Fox, Ziggo in talks about Eredivisie broadcast - report

Thursday 11 May 2017 | 08:48 CET | News
There may be another fight around the broadcast of the Eredivisie (Dutch premier league) this summer, Algemeen Dagblad reported. At issue is the price of the extra package "Pluspakket" of Fox Sports Eredivisie at provider Ziggo, especially in the old UPC areas. Before their merger, Ziggo and UPC each had their own contract with Fox for the football channels. UPC's contract runs out on 1 August, just before the start of the new season. Ziggo had or has an agreement until the season of 2019-2020. VodafoneZiggo is currently negotiating with Fox about the issue, the daily said. The company wants

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Fox Channels Benelux / KPN / UPC / Vodafone / VodafoneZiggo / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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