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French football sees escalation in legal actions over Ligue 1 broadcasting rights

Monday 26 July 2021 | 10:34 CET | News
The commercial court of Nanterre has ruled that Canal Plus has the right to suspend its sublicense contract with BeIN Sports, under which the French broadcaster has been offering football fans 28 of the 38 best Ligue 1 matches per season. As reported by Les Echos, the decision has sparked new tensions between BeIN Sports and French football governing body LFP, which are now set to take legal action against each other.

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