Canal+ Score Premier League Broadcast Rights in Vietnam
By iSportconnect | February 26, 2013
Canal+ has secured the rights to live Barclays Premier League matches in Vietnam from 2013/14-2015/16.
The French broadcaster has licensed the rights from IMG Media and will have access to all 380 matches per season. Canal+ will have the exclusive rights to all Sunday games and matches kicking off at 12:45 on a Saturday, generic as well as first pick of mid-week fixtures and non-exclusive rights to all other Premier League matches.
Chris Guinness, SVP Head of IMG Media, Asia Pacific for IMG, said: “This was a very competitive process with a variety of interesting offers from broadcasters for the top two packages and we are delighted that Canal+ will continue to have live coverage of the Barclays Premier League.”