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Facebook to show live Champions League games in Latin America

Thursday 16 August 2018 | 12:31 CET | News
Facebook will show some Champions League games live on the social network in Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America over the next three seasons. The agreement, which runs from this season until 2021, gives Facebook exclusive access to 32 live matches each season, including the Uefa Champions League final and the Uefa Super Cup, the football association announced. Wednesday highlights and special programs will also be shared for each week of matches on the league's Facebook page.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Facebook
Countries: Latin America
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