Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis ‘mortified’ by Serie A TV rights offer
Aurelio De Laurentiis has said the gap to other leagues ‘is going to grow out of all proportion.’
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has said he is “mortified” by the price agreed by the Lega Serie A for the sale of international television rights for the Italian top flight.
IMG won the bidding process for rights from 2018 to 2021 for a sum reported to be around €350 million.
The bid has yet to be officially accepted, but approval is likely with 18 of the 20 Serie A clubs reported to be in favour.
While the €350m figure is almost double the amount paid for the previous three-year…
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