Tag Archives: football

Tigo offers almost USD 50 million for Bolivian football TV broadcasting rights

According to what several specialized websites have recently reported, Millicoms Bolivian subsidiary (which both in Bolivia and in the rest of the Latin American countries where it operates does so branded as Tigo) offered a total of USD 48.6 million for the countrys Professional Football League TV broadcasting rights between 2021 and 2024.  In 2020, [...]

NBCUniversal to represent OneFootball in Latin America

NBCUniversal International Networks Latin America announced that, from now on, it will represent OneFootball for Latin American countries, including Brazil, in commercial terms. It is a platform that allows access to PPV and FTA football matches, as well as highlights of the matches and different competitions, including the Copa América, the Football World Cup, the [...]

New MX League’s President aims to make changes in the competition’s TV rights sale

Mikel Arriola, who will be President of the MX League – name of the Mexican Professional Football League – from 2021, announced in several interviews his intention to centralize the distribution of the Leagues matches TV rights. As reported by the website of the Mexican newspaper El Financiero, Arriola reported that the idea is that, [...]

Conmebol launches tender for its competitions commercial rights during the 2023-2026 period

The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) has officially announced last week that it approved the launch of the tender for its competitions commercial rights, to be disputed during the 2023-2026 period. The main sports championships regulated by the entity are the Copa Conmebol Libertadores and the Copa Conmebol Sudamericana. The tender will be public, and [...]

Global Sports Rights Management expands Brasileirão’s distribution in the Caribbean with Flow Sports

Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM), the company that holds international rights of series A and B of the Professional Brazilian Football League -better known as Brasileirão-, to be broadcast on FTA TV, pay TV, pay-per-view and OTT , has announced a distribution agreement with Flow Sports for three seasons (2020-2022). Through the agreement, the sports [...]

Club Universidad de Chile launches ‘La U Play’, its new SVOD OTT

The sports club Universidad de Chile, better known as ‘La U’, has officially announced this last Thursday the launch of La U Play, its new SVOD OTT with exclusive content, which includes anecdotes from football players, unpublished memories and information from the football professional team, the women’s team and Azules Esports -esports division of the [...]

GolTV resumes payments to clubs for Ecuadorian football TV rights

After GolTV has confirmed that it will continue paying the broadcasting rights for the Liga Pro -name under which the Ecuadorian Professional Football League is known-, Miguel Angel Loor, President at the Ecuadorian League, confirmed on November 18th through his official Twitter account that GolTV has finally made a new payment to the country’s football [...]

Amazon Prime Video moves forward with its new Diego Maradona’s biopic

Amazon Prime Video has recently released the first images of Sueño Bendito, a biopic based on former football player and current Argentine football coach Diego Maradonas life, originally announced in 2019. Amazon has shown four photos of the Argentine idol in four different stages of his life. As reported, Sueño Bendito will be produced by [...]

Amazon Prime Video moves forward with its new Diego Maradona’s biopic

Amazon Prime Video has recently released the first images of Sueño Bendito, a biopic based on former football player and current Argentine football coach Diego Maradonas life, originally announced in 2019. Amazon has shown four photos of the Argentine idol in four different stages of his life. As reported, Sueño Bendito will be produced by [...]

DirecTV broadcasts the second phase of the Copa Sudamericana

According to what specialized websites have recently reported, DirecTV is broadcasting the matches of the second phase of the Copa Conmebol Sudamericana, both on linear TV through DirecTV Sports,  and also through its OTT, DirecTV GO. The second stage of the competition began on October 27th, and will last until this coming Thursday, November 5th. [...]