Virgin Media Ireland has picked up multi-platform rights to the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and the new UEFA Europa Conference League for the 2021-24 seasons.
AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI-CNE) has reached agreements with UEFA and Serie A which will significantly change the programme structure of the channels Sport1 and Sport2 in Hungary from the 2021-22 season.
Poland’s Telewizja Polsat has secured all the rights the UEFA Champions League for the next three seasons (2021-2024).
Amazon has made its first sports acquisition in the Italian market. The parcels to entertainment company has picked up rights to the Champions League.
Eleven has renewed its UEFA Champions League rights in Portugal for three additional seasons until 2023/24.
Amazon is on the verge of securing one of the rights packages to the Champions League in History.
Amazon has acquired part of the UEFA Champions League rights from the 2021/22 season for Amazon Prime Video in Germany.
The rights to screen the Champions League in France from 2021 to 2024 will be split between Canal+ and beIN Sports.
BT Sport is facing stiff competition to hold onto its exclusive Champions League rights with ITV and Sky both expected to table bids ahead of Monday’s deadline.
Free to air coverage of the Champions League in Italy will be broadcast by Mediaset after a Milan court rejected a second appeal from public broadcaster RAI.