Tag Archives: Tv rights

Bolivar launches live soccer streaming app

Bolivian team Bolivar has launched a new application called Bolivar TV- to offer live streaming of its home games on mobile devices. Bolivar is the only team of the Bolivian Professional Soccer League (LFPB in Spanish) that did not give up its TV broadcasting rights, so initially it offered some games on YouTube. Now, it has [...]

FOX Sports to offer mix of premium and basic channels for Argentine soccer

Hernán Donnari, SVP & COO of FOX Sports Latin America, offered some details on how the company will broadcast the Argentine soccer league. According to the executive, FOX Sports will combine different platforms: the new channel FOX Sports Premium, which will be launched with the start of the next tournament in August, will air the most [...]

Fox, Turner win Argentine soccer TV rights

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) announced that the joint venture Fox-Turner won the rights to broadcast Argentine soccer matches for five years. Fox-Turner’s joint proposal won the race for the TV rights against US company ESPN and Spanish MediaPro. The contract will begin in August, when a new local tournament begins. Fox-Turner will pay AR$ [...]

Argentina to auction soccer TV rights

  The Government of Argentina has agreed to end the contract with Futbol para Todos program – in charge of televising Argentine professional soccer tournaments – but said that it will continue broadcasting the matches free of charge until 2019. Therefore, the Argentine Football Association (AFA) could start a new auction process for TV rights. So [...]