Tag Archives: football

Fox Sports to broadcast local Atlas football matches in Mexico

Fox Sports Mexico announced it will broadcast Mexican football team Atlas matches, starting on the first Mexican League Apertura Tournament fixture date -which is beginning today-, until the 2020s competition, together with TV Azteca, which will continue broadcasting the clubs matches on FTA. Atlas local matches can be watched live on Sports and from any [...]

Cable & Wireless adds sports channel Rush to Flow TV

Cable & Wireless Communications, quadruple play operator in the Caribbean, added the sports channel Rush to its Flow TV service content offer, with the Premier League as one of its main attractions for the region. Rush is joining Flow TV today, and will broadcast the competitions 380 matches over the next three seasons Britta Reinhardt, [...]

Tigo Sports takes the Qatar 2022 World Cup to Guatemala in HD

Tigo Sports reported that it will broadcast all Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup 64 matches in Full HD. The company informed that, unlike the 2018 World Cup, the coverage of the next one will be available in a multiplatform system that will allow pre and post-paid clients to access matches through their residential service, or [...]

DAZN acquires rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cups in Spain

The sports OTT DAZN announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cup in Spain. The platform is adding more events to broadcast in the European country, where it has already added the Recopa Cup, and it is broadcasting  the Copa America matches at present. The Copa América is joined to [...]

Tigo takes the Copa America from Brazil to Paraguay

Tigo Sports announced it started to broadcast these Copa America Brazil 2019  edition on its 100 and 710 (HD) Tigo TV programming grids channels (today TigoStar Paraguay), and on Tigo Sports App. The company brought several journalists to Brazil to make exclusively coverages of the sporting event that, with 12 hours broadcasts every day, will [...]

Edgar Welker enters to the TV sports rights market in Uruguay

Edgar Welker, former President of the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) bought last December 2018 the rights to broadcast  several football competitions for Uruguay on cable TV, FTA, radio and streaming, such as the South American Sub 17 and Sub 20 tournaments (both competitions already disputed) and the Copa America, through the company Dexary. Welker sold [...]

Claro to broadcast the Copa America in Chile through Claro Video

Aimed to bring the Copa Americas matches to all Chileans, Claro Chile announced that it will broadcast the football competition matches on Claro Video, the company’s OTT, which allows to watch content on up to five screens simultaneously. We want all people in Chile to live the Copa America through Claro Video, and that is [...]

DirecTV broadcasts the FIFA Women’s Football Cup in 4K for Latin America

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is being played in France until July 7th through DirecTV Sports, whose coverage includes live and 4K broadcasts and 4K through channel 4000 of its programming grid. Argentine, Brazilian and Chilean National Teams are the ones from Latin America taking part of the competition, which is having 52 National Teams [...]

DAZN develops campaign against sports piracy in Brazil

According to official information from the Brazilian Subscription TV Association (ABTA), activities related to piracy in Brazil generate losses of around USD 2.3 million at an annual level. This is the main reason why the DAZN streaming platform, recently launched in Brazil, brought together the country’s football teams recently taking part of the South American [...]

Tigo to broadcast 66 Costa Rican football matches before launching app in the country

Tigo Sports, a pay TV channel focused on sporting events, announced it will officially broadcast 66 Costa Rican football matches through the internet. The operator is close to launch the Tigo Sports app in the country in July, when next football tournament is expected to begin. The app is already available in other countries as [...]