Australia's sports broadcasting revolution appears here to stay after Optus recorded a surge in sign-ups off the back of its acquisition of the Premier League rights.
The telco sent shockwaves across the Australian landscape in late 2015 with a three-year AU$180-million plus investment to secure the rights to the soccer competition.
But the release of sales figures for the second half of 2016 -- when it first transmitted the league -- suggests it was a canny decision.
News Corp reports Optus added...
Antonio Conte has warned the fringe members of his Chelsea squad that it is not his priority to "try to make all of the players happy" as he chases an historic Premier League and FA Cup double this season.
Many of Chelsea's key starters were given a rest as Conte made seven changes for the 2-0 win over Wolves that sent the Blues into the FA Cup quarterfinals on Saturday, but Diego Costa and Eden Hazard were still preferred to £33 million summer signing Michy Batshuayi and academy prospect Ruben...
HUDDERSFIELD -- Pep Guardiola has jumped to the defence of Arsene Wenger and says the criticism of managers in "unacceptable."
The Arsenal boss has come under intense scrutiny after the Gunners were thrashed 5-1 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League with ex-players questioning whether he should get a new contract at the Emirates.