Controversy rages over vacuous U23 match commentary

Taipei Times
Date: Mar 31, 2015
By: Jason Pan  /  Staff reporter

A controversy is raging over the commentary on an Asian Football Confederation under-23 (U23) qualifying match by Freedom Sports, a live streaming match-reporting service, which left some fans upset and led to recriminations in Taiwan’s soccer community.

In the game between hosts Taiwan and Myanmar at the Kaohsiung National Stadium on Friday last week, a commentator working for broadcaster Freedom Sports was said to be unprofessional, lacking relevant soccer knowledge and guilty of making several vacuous comments about Burmese players.     [FULL  STORY]

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