The Court of Commerce of Paris has ordered Orange to pay €3.6 million owed to Mediapro for the distribution of the failed Téléfoot channel.
Live rights to French top flight football are in limbo after Mediapro and the Professional Football League (LFP) agreed to terminate their contract after a dispute between the two companies boiled over.
Mediapro’s president Jaume Roures has revealed that the Téléfoot channel launched in already has 600,000 subscribers.
Canal+ is taking its dispute with Mediapro to the courts, claiming the holder of the rights to France’s topflight football has treated it unfairly.
MediaPro has signed a new agreement for its newly launched sports channel Téléfoot .
Mediapro’s new channel makes its debut in the French market Monday, with the addition of Bouygues Telecom to its distribution partners.