LiveScore expands FTA football offering with over 900 live matches

Sports event tracker LiveScore has continued to expand its streaming rights portfolio with the announcement of an expanded set of league and competitions that it will broadcast free-to-air for the 2020-21 football season. Following an OTT launch in June via a sub licencing deal with Premier Sports, the pair will expand their relationship to stream […]

Eleven Sports loses Serie A rights to Premier Sports

Eleven Sports has ceded its Italian Serie A and Dutch Eredivisie football rights to UK broadcaster Premier Sports after ending its partnership with IMG, the agency that manages these rights. In a statement, streaming service Eleven Sports said that it will continue to show live coverage of LaLiga football in the UK and Ireland until […]

Eleven Sports names new Italian chief

Eleven Sports has named Giuliano Giorgetti as managing director for Italy. Giorgetti, who begins his role immediately, will be responsible for expanding Eleven’s growth in Italy, increasing revenues, developing strategic partnerships, and overseeing the day to day operations. He previously worked for football clubs AC Milan and the Inter Milan. At AC Milan he led […]

KPN drops price of Fox Sports Eredivise channels

Dutch telco KPN is now offering the Fox Sports Eredivisie channels, for €7.50 a month for new and existing subscribers, instead of the €17.50 previously charged for the channels. KPN is also offering the three Eredivisie channels, which provide coverage of Dutch top-tier football, as a free channel package to top-tier KPN Compleet customers, alongside […]

KPN to study options after court rules against it in Fox case

Dutch telco KPN has said it will study its legal options to overturn a ruling by a Dutch court that Fox Entertainment Group can charge it more than rival providers for carriage of Dutch football. KPN earlier took legal action against Fox’s Eredivisie Media & Marketing subsidiary to challenge the new terms the latter wanted […]

KPN launches Goal Alert app

Dutch telco KPN has launched a KPN Goal Alert app to enable its users to better follow Eredivisie Dutch premier league football matches. Subscribers can use the Goal Alert app to stay up to date with the action and click to view goals on their 4G mobile phones. The app has been available via the […]