Tag Archives: UEFA Champions League

Telefonica expands its Brazilian catalog with Turner

Telefónica -which operates in Brazil under the Vivo brand-, officially announced that, from now on, customers from that country using the company’s cell phones will be able to access the UEFA Champions League and Brasileirao matches (name for the Brazilian football professional league) live on Esporte Interativo Plus, and enjoy Cartoon Network contents on CN [...]

Heineken launches Uefa Champions League’s OTT in Brazil

Heineken launched the new OTT Heineken TV, which provides real-time upgrades during matches played in the UEFA Champions League, broadcast on Facebook. The offer is available throughout Brazil since last April 13th, as part of an agreement between the Dutch beer company and the football competition. The streaming platform, created by the marketing agency Publicis, [...]

UEFA to launch its OTT outside Europe and the US

UEFAs President, Aleksander Caferin, announced after being re-elected in Rome that the association will launch its OTT platform in the next six months. In a first step, it will only be available outside Europe and the US. Platform will be launched before 2019/2020 season. Caferin pointed that one of the main purposes of the coming [...]

ESPN renews rights to UEFA Champions League

ESPN International has retained the broadcast rights to the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and UEFA Europe League in Spanish-speaking Latin America until the 2020-21 seasons, the company said in a press release. The deal includes all media rights for the region. ESPN will broadcast 71 Champions League matches per season under the new [...]

ESPN airs first live sporting event in 4K

ESPN became the first sports broadcaster to air a live sporting event in 4K in Latin America with the UEFA Champions League semi final between Liverpool and Roma, the company announced is a press release. The game, played on Tuesday, April 24, was available on DirecTV (channel 4000) in Argentina and Peru. The final of [...]