Spanish players union protests against TV rights distribution

World Today

The future of football in Spain remains uncertain, as players call for a strike over a new TV rights law. The Spanish football federation and the players union are at odds with the professional league over the issue. As CCTV’s Dan Williams reports, the two sides may not be able to reach an agreement and such action could be costly.

Spanish players union protests against TV rights distribution

Spanish players union protests against TV rights distribution

The future of football in Spain remains uncertain, as players call for a strike over a new TV rights law. The Spanish football federation and the players union are at odds with the professional league over the issue. As CCTV's Dan Williams reports, the two sides may not be able to reach an agreement and such action could be costly.

Highlights:

  • The LFP ( Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional) is at odds with the players union and the Spanish Football Federation over the distribution of TV rights.
  • On Wednesday, it will be up to a court to decide whether either a suspension or a strike is legal.
  • All sides appear to agree on is that such action would be costly.