Scottish Premiership fails to get U.S. media rights deal in time for new season

Despite interest from a few broadcasters in the United States, the Scottish Professional Football League was unable to get a U.S. media rights deal wrapped up before the start of the Scottish Premiership season that begins Saturday, August 1. After B/R Live decided not to renew its deal for the upcoming season, fans of Scottish football in the United States found themselves in the lurch with no broadcaster picking up the rights to the league. It’s the first time in recent history that the Scottish top-flight league won’t be available in the United States. In previous years, the Scottish Premiership … Continue reading Scottish Premiership fails to get U.S. media rights deal in time for new season