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15 July 2020

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Photo: PA Images Saudi Arabia has banned the Premier League's official Middle East broadcaster beIN Sport from operating in the country.
Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Saudi Arabia bans Premier League's Middle East broadcaster

Saudi Arabia has banned the Premier League's official Middle East broadcaster beIN Sport from operating in the country, according to the BBC, meaning there is now no legitimate way to watch English top flight football in the nation attempting to complete a takeover of Newcastle United.

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