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French broadcaster Canal Plus in talks with BeIN Sports for Ligue 1 sublicence rights deal

Tuesday 10 December 2019 | 09:48 CET | News
Canal Plus and BeIN Sports are in exclusive talks over a five-year distribution and licensing deal taking effect from 2020. Under the proposed agreement, BeIN Sports would exclusively sublicense its 2020-2024 Ligue 1 football rights to its partner. This would enable Canal Plus to broadcast two fixtures on each match day, including 28 of the 38 best Ligue 1 games in each season. According to the French press, BeIN Sports will receive EUR 330 million per season for these rights.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: beIN Sports / Canal Plus
Countries: France
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