Tag Archives: FIFA

Catch Fifa World Cup matches on NTV

Football fans in Kenya will be treated to the 2018 Fifa World Cup on NTV. This is after Nation Media (NTV) Group on Thursday signed an agreement with Kwese Free Sports to broadcast 32 matches of the world’s premier sports event live. Monica Ndung’u, Kwese Sports General Manager commented on the new deal, “This is [...]

Sin la transmisión de partidos, TNT Sports de Argentina igualmente apuesta por contenidos sobre el Mundial de fútbol Rusia 2018

El canal deportivo premium TNT Sports que se exhibe en Argentina decidió invertir en contenidos relacionados a la Copa del Mundo de fútbol de la Fifa Rusia 2018, a pesar de no contar con los derechos para transmitir los encuentros. Así, intenta aprovechar la alta expectativa que engloba el torneo a disputarse desde el próximo [...]

StarTimes secured deal to broadcast 2018 FIFA Club World Cup

StarTimes, the Chinese owned Pay TV firm has acquired exclusive media rights for FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017& 2018 in Sub-Saharan Africa to be staged in the United Arab Emirates in December this year. FIFA Club World Cup is an international club football tournament between the champion clubs from each of the six continental [...]

FOX Sports denies Fifa-gate accusations

FOX Sports issued a press release denying the statements of Argentine businessman Alejandro Burzaco, who linked the channel in Fifa Gate corruption scandal. “Any suggestion that FOX Sports knew or approved bribes is absolutely false. FOX Sports did not have operational control over the entity directed by Burzaco, said the company. “The entity managed by [...]

FOX Sports niega acusaciones por el caso Fifa Gate

La cadena deportiva FOX Sports emitió un comunicado en el que niega las declaraciones del empresario argentino Alejandro Burzaco, quien involucró al canal en el escándalo conocido como Fifa-Gate. “Cualquier sugerencia en relación a que FOX Sports tuvo conocimiento o aprobó sobornos es absolutamente falsa. FOX Sports no tenía control operacional de la entidad que [...]

Brazilian broadcaster Rede TV! also goes for e-Sports

The Brazilian FTA TV channel Rede TV! joins the trend of producing content on e-Sports, as it launched a weekly show on the videogame FIFA, developed by the company Electronic Arts. The show is available on through their website, Facebook and YouTube channel. By doing this, Rede TV! joins other sports channels in Latin America [...]

DirecTV prepares for 2018 World Cup

Guillermo Barreto, AVP Sports Content, DirecTV Latin America, spoke to NexTV News Latam about the live coverage that DirecTV Sports will offer of all 64 matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The DTH operator has broadcast the event since 1998.   -How will the coverage be for the 2018 World Cup? We [...]

StarTimes to air the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

StarTimes will broadcast the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup live in its channels ST World Football, channel number 245 and ST Sports Premium, channel number 246.  The tournament will see eight teams competing for the trophy and will welcome the winners of different regional tournaments such as UEFA, CONCAF, AFC etc. It will be fierce, especially [...]