Simon Green

BT Sport boss defends football ratings, calls for more access

The head of BT Sport, Simon Green, has dismissed fears about declining sports ratings, but called on the Premier League to allow broadcasters more off-the-pitch access. Speaking at the KPMG and Microsoft’s Football Benchmark Forum event in London yesterday, Green said that millennial viewers are still interested in live sport and insisted that any dip […]

BT beating Setanta and ESPN, but has ‘long way to go’

BT Sport has already gained more momentum than previous UK rivals to Sky Sports, though still has “a long way to go,” according to the head of BT Sport Simon Green. Speaking at the Digital TV World Summit in London this morning, Green said that he accepts BT is still “building credibility” in the sports […]