Connect with us

1992-1993-Season

#PLHistory #premierleaguestories #PL on May 04 1993 – Aston Villa #AVFC shifted Focus to #UEFA Cup and target millions of pounds in commercial revenue

Ron Atkinson

Dusting off the disappointment of having lost out on the premier league title narrowly, Ron Atkinson and his Aston Villa side were targeting a strong run in UEFA cup which would generate additional revenue for the club the following year. The news came during a time where Villa was finalizing a shirt sponsor deal to take over from their existing sponsors “Mita” and they were reported to be close to a £2 million for a three-year deal.

Manager Ron Atkinson also said he was looking at over £1 million from a lengthy run in the competition where the club would be able to negotiate their own TV rights and advertising for the games.

Ron Atkinson said “Obviously, I am disappointed that we are not champions and going into the European Cup. That is the glamour competition but in a funny way, the UEFA cup has been regarded as the most difficult because there are more good sides.

Embed from Getty Images


Premier League fans –  We would love to hear from you on the memories that you about English Premier League. Please fill out the form below and we would like to reach out to you and publish your “Premier League” moment to the world. 


Please enter your email, so we can follow up with you.

premier league fans

 

ACCA - Accounting Operations guy & Freelance sports writer. Manchester United - Test Cricket - Indian History - Tax Havens - Dogs - Books - Tennis -

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Fans Donation

Popular Posts

Recent Posts

More in 1992-1993-Season

You cannot copy content of this page
%d bloggers like this: