Tag Archives: football

MX League already has its football matches TV broadcasting rights confirmed

A few days after the beginning of a new MX League edition, the name by which the Professional Mexican Football League is known, the country’s 18 professional football clubs have already defined the channels that will air their matches. The tournament will officially begin this Thursday, July 23rd, after more than 100 days of inactivity [...]

Tigo Sports launches special offer in Paraguay due to the return of Professional Football League

Tigo Paraguay (Millicom), which owns Professional football TV  broadcasting rights in the country, announced the launch of a new offer for its TV clients due to the resumption of the Paraguayan Professional Football League, scheduled for next July 17th , after it was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. At Tigo we want to be [...]

Televisa and TV Azteca join TUDN in the Copa GNP por Mexico broadcast

As reported by specialized Mexican websites, the Copa GNP por Mexico, new football competition that started this last Friday, July 3rd and brings together eight clubs from the Mexican Professional League (Liga MX), will finally be broadcast on Televisa and TV Azteca, in addition to TUDN ( Televisa and Univision), as it had been initially [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian Carioca League broadcasts due to differences with Flamengo

The Brazilian company Globo, which owns the TV rights for various sports competitions in the country, announced it has decided to cancel the agreement to broadcast the Carioca League on FTA TV and Pay TV. The football competition brings Rio de Janeiro football clubs together. After his decision, Globo explained that, to its view, the [...]

TUDN to broadcast new Mexican football competition before resuming the MX League

The pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision), launched in 2019, announced that, starting this Friday, July 3rd, it will broadcast the Copa de Mexico, a new football competition in which eight clubs in the country will participate and will last 15 matches. The tournament will take place at the Estadio Akron, in Guadalajara, and [...]

Brazilian Government changes football TV broadcasting rules

Brazilian Government announced changes in the rules to apply the rights to broadcast sports events. Through the Provisional Measure (PM) N ° 984 (2020), Jair Bolsonaros Government will make changes on Law N° 9.615 (1998), known as the Pele Law, which establishes that, in football events, both clubs should have agreements with the same company [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel’s monthly subscription in July

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that it will not charge July monthly subscription for Win Sports+, its new premium option launched last January. The channel reported that, although protocols to resume the Professional Football League in Colombia have already been presented, it has decided not to charge the coming month subscription, until an [...]

Disney shares sports TV rights between ESPN and Fox Sports in Brazil after merger with Fox

After, last May, the Brazilian Economic Defense Administrative Council (CADE) approved Disney-Fox merger in the country without selling Fox Sports Brazil as a requirement, ESPN and Fox Sports began to share some football leagues TV rights, which has recently resumed their professional activities after being canceled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Initially, ESPN began airing [...]

Stats Perform extends its partnership with Conmebol to sports betting venues

Stats Perform, the SportsTech leader in data and AI technology, announced it has extended its current partnership agreement with Conmebol, to collect and distribute ultra-fast data and players statistics for licensed betting venues.  The agreement extends an existing partnership between Conmebol and Stats Perform for the official right to distribute matches of Conmebol Club Competitions [...]

Sports channels in Chile and Mexico recover their usual grids with the return of professional football

Chilean Professional Football National Association (ANFP) and Mexican Professional Football Leagues (Liga MX) President, Enrique Bonilla Barrutia, officially confirmed the return of professional football activities in both countries. The first country to resume professional football will be Mexico on July 24th, while Chile will do so a week later, on July 31st, although official government [...]