Tag Archives: football

Claro Sports and Marca Claro to air college football and basketball games in Latin America

Claro Sports and Marca Claro announced that they will broadcast the American college football and basketball leagues in 17 countries in Latin America. There will be 150 games over the next three years, which will be available on pay TV and the Internet. The sports network will offer exclusively on pay TV the US football [...]

Fox Sports aumenta su cobertura semanal de la NFL en MéxicoFox Sports to increase its weekly coverage of the NFL in Mexico

La cadena deportiva Fox Sports adquirió los derechos para transmitir en vivo los partidos de los días jueves de la NFL (liga de fútbol americano de Estados Unidos) en México y Centroamérica. De esta manera, extiende la cobertura de esta competición y alcanza los cinco partidos por semana en México, país latinoamericano con mayor cantidad [...]

Egypt bans sale of football rights to Al-Jazeera

Egypts minister of Sports, Taher Abu-Zaid, has forbidden the Egyptian Football Union to sell the broadcasting rights for the country’s Premier League to Al-Jazeera Sport Channel. Although the memorandum of conditions of the Egyptian Football Union gives the right to any satellite channel or any marketing company to buy broadcasting rights, the Union will now [...]

Arabian Gulf League scores high TV subscriptions

Abu Dhabi Media, which owns Abu Dhabi Sports channels, has reported a huge increase in TV subscriptions ahead of its broadcast of Arabian Gulf League football matches with the installation of over 6,000 satellite decoders already. Earlier this year, Abu Dhabi Media and Dubai Media Incorporated signed a joint venture agreement to broadcast Arabian Gulf [...]