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Telefonica launches 4K Champions League channel

Monday 18 February 2019 | 16:30 CET | News
Telefonica has finally activated its Champions League 4K channel and will air football matches of the knockout stage of this year's tournament in full UHD, starting with the Olympique Lyon-Barcelona game on 19 February, reports ADSL Zone. The new Movistar Liga de Campeones 4K channel is available on dial number 442 of the operator's 4K-enabled set-top box and joins the operator's existing football-themed 4K channels beIN LaLiga 4K (dial 440) and Movistar Partidazo 4K (441).

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Movistar / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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