MultiChoice confirms plan to own club in Nigeria league




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MultiChoice confirms plan to own club in Nigeria leaguePay TV channel, Multichoice, has confirmed that are on for the company own a club in the league.

The company owns a club SuperSport United in the South African PSL and hopes replicate same in .

“Maybe we’ll start a SuperSport or buy instead. We have a very league contender in SuperSport United in South Africa. Some of the boys in the national , the Bafana Bafana, come that . They’ve won some silverware and had a bit of African representation, which may not be good enough but earned them a place as of the top four contenders,” General Manager Marketing, MultiChoice , Martin Mabutho, said. [eap_ad_2] He said MultiChoice was committed ensuring the of the league, adding that it had the potential of competing with the best leagues in the world.

Mabutho added, “The Premier League is in a definitely better position than it was before we got involved and it continue to grow at an even faster rate with our involvement. It is a that we treasure; it is a that we foresee being up there at least at par with some of the leading leagues on the continent that are on SuperSport.

“We have picked up a lot of to broadcast many leagues and we are watching them. We have Zimbabwe, Botswana, Tanzania, Kenya Premier Leagues, which I must say is quite impressive judging by attendance and we have to take our own.

“After all, this is where the champions come , this is where the best performing at the comes and this is where the reigning African champions come .” (Punch)[eap_ad_3]