Interesting news has come out in the last couple of months...
ABC/ESPN worked a deal to air English broadcasts of the World Cup Soccar match.
ABC/ESPN then worked a deal to air MLS finals.
Now the latest escapade in Athletic film, Walt Disney Studio's presents - GOAL!
It is a film that has been in Europe for a while, and has done quite well...
Yesterday there was a press release that the trailer will air on ABC Sports
So someone tell me why ABC/ESPN killed NHL - Hockey for this?
Was it that Eisner didn't see he could get any more milage out of the Mighty Ducks?
Makes you wonder if Disney is going to purchase a Soccer team...