Tag Archives: football

TyC Sports takes Argentine football teams River Plate and Boca Juniors to the US

Argentine pay TV channel TyC Sports is expanding its sports broadcast offer in the US and, with the beginning of a new Superliga edition (name of the professional football tournament in Argentina), the channel announced it has added River Plate and Boca Juniors matches to its TV offer in the North American country. According to [...]

Argentine football club Talleres de Cordoba joins DirecTV’s programming grid

DTH DirecTV reported today that it will partner with the Argentine football club Talleres in a new stage of its institutional, social and sports project through a commercial agreement that, apart from allowing DirecTV to be at the clubs official clothing at one of the main brands, it also includes programming contents and benefits for [...]

Afizzionados to exclusive broadcast Tigres football matches during 2019 and 2020

Mexican triple play operator Izzi (Televisa) will offer an exclusive coverage of matches locally played by UANL Tigres football club through Afizzionados, its sports channel launched in 2018, which will feature 12 exclusive matches during the Apertura 2019 and Clausura 2020 Mexican League seasons.  According to what Televisa informed in an official statement, from the [...]

ESPN acquires Premier League’s broadcasting rights in several South American countries

A few days after the beginning of football activities in England, ESPN announced it has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast the next Premier Leagues three seasons. The agreement with DAZN, which has the rights for all Spanish-speaking Latin American countries, includes the 2019/2020; 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 seasons and covers pay TV and digital platforms [...]

DAZN premieres its first global original series with Brazilian football players

The sports OTT DAZN announced the launch of The Making Of, its first original documentary series, which will feature Brazilian football players Ronaldo, Neymar Jr and Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho. The series will be simultaneously released in Brazil, Germany, Austria, Canada, Spain, the US, Italy, Japan and Switzerland, where the platform is currently available. With [...]

Fox Sports to broadcast local Atlas football matches in Mexico

Fox Sports Mexico announced it will broadcast Mexican football team Atlas matches, starting on the first Mexican League Apertura Tournament fixture date -which is beginning today-, until the 2020s competition, together with TV Azteca, which will continue broadcasting the clubs matches on FTA. Atlas local matches can be watched live on Sports and from any [...]

Cable & Wireless adds sports channel Rush to Flow TV

Cable & Wireless Communications, quadruple play operator in the Caribbean, added the sports channel Rush to its Flow TV service content offer, with the Premier League as one of its main attractions for the region. Rush is joining Flow TV today, and will broadcast the competitions 380 matches over the next three seasons Britta Reinhardt, [...]

Tigo Sports takes the Qatar 2022 World Cup to Guatemala in HD

Tigo Sports reported that it will broadcast all Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup 64 matches in Full HD. The company informed that, unlike the 2018 World Cup, the coverage of the next one will be available in a multiplatform system that will allow pre and post-paid clients to access matches through their residential service, or [...]

DAZN acquires rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cups in Spain

The sports OTT DAZN announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cup in Spain. The platform is adding more events to broadcast in the European country, where it has already added the Recopa Cup, and it is broadcasting  the Copa America matches at present. The Copa América is joined to [...]

Tigo takes the Copa America from Brazil to Paraguay

Tigo Sports announced it started to broadcast these Copa America Brazil 2019  edition on its 100 and 710 (HD) Tigo TV programming grids channels (today TigoStar Paraguay), and on Tigo Sports App. The company brought several journalists to Brazil to make exclusively coverages of the sporting event that, with 12 hours broadcasts every day, will [...]