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Mediapro awarded African Football Confederation VAR contract

Wednesday 19 June 2019 | 10:31 CET | News
Spanish broadcaster and sports rights broker Mediapro has announced a contract to provide video assistant refereeing (VAR) services for the African Football Confederation (CAF). In a statement, Mediapro said it will be the official VAR provider at the African Cup of Nations, the largest international tournament of African nations, to be held in Egypt between 21 June and 21 July. The 2019 edition will be the first African Cup of Nations with 24 teams and with video arbitration technology from the quarter finals stage, said the Spanish company, which will also be providing a comprehensive

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediapro
Countries: Africa / Spain
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