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Canal+ and LFP find solution to Ligue 1 broadcast dispute

Thursday 15 December 2016 | 11:30 CET | News
The French Professional Football League (LFP, Ligue de Football Professionnel) announced to have signed an agreement with Canal Plus over the broadcasting schedule of Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 matches. The deal, which covers the 2016-2020 period, puts an end to a dispute arising from the decision by Canal Plus to air certain matches on its Canal+ Sport channel. According to press reports, the LFP has given Canal Plus' new broadcasting schedule the green light in return for a financial arrangement which will see the French football governing body receive additional revenues calculated on the basis

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Canal Plus
Countries: France
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