M/04/037 – Setanta Sport / Celtic F.C.
proposal whereby Setanta Sport (PPV) Limited (ﾓSetantaﾔ) and Celtic F.C. Limited (ﾓCelticﾔ) would together establish and develop a television channel, Celtic TV (ﾓthe proposed joint ventureﾔ).
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Thursday June 17, 2004||Wednesday, July 14, 2004|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
core business is televised broadcasting of sports events, such as GAA matches and boxing bouts.
Celtic manages the business of Celtic Football Club, a professional soccer club based in Glasgow, Scotland. Celticﾒs principal business in the State relates to retail activities.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Current status: Completed|
|Further information required (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600