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Games in Spain postponed in free-TV dispute

  • AP, Thursday, March 24, 2011 1:20 AM

Spanish La Liga games scheduled for April 2 and 3 -- including first-place Barcelona's visit to third-place Villarreal -- have been postponed in a dispute between clubs and the government over television revenue.

The league attributed the postponement to “the lack of progress” in negotiations with officials from the Spanish government over a law guaranteeing one game per week is broadcast on free television.

Saying they need the additional revenue, clubs want a complete pay-TV package  

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