Eleven Sports has announced the appointment of Giuliano Giorgetti as MD for Italy, effective immediately.
IMG is to take a minority stake in Eleven Sports after the broadcaster said it would launch two sports channels as part of an online streaming platform.
Pedro Pinto has joined Eleven Sports as non-executive director in Portugal.
NBCUniversal’s Telemundo and Eleven Sports Networks have now also complained about piracy of their live exclusive sports rights by Saudi based BeoutQ TV platform.
Eleven Sports has secured live and exclusive Portuguese rights to Ligue 1 Conforama, the leading football league in France.
Eleven Sports has agreed a carriage deal with the Portuguese telco Nowo.
Eleven Sports has secured live and exclusive rights to all matches of the UEFA Champions League and LaLiga Santander in Portugal, where it will now launch.
Global sports provider Eleven Sports has secured live and exclusive rights to all matches from LaLiga Santander in the UK and Ireland.
Eleven Sports and Canal+ have acquired LaLiga rights in Poland for three years, starting August 2018.
Eleven Sports will continue to show live and exclusive coverage of Italy’s Serie A for a further three years in Poland.