Thursday's Most Important Stories: Premier League finds replacement for Chinese broadcaster; Fan return in England may be delayed or capped at 1,000

17 September 2020

Photo: PA Images The UK government may have to delay or cap the return of spectators at around 1,000 unless the coronavirus situation improves.
Emil Gjerding Nielson

1. Premier League finds replacement for Chinese broadcaster

The Premier League has agreed a one-year deal with Chinese digital sports media platform Tencent Sports who will broadcast the 372 remaining matches this season. The announcement comes after the league earlier this month terminated its £564 million TV deal with China's PPTV two years before time.

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