According to a Página 12 report, citing two industry sources, the new premium soccer bundle called “Pack Fútbol” – with FOX Sports Premium and TNT Sports channels – has now reached nearly 600,000 subscribers in Argentina.
Until October 30, all the games are also available in the basic packages at no additional cost, in standard quality. It is estimated that date the number of subscribers will increase after that date, especially when Boca and River play the derby.
Last September, El Cronista newspaper reported that Cablevisión, the largest MSO of the country, already reached 230,000 subscribers of the package, while DirecTV had already reached the same line of its competitor. Cablevisión and DirecTV are the main pay TV operators, concentrating around 68% of the market.