Lega Serie A

Lega Serie A mulls bid to acquire Sky Italia

Italy’s Lega Serie A is reportedly mulling a bid to acquire all or part of the country’s leading pay TV operator Sky Italia. In news first reported by La Stampa, the bid is being proposed by Serie A boss Luigi de Siervo at a meeting of Serie A clubs today, with the aim of building […]

beIN Sports MENA back in running for Serie A rights

BeIN Sports is back in the bidding for MENA rights to Italy’s Serie A after effectively being shut out when the Italian league made a failed attempt to market rights on a country-by-country basis. DTVE understands that beIN Sports MENA has made a bid for Serie A rights for the region that is well below […]

NEM: Mediapro respond to Serie A soccer rights ruling

At Croatia’s New Market Europe (NEM), Mediapro’s acquisitions exec Alex Pinheiro Rotter (right) responded to the latest ruling which saw the company lose its broadcasting rights of Italy’s Serie A soccer matches. In a panel where execs discussed which parties are keeping football rights prices so high, Pinheiro Rotter responded to the latest ruling that […]

Mediapro slams Italian league as court confirms Serie A ruling

The scene appears to be set for a legal stand-off between Spanish broadcaster Mediapro and Italy’s Lega Serie A after a Milan court confirmed the earlier suspension of the sale of Serie A rights to the company. A panel of three judges confirmed the May 9 decision of Judge Claudio Marangoni to uphold pay TV […]