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Tigo Costa Rica takes legal steps against FUTV for blocking football access

Wednesday 27 May 2020 | 12:30 CET | News
Tigo Costa Rica (Millicom) has taken legal action against the newly-launched FUTV pay-TV channel for denying it access to the matches of seven local clubs, reports La Republica, citing an internal company document. Costa Rica's top-tier league has now restarted following the suspension of matches due to the coronavirus outbreak but Tigo has so far failed to reach a deal with FUTV regarding the games featuring the clubs Saprissa, Alajuelense, Herediano, Cartagines, Municipal Grecia, Perez Zeledon and Limon, said the report, adding that a complaint has been submitted to competition authority

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Millicom / Tigo
Countries: Costa Rica
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