Samsung Electronics Iberia and beIN Connect, the OTT platform of the Mediapro group, have announced the renewal of their partnership agreement to continue offering LaLiga football content in 4K – UHD quality for the 2018-2019 season.
Sports rights organisation IMG is launching Serie A Pass, a global OTT subscription service delivering live coverage of every game from the top Italian League in selected markets around the world.
Facebook has acquired the media rights of Spain’s top-division football championship, La Liga, for the Indian subcontinent.
Discovery is launching QuestOD, a catch-up and live streaming service for its free-to-air factual entertainment brands Quest and Quest Red in the UK.
The Spanish La Liga will be creating its own multi-sport OTT streaming service that will be offered free of charge to viewers.
In 2017 football, winter sports and local competitions have gathered large audiences in front of TV screens around the world.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will continue to screen the international matches of Germany’s national football team.
In the US, both Turner Broadcasting and NBC will be offering live football on a mix of traditional linear channels and OTT.
ESPN has reached an agreement with UEFA for the rights to the UEFA European Football Championship 2020 and all UEFA national team matches between 2018 and 2022.
Hogmore Media, an international sports media rights company, is using Eutelsat Broadband’s NewsSpotter satellite newsgathering service to transmit European football matches across the continent.