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Fox Sports Africa channels to rebrand as ESPN

Monday 12 August 2019 | 10:03 CET | News
The Walt Disney Company Africa will be rebranding the Fox Sports channels in Africa as ESPN from 30 August. Fox Sports will become ESPN and Fox Sports 2 will become ESPN2. They will continue to show Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the Professional Fighters League and Championship football, as well as a number of European leagues such as Eredivisie, Turkish Super Lig, and the Belgian top flight.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: ESPN / FOX Sports / The Walt Disney Company
Countries: Africa
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