Posted on March 27, 2019

beIN SPORTS, the global sports broadcaster, will show an exclusive documentary titled ‘How Football Changed’ this Thursday 28 March at 22:00 Mecca Time (GMT +3) on beIN SPORTS HD 1, which viewers across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) can enjoy exclusively on the leading sports channel.

The documentary will feature former and current legendary players, managers and referees such as Marcel Desailly, Ruud Gullit, Peter Schmeichel, Andy Cole, Tarak Dhiab, Mohamed Abutrika, Gilberto Silva, Nigel de Jong, Paul Clement, Jose Mourinho, Arsene Wenger and Pierluigi Collina all take part and give their opinions on the transformation of players, managers, sports science and referees in the game. The documentary highlights how football has changed in the past 30 years with discussions on modern day players, managers, sports science and referees.

In the documentary, former Italian referee Pierluigi Collina discusses the benefits of technology in football and how it improved referee performances during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Legends Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho also discuss the difficulties of managing modern day players, the importance of a well balanced structure in a football club and how a change in society has affected player’s attitude. Following hugely successful interviews with football legends Arsene Wenger, Jose Mourinho and many other sport figures, beIN SPORTS continues to deliver the best content for its viewers and fanswith the very best in the world of sport.

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