OTT platform Fubo TYV has now launched in Spain with 12 national linear TV channels.
Movistar has confirmed it will screen top matches from Serie A and the Ligue 1.
Spain’s Movistar will start offering its viewers content in 4K from September.
Spain’s Movistar (Telefónica) and Orange will soon find themselves locked in a battle for Vodafone customers who will no longer be offered football from the 2019-20 season onwards.
The BeIn Sports channel will cease broadcasting in Spain from August 1, as a result of Telefonica’s acquisition of rights to Uefa’s Champions League and Europa League football.
Telefonica’s Movistar+ is now available on Amazon Fire TV.
Telefónica’s Movistar will incorporate Artificial Intelligence (AI) into its pay-TV service from next year.
Telefonica has again teamed up with Disney to launch a Movistar Disney channel on December 22.
Telefónica’s Movistar is set to increase its prices while at the same time making the MultiAccess Hogar service more widely available to TV subscribers.
Although the total number of pay-TV subscribers in Spain in Q2 was barely changed on the previous quarter, IPTV and cable gained, and DTH lost, customers.