NBC networks to televise EPL next season

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“I guess we would err on the side of the sophisticated fans while still educating the more casual fans. It can be done both ways.”

Lowe pointed out that something as simple as league standings _ she called it “the table,” as all Brits do _ are compiled differently on each side of the Atlantic. In the U.S., the standings show wins, then losses, then draws (never ties, which are an entirely different matter outside the States). In England and elsewhere, its wins, draws, losses.

Lowe added there won’t be any extra attention paid to Americans playing in the EPL “unless they are part of the story.”

“There won’t be any Clint Dempsey Watch,” she said.

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