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Old 08-01-2007, 01:38 AM   #8
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Default Re: NFL in UK stronger than ever

Originally Posted by Livinginthe past View Post
Yup. Europa is dead.

People over here won't buy into a second rate version of a pro-game, just because the teams are based in European cities.

I think they could definitely sell more football to Europe with proper match-ups like the Dolphins/Giants, though.

I always thought Ice Hockey should do well here too (as a viewer sport - we suck at playing it)

Interesting, I actually used to wonder if the NHL would ever expand to Europe, with the Stanley Cup being played between the N. American and European champion.
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