Mediapro says it plans to launch a football channel in France after it secured the rights to the three principal broadcasting packages for Ligue 1.
Canal+ is to start coverage of French Ligue 1 football in Ultra HD.
Canal+ Group and France’s Professional Football League (LFP) have signed an agreement on coverage of games in Ligue 1 and Domino’s Ligue 2.
The French football league says pay-TV channel Canal+ is in breach of contract.
La Ligue de football professionnel (LFP) has announced plans to launch its own dedicated pay-TV channel.