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BeIN Sports France has 2.5 mln subscribers - CEO

Monday 14 September 2015 | 16:16 CET | News
Three years after launch, BeIN Sports France has around 2.5 million subscribers, CEO Yousef Al-Obaidly told Le Monde. The Al-Jazeera owned channels passed the 2 million customer marke thanks to the 2014 Fifa world Cup. The pay TV company aims to reach 3 million customers with Euro 2016, but will not settle for winning subscribers during big competitions that last one month, said Al-Obaidlly, citing the Champions League and Ligue 1 whose matches last all season. Asked whether the company was losing money in France, he replied that France "represents a small part of our business" and that

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Companies: beIN Sports
Countries: France
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