Football Notes: Spanish Sports Newspaper Marca Reaches 1.5 Million Followers On Twitter
Spanish sports newspaper Marca's Twitter (@Marca) following reached 1.5 million people on Saturday, making it Spain's sports media leader on Twitter and the fourth-most followed media outlet in the country. Marca also has a Facebook presence and is "close to reaching" one million friends, which gives it the most followers of any Spanish media outlet's Facebook page (MARCA, 7/20). ... The Spanish Football League (LFP) has announced it will form a Department of Integrity in a bid to "tackle match fixing and fraud in the Spanish game" (INSIDE SPANISH FOOTBALL, 7/20).