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Orange Spain to continue offering football - CEO

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 09:47 CET | News
Orange Spain will continue offering live football to its customers from next season in spite of concerns about the dominant position in the pay-TV sector of Telefonica, reports business daily Expansion, citing Orange Spain CEO Laurent Paillassot. "We have been clear enough about this for months: if Telefonica has the rights, we will also have them. Do we like this? No," said Paillassot at an event organised by industry body DigitalES. Telefonica last month paid around EUR 4 billion to secure the domestic TV rights for Spain's La Liga from 2019 to 2022 as well as the rights to the UEFA

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Orange Spain / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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