Kiran Thakare

Kiran Thakare is a contributor for Sporticos, who also has the experience of managing the Fansided website Bayern Strikes. He has also written articles for Red Devil Armada and the Manchester United section of Vavel. Along with being a Chemical Engineer and New Media Journalism Graduate, Kiran has a keen interest in cricket and tennis. In terms of football, Kiran keenly follows Manchester United and Bayern Munich.

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Serie A final matches to clash with the Premier League

Huge permutations at the top and bottom of both leagues should make for an exciting end to the seasonWith most of Europe's top leagues either finished for the season or grinding to a slow and uneventful halt, all eyes will be on the Italian Serie A and the English Premier League this Sunday, where that is anything but the case.The scheduling of some final Serie A matches has caused a stir, but more on that later. First, let's look at who could win the league and who could get relegated from Serie A.What do AC Milan need to win Serie...

What happened to Reddit Soccer Streams

The infamous subreddit has left a trail of copycat websites in its wakeUntil three years ago, Reddit Soccer Streams was the place to be for football fans desperate for free live streams. The now infamous reddit page amassed over 400,000 subscribers during that time and became the go-to on matchday for many people.Websites like Buffstreams were able to post their links on the page and fans could even interact with them to tell others how reliable the streams were, in terms of quality, stability and a number of other factors.As the prices of TV packages for watching football got more...

BBC wins Premier League audio rights for the next three seasons

The public broadcaster will continue to provide live audio commentary for Premier League matches until 2024/25The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has once again won the rights to live audio commentary of the Premier League for the next three full seasons, continuing its existing relationship with the English top flight.Flagship sports station BBC Radio 5 Live has won the rights to four out of seven packages offered for the next three campaigns.Embed from Getty ImagesThe deal allows 5 Live to present live audio commentary of Premier League matches and gives them the choice of first pick of one 15:00 Saturday kick...

Hesgoal takes down illegal live streams of UEFA Champions League matches

The popular website seems to be moving away from dodgy links and towards sports newsWe now know that the UEFA Champions League final on May 28 will feature Real Madrid and Liverpool, but one place where fans won't be able to watch the game is Hesgoal. The once huge illegal live streaming site has issued a statement declaring that it will no longer be broadcasting any matches from the UCL or any UEFA club competition, including the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Europa Conference League.The statement read:"Dear Visitors,We dediced to stop putting any link of the UEFA competitions matches (Champions...

Sky is suffering in Italy after losing Serie A football rights to DAZN

The broadcaster's revenue has decreased in Italy on several fronts but strong performances elsewhere are keeping balanceComcast, the parent company of Sky has reported a drop in revenues during the first quarter of 2022. The company recently revealed its Q1 results, reporting a 4.5% decrease in overall revenue. The total revenue during this time period has been reported as $4.8 billion.CEO Brian Roberts has said that Comcast is still pleased with the performance of the telecomms giant in Italy, Germany and the UK, despite these results. The company blamed the losses on the "impact of currency" and said that revenue...