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BeIN Sports buys Ligue 1 international rights until 2024

Wednesday 4 June 2014 | 08:39 CET | News
Qatar-owned premium channel BeIN Sports has bought international broadcasting rights for France's Ligue 1 football division for six seasons from 2018/2019 to 2023/2024 from the professional football league. BeIN is paying a guaranteed minimum of EUR 480 million, with revenues shared 50/50 above the minimum. At EUR 80 million a year, the price is 150 percent higher than under the Al Jazeera subsidiary's previous agreement of EUR 32.5 million a year until 2017/2018.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Al Jazeera
Countries: France
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