Belgian telecom operators set to lose top football rights to Eleven

Tuesday 11 February 2020 | 08:50 CET | News
The Belgian telecom operators Proximus, Telenet and Voo have lost the TV rights to the top football league. The members of the Pro League have agreed to award the five-year contract to broadcaster Eleven, with a bid of EUR 103 million per season, L'Echo reports. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Proximus / Telenet / Voo
Countries: Belgium
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