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Side Games

Side Games

  • Premiered: 
    July 15, 2018
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  • Network: OnDirecTV
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Drama
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Based on the book (El futbol no es) by Javier Tebas & Pedro Torrens 
  • Subject Matter: Gang/Mafia/Mob
  • Tags: sports

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel "El futbol no es" by Javier Tebas (president of La Liga de Futbol Profesional Espanola) and Pedro Torrens, SIDE GAMES (aka TODO PRO EL JUEGO) is a one-hour drama series that explores the intricate world of soccer from within, its connections with local politics, the match fixing mafias, the players' complicity in the rigging of matches, the buying and selling of foreign players, and the growing interest of the international mafias in the soccer teams of the second Spanish Division. SIDE GAMES had its U.S. premiere on Monday, July 15, 2019 as a Spectrum Original.


Other Titles

  • Also known as: Todo por el Juego


  • - Spain