Italian football fans are reassured, they finally know on which channel their favorite championship will be broadcast.
And it is again about beIN Sports.
The Qatari broadcaster announced Thursday that it had reached an agreement with Serie A for the broadcast of the competition for the next three seasons in France.
With this contract renewal, beIN Sports secures the extension on its French branches of its three major foreign championships, after having extended its contracts with the German Bundesliga and the Spanish Liga.
🤩🇮🇹 Find the #SerieA on the beIN SPORTS branches until 2024!
- beIN SPORTS (@beinsports_FR) August 19, 2021
"The renewal extends the partnership to more than a decade," beIN said in a statement.
All the main football competitions therefore now have a broadcaster in France at the start of this season despite a summer full of twists and turns concerning the TV rights of Ligue 1, of which 20% of the matches will be broadcast by Canal + after a court decision at the start. August.
The Champions League will be broadcast on Canal + and RMC Sport (two best posters of each day), as well as on beIN Sports (rest of the matches).
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