UEFA Europa League

Proximus and Telenet claim victory in UEFA rights bidding round

Belgian operator Proximus and Telenet have both secured rights to UEFA Champions League football, with Proximus claiming to remain the ‘reference’ for Champions League fans in the face of Telenet securing Dutch-language Champions League rights and exclusive Dutch-language rights to Europa and Conference league matches. The Belgian telco has renewed the broadcasting rights for all […]

Deutsche Telekom inks national sponsorship deal with UEFA Euro 2024

Deutsche Telekom has signed a deal with UEFA which it will become the official national partner for the UEFA Euro 2024 taking place from June 14 to July 14, 2024 in Germany. As part of the agreement the German telco company will provide telecommunications services for the tournament , act as national sponsor, and serve […]

BT Sport to make UEFA finals free-to-view

BT Sport, the joint venture between BT and Warner Bros. Discovery, is to make this year’s UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Europa Conference League finals available to everyone in the UK to watch for free whether on TV, online or on mobile. In addition to its coverage on BT Sport 1 and […]

RTL Germany renews UEFA Europa League for 2024/25-2026/27

RTL Germany has extended its live rights to the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Europa Conference League until 2026/27. The three-year deal triggers in 2024/25 and continues a relationship between RTL and the Europa League dating back to 2018. RTL Germany said the deal means it will continue to be “the only provider to show […]

VodafoneZiggo’s Ziggo Sport takes Champions League, Europa League rights

Dutch service provider VodafoneZiggo’s sport TV unit Ziggo Sport has acquired the exclusive 2024-27 media rights to UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Europa Conference League football. Starting in the 2024-25 football season, VodafoneZiggo said that the acquisition will bring the most important European club competitions under one roof for the first time. […]

CBS All Access and CBS Sports to be English-language home of Champions League in US

ViacomCBS has struck a multi-platform agreement with UEFA for subscription streaming service CBS All Access and CBS Sports to serve as the exclusive English-language home in the US of Champions League, Europa League and Europa Conference League football until 2024, beginning in August. CBS All Access will stream every UEFA club competition match live each season, featuring […]

RTL wins Europa League, Europa Conference League in Germany

Broadcaster RTL has secured the broadcast rights to the Uefa Europa League and soon-to-launch Uefa Europa Conference League in Germany. The win will see RTL be the exclusive broadcaster of the two competitions from 2021-24. Matches will be broadcast on RTL, Nitro and OTT service TV Now. RTL currently co-owns the broadcast rights to the […]

Mediapro secures Europa League rights for France following Canal+ deal

Mediapro has secured rights to the second package of Europa League and Europa Conference League football matches for France for the 2021-24 competitions, covering 260 matches in total. The Spanish broadcaster and producer already holds the exclusive rights to the bulk of top-tier French domestic Ligue 1 football over the same period. The Europa League […]

Canal+ takes further step in sports comeback with Europa League rights

French pay TV operator Canal+ has reportedly followed up its re-acquisition of UEFA Champions League rights alongside BeIN Sports and its likely Ligue 1 sublicensing agreement with BeIN by securing key rights to Europa League matches, according to French press. According to sports paper L’Équipe, citing unnamed sources, Canal+ has secured a deal that will […]

Digitürk secures Champions League and Europa League rights for Turkey

BeIN Sports-owned Turkish pay TV leader Digitürk has secured the exclusive rights to broadcast UEFA Champions League and Europa League football in Turkey for the next three years, beginning with the 2018-19 season. The Champions League deal adds to Digitürk’s existing line-up of premium sports rights, which includes the exclusive rights in Turkey to the […]