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Canal Plus secures broadcast rights for Ivory Coast football

Tuesday 13 September 2016 | 15:32 CET | News
Canal Plus has signed a 5-year agreement with the Ivory Coast football federation (FIF), reports Agence Ecofin, securing the rights to broadcast the country's football championship, Ligue 1. As part of the deal, Canal Plus will broadcast Ligue 1 matches in Ivory Coast and within its African footprint, which includes over twenty countries. Featuring Ivory Coast's best teams, the Ligue 1 championship takes place from November to August and involves around 260 matches.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Canal Plus
Countries: Cote d'Ivoire
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