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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 01 / 17 / 18

DAVID LABRUNE was appointed head of int'l rights for the French Professional Football League (LFP). Labrune joins the LFP from French pay-TV broadcaster Canal+, where he was senior sports acquisitions & sales manager for four years. The Frenchman's appointment comes after former LFP Head of In...

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