Barclays Premier League
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JUNE 19: Tim Martin, CEO of Coliseum Media, speaks to the media during an announcement regarding the New Zealand broadcast rights to the Premier League at the Nathan Club on June 19, 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand. Coliseum Media will deliver all 380 Premier League games via a dedicated pay-per-view online platform. TVNZ has also confirmed it is partnering with Coliseum Sports Media to bring TV coverage of footballs Barclays Premier League.
Obviously because the EPL (English Premier League) is so popular around the world, games like Bolton and Newcastle United were great successes and captured the imagination of the Brits in town. Now we capture a whole different angle of South Americans. It’s huge for the club. It’s good for us as a staff to watch a team that’ll cause different types of trouble that we haven’t experienced before.
This is a big opportunity for me, a big dream to play in the Premier League with a club with the history of Aston Villa, and I'm very excited.
It disturbs me that Liverpool are not in the Champions League and fighting for the Premier League. Sometimes you think about the possibility of change because I have suffered a lot.More quotes »
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