Media Notes: LFP To Introduce Free Online Coverage Of Second Division Matches
The Spanish Football League (LFP) will introduce "La Liga TV" this weekend, a channel available on the LFP's website that will allow fans to watch Spanish second division games live. The coverage of the second division games will be free to fans and will not have int'l restrictions, making "La Liga TV" available worldwide (LFP). ... The Int'l Paralympic Committee has launched websites for the National Paralympic Committees of Ecuador, Indonesia and Tunisia in addition to a micro-site for the Americas Paralympic Committee housed on the IPC's website (IPC). ... Italy coach Cesare Prandelli "will place restrictions" on his players' use of social media at the World Cup. Prandelli: "There are going to be restrictions. In a tournament like the World Cup, with such media interest, you can't talk to your wives and girlfriends via the web because every single message reaches the whole of the world" (ESPN, 2/6).