Tag Archives: GolTV

DirecTV and TV Cable reach an agreement with GolTV in Ecuador to showcase local soccer

Ecuadorian Pay-TV companies DirecTV and TV Cable already have the GolTV channel in their programming line-up through which their subscribers can view all the matches of the local soccer league. The sports channel is from the basic packages of the operators, for which users will not have to pay any extra cost; while those with [...]

GolTV selected to broadcast Ecuadorian soccer league

Representatives of 24 teams in Ecuador have selected the company GolTV as the winner of the TV rights to broadcast the domestic soccer league, for the next ten years, according to local media. There were four companies interested in the process: DirecTV, GolTV, Teleamazonas and Fox Sports. The representatives had two meetings. In the first [...]

Ecuador: Soccer league begins battle against illegal streams

The deal signed between the Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF) and GolTV includes Internet rights. However, these transmissions have not been regulated due to the legal conflict with the Uruguayan company. According to El Comercio, different Facebook accounts are streaming the matches live. The Association of Small and Medium Cable Operators (Asocope in Spanish), which broadcasted [...]

CNT reaffirms its commitment to Ecuadorian soccer

Ecuador’s National Telecommunications Corporation (CNT) ratified its commitment to local soccer. The company, which has negotiated with GolTV to broadcast the matches, has issued a statement after a judge ordered the Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF) to launch a new tender for the TV rights. According to CNT, the companys goal is that “more families have [...]

Ecuador: Justice orders new soccer rights tender

The Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF in Spanish) was ordered to launch a new TV rights tender for local tournament. According to Judge Jean Daniel Vergara, the national body transgressed the constitutional rights of equality by selecting GolTV, the company headed by the Uruguayan entrepreneur Paco Casal. The court ruled in favor of the request for [...]

CNT in talks with GolTV to broadcast soccer matches

Ecuador’s National Telecommunications Corporation (CNT) is in negotiations with GolTV to broadcast the matches of the soccer league, for a period of five years. The companies are defining details of the contract, which would be signed in the coming days, according to El Comercio. CNT would pay USD 20 million this year to GolTV, that [...]

Justice suspends soccer TV rights deal in Ecuador

The Ecuadorian justice accepted the requests for precautionary measures presented by politician and former soccer player Abdalá Bucaram Pulley and ordered the suspension of the contract between the Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF in Spanish) and GolTV for the TV rights of the local tournament. This was reported by Bucaram through a statement posted on his [...]

GolTV to broadcast Ecuadorian soccer league

GolTV (Tenfield) acquired the rights to broadcast the Ecuadorian soccer tournament starting next season and for a 10 years period. The Ecuadorian Soccer Federation (FEF in Spanish) made the announcement last week. According to El Universo, GolTV will make the official launch on August 16. The deal guarantees FEF USD 276 million. In this sense, [...]

GolTV adds Brazilian soccer league to its programming

The Pay TV channel GolTV announced that it has added to its programming all the matches of Campeonato Brasileiro (Brazilian League), known as Brasileirão, one of the most important soccer tournaments in the region.   GolTV is present throughout Latin America, thus the tournament is available to subscribers across the region. The broadcasts began on [...]