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Mediaset secures 2015-18 Champions League rights

Tuesday 11 February 2014 | 09:22 CET | News
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Italian commercial TV broadcaster Mediaset has announced that it has agreed a deal with Uefa for the exclusive rights to broadcast the Champions League in Italy for the three years starting from the 2015-16 season. No details were given of the cost of the deal but according to a report in La Repubblica, the three-year contract could be worth around EUR 700 million in total. Mediaset confirmed that in addition to offering matches on its Mediaset Premium Pay-TV platform, it will also broadcast one match per round in HD on its free-to-air Mediaset channels, as well as offering highlights and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Sky Italia
Countries: Italy
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