TV blackout threat for 'El derbi'

November 16, 2004
MADRID, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Millions of Spaniards could miss Spain's most keenly awaited soccer fixture between Barcelona and Real Madrid because of two separate disputes involving television companies.

The match, which regularly gains one of the biggest TV audiences of the year, is scheduled to be televised live on Saturday night by regional channels and the state-owned company TVE.

But a disagreement between the body that represents the regional television channels (FORTA) ...

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