Media Notes: MP & Silva Acquire 2013-14 Super League Greece Broadcast Rights
MP & Silva has acquired the '13-14 Super League Greece broadcast rights for Japan. The deal was agreed with the Greek League's int'l rights-holder, TAF Sports. The league is ranked 12th in the UEFA rankings of leagues (MP & Silva). ... News Corp subsidiary News UK "has reached an agreement" with ITV to sublicense the rights to clips from the remaining '13-14 FA Cup matches. The agreement "will allow subscribers to the company’s Sun, Times and Sunday Times newspapers to view clips from the tournament online via their PCs, phones and tablets" beginning Jan. 4 (SOCCEREX, 12/20). ... BBC Sport will build up to the 2014 Sochi Olympics by covering the Int'l Bobsleigh & Skeleton Federation Skeleton World Cup. Races "will be shown on Sunday evenings" in the U.K. "following the flagship Ski Sunday programme" (BBC, 12/19).