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About English Premier League

The Premier League is an English professional league for association football club.

Richard Scudamore is the Chief Executive of the English Premier League.

Chelsea FC became the 2010 English Premier League champion with its 8-0 win over Wigan Athletic on the final day. Didier Drogba scored a hatrick in the match.


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In October 2012, it was announced that NBC has won rights to broadcast Premier League football matches in the United States. NBC will take over from Fox and ESPN from the 2013-14 season. The deal is for three-years and is valued at $250 million. NBC will share the broadcast coverage between NBC and NBC Sports Network. It will also provide coverage on the NBC Sports website.

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Mancini says touchline bust-up with Ferguson shows Man City's determination to claim PL title
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Manchester City's main target is Premier League title: Nigel De Jong
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Wenger won't spend during Premier League's January transfer window
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Villas-Boas says he will not be sacked by Chelsea this season
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