Tag Archives: ESPN

Fox Sports and ESPN to broadcast the Copa Libertadores 2020

Almost a year after the announcement of the merger between The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox, media from several Latin American countries reported that Fox Sports will not be the exclusive broadcasting TV network of the Copa Libertadores, and some matches will be aired on ESPN, which , since 2019, is also broadcasting [...]

ESPN International makes XFL worldwide coverage

ESPN International will deliver comprehensive global coverage of the 2020 XFL season, which started last Saturday, February 8th, to sports fans around the world through ESPN-branded platforms and distribution partners. XFL games will reach more than 100 million households in over 200 countries and territories, including Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America, Brazil and the Caribbean. [...]

iPlan to offer OTT options from 2020

Argentine telecom company iPlan announced an agreement with DirecTV to market the companys DirecTV GO OTT within its FTTH network, and is also negotiating with Movistar and Cablevision to do the same with Movistar Play and Flow. As reported by the Argentine newspaper La Nación, the company will offer DirecTV GO in 2020 and, during [...]

Zapping TV adds ESPN and Disney TV channels to its offer

Chilean OTT pay TV Zapping TV announced it is adding seven new ESPN and Disney TV channels to its content offer. ESPN, ESPN 2, ESPN 3, ESPN+, Disney Channel Disney XD and Disney Jr are already available for accessing them, without changing the OTT monthly subscription cost. Being able to offer these TV channels confirms [...]

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

DirecTV and ESPN develops US Open expanded coverage for Latin America

DTH DirecTV announced it is suggesting a new way of living the US Open, fourth and final 2019 seasons Grand Slam. From next Monday, August 26th, and during the first five days, DirecTV and ESPN are presenting US Open Mix, which will offer an extended coverage of what happens at the Flushing Meadows Park courts, [...]

UOL offers standalone package with the main sports content in Brazil

Esporte Clube, UOL sports content platform, announced a new standalone offer in which its subscribers will have unlimited access to all Fox Sports and ESPN channels, Esporte Interativo and UOL de Primeira, with exclusive sports content for UOL subscribers . The offer includes a free seven-day period that, after being completed, a USD 12 monthly [...]

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 [...]

ESPN brings the FIFA eWorld Cup Final to Latin America

According to official information from ESPN, the pay TV channel will broadcast the FIFA eWorld Cups Final this Sunday, August 4th, an annual competition organized by FIFA, together with EA Sports. The TV channel will broadcast the competitions Final through ESPN3 and the OTT ESPN Play for all Latin America, from Londons O2 stadium. In [...]

ESPN brings Fortite’s World Cup to Latin America

On July 26th, 27th and 28th, the Fortnite World Cup, video game developed by Epic Games, will take place in New York City. The event will be broadcast on ESPN+ and ESPN Play for the first time in Latin America, with more than 14 hours of live coverage , according to what ESPN officially reported. [...]