Eleven Sports

Eleven Sports picks up Portuguese and Polish rights to Spanish Super Cup

International sports network Eleven Sports has picked up rights to this week’s controversial Spanish Super Cup for Poland and Portugal. Eleven Sports will bring live, exclusive and coverage of the competition to the countries.  The tournament will see Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Valencia compete in the 62,000-capacity King Abdullah Sports City stadium in […]

FIFA’s Vicente in as CEO at Eleven Sports 

Streamer Eleven Sports has appointed Luis Vicente as its CEO. Vicente joins from FIFA, where he served as the body’s chief digital transformation and innovation officer. He succeeds Marc Watson, who will remain in the company as its executive chairman and board director of parent company Aser Ventures.  Watson said: “Luis has a passion for […]

Eleven Sports selects Blackbird for online editing and publishing

Cloud video editing platform provider Blackbirdhas been chosen by Eleven Sports for the rapid editing and publishing of sports content to fans online. The AIM-traded firm said Eleven Sports will integrate Blackbird into its video infrastructure, and use it to clip, edit and publish content its social/OTT channels in Belgium and Portugal. Eleven holds rights to a […]

Eleven Sports picks up Joshua-Ruiz match in three territories

International sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has secured rights to exclusive live coverage of the forthcoming Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr boxing match in Belgium, Portugal and Taiwan. Joshua will be fighting to reclaim the IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles from Ruiz in Saudi Arabia on Saturday December 7. Eleven Sports viewers will […]

Eleven Sports and Onefootball partner on PPV matches in Belgium and Luxembourg

Eleven Sports and Onefootball have partnered on what they refer to as an “innovative partnership”. The deal will bring live streaming of European football matches to Belgium and Luxembourg on a pay-per-view basis to the Onefootball app. In total, 20 matches will be offered through the season in both Dutch and French.  Eleven Sports Belgium […]

Eleven Sports secures International Champions Cup in Belgium

Sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has secured exclusive live rights to the International Champions Cup (ICC) in Belgium and Luxembourg. The pre-season tournament includes 18 games in total and features clubs including Real Madrid, Juventus and Bayern Munich. The majority of the matches are played in the US, but some games will be played in China, Sweden, […]

Eleven Sports names Proximus exec as business development chief for Belgium

Sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has named Massimo D’Amario as head of business development and sponsorship in Belgium and Luxembourg. D’Amario joins Eleven from Belgian telco Proximus, where he was managing director of Proximus Media House.  At Proximus, D’Amario, who will join Eleven on August 1, was responsible for rights acquisition, sports strategy and the production […]

Eleven Sports launches LaLiga PPV offer in UK via Onefootball app

Global sports provider Eleven Sports has unveiled an international partnership with digital football platform Onefootball for the launch of a pioneering in-app, pay-per-view live streaming football offer. The new venture means that football fans in the UK and Ireland can now purchase and watch any LaLiga match carried by Eleven Sports for £2.99 (€3.49 in Ireland) on […]

Eleven Sports extends Formula 1 rights in Poland

Eleven Sports has extended its rights agreement with Formula 1 in Poland until the end of the 2022 season. The new deal means that Eleven Sports will show all the action from every race weekend live throughout the 2020, 2021 and 2022 seasons – in addition to the current 2019 season. The renewed agreement also […]

Eleven launches streaming service in Japan

Sports broadcaster Eleven Sports is launching a new advertising-supported streaming service in Japan.  Launching on March 16, the new service will stream live action from the local Eastern and Western Leagues of the NPB Farm Leagues, Japan’s minor league baseball competitions. The service will be available for free via PC and smartphones at the elevensports.jp […]