The new deal will see Eleven Sports and Canal+ both show five live matches each on an exclusive basis each match week week from August 2018 until 2021. They will alternate first picks each week, with both showing live action frok every El Clasico league fixture simultaneously.
Commenting on the development, Krzysztof Swiergiel, MD, Poland, Eleven Sports, said: “Eleven Sports has been focused on delivering the event experience beyond the 90 minutes to bring fans close to the LaLiga action with our world class studio and in-stadia analysis, player interviews and magazine shows. We are therefore thrilled to be awarded rights for the three upcoming LaLiga seasons ensuring that we will deliver outstanding coverage of one of the top football leagues in Europe”.
The agreement with LaLiga also includes highlights and near live clips for social media for both Eleven Sports and Canal+.