|Type||National daily sports newspaper|
|Sister newspapers||La Vanguardia|
History and profile
Mundo Deportivo was first published on 1 February 1906, as a weekly newspaper, and since 1929 daily. It is the oldest sports newspaper still published in Spain, and the second one in Europe, after the Italian La Gazzetta dello Sport which was founded in 1896.
- In isolation, Deportivo is pronounced [depoɾˈtiβo].
- Copy of the first edition of "Mundo Deportivo", 1 February 1906
- International Association of Sports Newspapers (IASN), Association Members
- Enric Castelló; David Domingo (2005). "Spanish media facing new media: a challenge to journalists?". International Journal of Iberian Studies. 18 (3). Retrieved 3 December 2014.