Monthly Archives: April 2020

Montecable dabbles in eSports with FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies

Uruguayan pay TV operator Montecable broadcast this weekend (April 24th and 25th) the FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies eSports event, exclusively for the country, through its HD Events channel and its MCGoLive platform, recently released on Android TV. The event consisted of a live online football world cup, organized by FIFA, in which 43 football teams [...]

Dimayor launches its e-League in Colombia with Win Sports

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that it will broadcast the Dimayor #StayandPlay e-League, the first competition that brings together professional Colombian football players in a tournament that began last Saturday, April 25th and will be developed through the FIFA 20 videogame, on Playstation 4. The initiative is implemented with the purpose of [...]

Estudiantes Play records 32 thousand downloads in six months and adds new section

Six months after its launch, made on October 23rd, Estudiantes Play, the Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata SVOD OTT, recorded more than 32 thousand downloads on iOS and Android devices, and its contents were displayed on 93 countries, including the US, Spain, Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, India, Estonia, Nigeria and others. As reported by [...]

TyC Sports to be the official BLAST Premier CS: GO broadcaster in Latin America

With the aim of going on with the development of its e-sports strategy in Argentina and Latin America, TyC Sports officially announced that it will broadcast the BLAST Premier CS: GO, the professional Counter Strike league, after running a partnership agreement with BLAST. The agreement includes the live broadcast on the OTT TyC Sports Play [...]

AMC and Temporada de Juegos produce eSports in Latin America with La Liga Pro

AMC Networks International Latin America (AMCNI-LA) and Temporada de Juegos (TDJ) announced the start of La Liga Pro, the only Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS: GO) event that covers all of Latin America with the Super Copa de America dispute. The competition will start on April 17th and will be available on TDJ’s Twitch and [...]

TV Azteca takes MX e-League matches to Mexican FTA TV

As reported by the Mexican newspaper Milenio on its web version, TV Azteca will take some matches from the MX eLeague to FTA TV. The competition began last Friday, April 10th and replicates the Liga MX Clausura Tournament , canceled due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. This is an EA Sports FIFA 2020 competition, played [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel subscription in May and announces new releases

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports, focused on sports content, announced that, due to Colombian Professional football League is still cancelled because of the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Win Sports +, its premium version launched at the beginning of this year, will not charge May subscription to its customers, taking a similar measure to the [...]

Amazon takes FIFA Gate to Prime Video after accusations against former Fox executives in Latin America

Days ago, already five years after the first accusation of corruption in football called ‘FIFA Gate’ – on which Amazon Prime Video published the first official teaser trailer of an original production that will be focused on the mater -, US prosecutors accused Argentine Hernan Lopez and  Mexican Carlos Martinez, two former executives of Fox [...]

Turner wants to negotiate TV broadcasting rights with football clubs in Brazil again

Turner sent a notification to the Palmeiras, Internacional, Bahia, Ceara, Coritiba, Fortaleza, Athletico Paranaense and Santos clubs on April 3rd, with which it has ran an agreement to broadcast its matches in the Brazilian professional championship (Brasileirão), for this year, in order to renegotiate the deal. As officially reported in the local newspaper Estadão, Turner [...]

Liga MX confirms FIFA 20 e-League with players from the competition broadcasted by TUDN

TUDN and Liga BBVA MX announced the BBVA e-Liga MX, an EA Sports FIFA 20 competition to be played on Playstation 4 and will include players from the clubs that make up Liga MX. Matches will be broadcast on TUDN, TUDN.com and the TUDN application. The competition will take place on 17 fixture dates, on [...]