopping club cash thick quality players to strengthen their squad.
It’s not impossible clubs like Chelsea or Manchester City will truly realize their desire to recruit Messi. Or Manchester United really so repatriate Ronaldo to Old Trafford.
“Well, I think like that (Premier League began to threaten La Liga). We really had a serious problem, and in a year we could no longer be the best league,” said the president of La Liga, Javier Tebas, as quoted by the BBC.
“We began to lose its competitiveness in the market due to the Premier League would wipe out competition and TV contracts globally,” he continued.
La Liga alone reportedly been urged to revise the rules of distribution of broadcasting rights for the sake of creating a climate more healthy competition. For as in the 2012/2013 season, while Atletico Madrid and Valencia “only” received 33 million pounds for broadcasting rights annuals, Madrid and Barca can get more than 110 million pounds.
La Liga is due to a policy that gives the freedom for each club to negotiate contracts siarnya rights individually. Naturally, if Madrid and Barca who have achievements okay earn incomes greater.
“If it does not do a massive change in terms of television rights, the Spanish football will have a very serious problem. In economic competition we will only at the fifth level,” said Slash.