Premier League loses its soul

The Premier League is all about money and the clubs are little more than huge brands.

18th August, 2007

The Premier League is all about money and the clubs are little more than huge brands.

Hardly, it seems, has one English Premier League football season ended than another one begins.

The appetite of world television for the richest game in the world is seemingly insatiable, ensuring that the close season gets shorter and shorter. Even before the season began the major clubs were already out like salesman across the world playing exhibition matches.

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