52 NBA-year-old lawyer, the current president of Adam - Silva has been working for two years, he told the BBC's correspondent in the former NBA All-Star Game he has been concerned about the European Champions League, he has to this event, "the pious "The fans are very jealous.
"Champions League is a very good sports concept, we have been concerned about this pattern, European football it is there are too many places make me feel jealous."
"You have a very loyal fans, the way they treat football as treats religion in general."
However, Silva did not determine whether there is a market in the Champions League football in England.
"Champions League is a great tournament, but I think it may not be very cold Premiership fans, because the Premier League's own business model has been very refined."
"Football is Britain's national sport, while Britons also like other sports, such as football, but in the Premiership, but they have their own home." "I, for example, such as I am a native New Yorker, I support the Yankees, is a fan of the Giants, I also New York Rangers and Knicks have deep feelings. I mean, where there are too many the choice, which will distract people's attention. "