Tag Archives: AFA

Women’s Football Championship arrives at TNT Sports in Argentina

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) and TNT Sports, which is available in the country through the FootballPack, announced the arrival of the new Women’s Professional Football Tournament on that screen starting next September 21st. As TNT Sports officially reported, the tournament will feature 17 football teams, which will face each other in 16 matches. Football [...]

Argentine Football Association selects Stats Perform for video and data deal

Stats Perform, leader in sports artificial intelligence and data, announced a five year agreement with the Argentine Football Association (AFA) for the rights to global betting video and data across multiple competitions. According to the agreement terms, Stats Perform will collect and distribute official fast data, deep data and Watch&Bet video streams for over 600 [...]

ESPN, Fox-Turner, Mediapro formally bid for Argentina’s soccer TV rights

ESPN, Fox-Turner and the Spanish Mediapro have formally submitted bids for the TV rights to the Argentine Football Association (AFA). The winner will be announced on Friday. The Spanish Mediapro, which had never been mentioned before, surprisingly emerged as third interested company. The alliance Fox-Turner have time until today to correct “something they wrote and is not [...]

Argentine Football Association receives new TV rights offer

A new company is interested in acquiring the soccer TV rights in Argentina. According to local media, the Argentine Football Association (AFA) received a third offer from the US company Consor, which comes after the two previous bids from Fox-Turner and ESPN. La Nación reported that Consor submitted an offer for USD 336 million annually [...]

Turner moves forward with Argentine soccer TV rights ambitions

  Turner remains firm in its intention to acquire the TV rights to broadcast the national soccer tournament in Argentina. Last week, the companys executives met with President Mauricio Macri and obtained official authorization to submit a bid, according to La Nación newspaper.   The meeting was held last Thursday August 4 at the Casa [...]

Argentina to auction soccer TV rights

  The Government of Argentina has agreed to end the contract with Futbol para Todos program – in charge of televising Argentine professional soccer tournaments – but said that it will continue broadcasting the matches free of charge until 2019. Therefore, the Argentine Football Association (AFA) could start a new auction process for TV rights. So [...]

Turner seeks soccer transmission rights in Argentina

  Executives of US programmer Turner Broadcasting Systems (TBS, owned by Time Warner) Latin America met with representatives of the Government of Argentina to express their interest in participating in the transmission of local soccer, newspaper La Nacion reported.   The sources said that it was a presentation and exploratory conversation and not a commercial [...]

El cambio político en el fútbol argentino abriría nuevas posibilidades de comercialización de derechosNew political landscape in Argentina's soccer would open new possibilities for the trade of broadcasting rights

Según informó el diario argentino La Nación, el grupo Indalo estaría interesado en el proyecto de un nuevo canal AFA TV, que televisaría todos los partidos del fútbol argentino. El periódico sostiene que los empresarios Cristóbal López y Fabián de Sousa (de la compañía mencionada) le presentaron a Marcelo Tinelli (conductor de TV y vicepresidente [...]

Argentina comercializaría las transmisiones del fútbol localArgentina to market local soccer broadcast

El Gobierno argentino está analizando la comercialización de las tandas publicitarias de las transmisiones estatales de los partidos de fútbol de los principales torneos locales. La medida podría aplicarse para el próximo campeonato que arrancará en febrero. “Estamos evaluando los mecanismos de conveniencia o no de la publicidad a los efectos de establecer la estrategia [...]