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Amazon wants telco partner to bid for La Liga rights - report

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Amazon is looking to partner with one of Spain's main telecommunications companies to bid for what is likely to be the most expensive package of La Liga television rights, according to unnamed company sources cited by Spanish daily El Espanol. Bidding for rights to air live games from Spain's top-tier league for the next three seasons (2019-22) is set to begin in April, with the e-commerce giant keen on taking part in the auction for smaller packages including online rights and the match of the day. However, the report says Amazon also wants to bid for the most lucrative package of eight

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / HBO / Mediapro / Movistar / Netflix / Orange / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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