Premier League: From TV blackout to a broadcasting fortune
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Premier League: From TV blackout to a broadcasting fortune

The Premier League kicked off again last weekend, and for fans raised in an era of wall-to-wall live televised matches it will be a shock to learn that 30 years ago the 1985-86 season began with not a minute of live action shown on TV… Continue reading

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How long would it take you to earn a top footballer’s salary?
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How long would it take you to earn a top footballer’s salary?

Global football stars earn some of the highest wages in the world. Cristiano Ronaldo’s contract at Real Madrid earns him around €350,000 (£265,000) each week. How much do you get paid compared with a top footballer? Use our calculator – part of the BBC’s A Richer World season – to find out… Continue reading