An agreement for what amounts?
After the illusion of milliartd (1.2) promised by Mediapro, the French clubs should be satisfied with a little more than half of this sum. Canal + should recover two posters it wants and beIN Sports the others. According to L’Equipe, the deal could bring in 600 million euros per season, excluding bonuses.
Two meetings scheduled for Friday
The members of the board of directors of the Professional Football League (LFP) received a convocation for a Board of Directors this Friday at noon. The board will be preceded by a meeting of the steering committee for the call for tenders on television rights, according to L’Equipe, opening the door wide to an upcoming agreement with Canal + and beIN Sports.
The decision of the competition authority as a trigger
Why could things speed up this Friday? Due to the decision, expected today, of the Competition Authority in the dispute between Canal + and the LFP, accused of “abuse of a dominant position” concerning the call for tenders launched in January after the Mediapro fiasco .
Good morning all
Hello everyone and welcome to our live to follow a very important news from Ligue 1: the allocation of TV rights for the period 2021-2024. After the Mediapro fiasco last December, Canal + had recovered the broadcasting of matches until the end of the season. But all of this has been put into play since the championship’s epilogue in May. The encrypted channel, which holds two lots until 2024, wishes to focus only on posters.