Eleven renews FA Cup deal in Poland

Eleven Poland has renewed its rights deal with the English FA Cup. Running until 2023/24, Eleven will continue to broadcast the world’s oldest club football competition while it will also broadcast the season-opening FA Community Shield between the FA Cup and Premier League Champions. This deal reinforces a comprehensive catalogue of English football rights for […]

Eleven secures rights to WTA in Portugal

Eleven has picked up rights to the Women’s Tennis Association for three seasons from 2021-23 in Portugal. The sports broadcaster will air the WTA Finals and WTA 1000 tournaments live across its linear and digital channels. In total, the channel will show a total of 10 tournaments a season. The WTA rights complement Eleven’s existing […]

Eleven restructures management following MyCujoo acquisition

Sports broadcaster Eleven has restructured its leadership team as part of preparation to expand its offering in 2021. The executive team from streaming service MyCujoo, which Eleven acquired in November last year, has now been formally incorporated into the parent company’s management group. MyCujoo co-founder and CEO Pedro Presa joins the Eleven board and leadership […]

Eleven Sports names new Italy chief

Sports broadcaster Eleven has named Giovanni Zurleni as the group’s new managing director in Italy. Zurleni, who will be responsible for further developing Eleven’s business and operations in Italy, was previously VP, commercial and partnerships at sports streamer DAZN from 2018-2019, leading the team’s business development strategy and execution, coordinating global and local distribution deals […]

Eleven names new Taiwan chief, extends distribution

Sports broadcaster Eleven has named Michael Sun as the group’s new managing director for Taiwan. Sun joins Eleven from SlamBall Asia, where as chairman and CEO he was responsible for driving the growth of the challenger sport across Asia. He previously held senior roles in sports, media, investment and technology with China Trust Group, IMG, […]

Vectra adds Eleven Sports Network channels

Polish cable operator Vectra has added sports channels Eleven and Eleven Sports from Eleven Sports Network to its offering, further extending the sports broadcaster’s reach in the country. From February 25 Vectra subscribers will be able to watch content on the two channels including top-tier Spanish, French and Italian football. Vectra content director Małgorzata Wojtaszko […]

Netia and TVN add Eleven Sports services

Polish telecom service provider Netia is adding new sports channels Eleven and Eleven Sports to its TV offering, while broadcaster TVN Group is to add Eleven Sports to its OTT platform player.pl. The sports channels will be offered as part of Netia’s Sport i Emocje package. The channels will be available free of charge to […]