Tag Archives: Copa Libertadores

Fanatiz revamps platform and brand

Fanatiz made a series of announcements  including the unveiling of a new web platform and brand identity, its launch on Android TV and a new sports package complimentary to all users. Since the cancellation and postponement of several football and sports seasons due to COVID-19, Fanatiz has been working to enhance the platforms features, revamping [...]

Brazil approves Disney-Fox merger

The Brazilian Economic Defense Administrative Council (CADE) approved the acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox by The Walt Disney Company. The transaction was made by running a Concentration Control Agreement (ACC). The approval was granted without the requirement to sell Fox Sports in the country. In late 2019, taking into account that there were no buyer [...]

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 [...]

Fox Sports and ESPN to broadcast the Copa Libertadores 2020

Almost a year after the announcement of the merger between The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox, media from several Latin American countries reported that Fox Sports will not be the exclusive broadcasting TV network of the Copa Libertadores, and some matches will be aired on ESPN, which , since 2019, is also broadcasting [...]

DAZN premieres its first original film in Brazil

After having released the series Saudade, Sem Filtro: Flamengo and the recently announced De Volta: Vasco, the sports OTT announced that it will launch its first original film in Brazil, which will also be titled Sem Filtro: Flamengo, but will be focused from a different point of view than the series. ‘Sem Filtro: Flamengo’ had [...]

Fanatiz now available in Puerto Rico

The sports OTT platform Fanatiz announced its local availability at Puerto Rico, bringing popular football leagues matches from South America and Europe closer to its fans at a USD 7.99 monthly subscription. Football fans in Puerto Rico can catch all their favourite football programming on any device visiting the platforms web version. Football and its [...]

Conmebol names Stats Perform as official data partner

Conmebol has ran a new partnership agreement with Stats Perform, the revolutionary leader in sports AI and data, as its official data provider. The four-year deal will see Stats Perform exclusively collect and manage data from the most important competitions in Latin America, including Copa Conmebol America, Conmebol Libertadores, Conmebol Sudamericana and Conmebol Recopa. Through [...]

El VAR llega también al fútbol uruguayo

La tecnología del VAR (Video Assistant Referee), que recientemente se sumó al fútbol paraguayo, también hará su debut en Uruguay mañana, en la Final que disputarán los equipos Peñarol y Nacional en el Estadio Centenario de Montevideo. El sistema ya fue utilizado en el país en partidos por Copa Sudamericana y Copa Libertadores, y en [...]

Mediapro fue host broadcaster de la final de la Copa Conmebol Libertadores

Mediapro fue seleccionado como host broadcaster para la producción y distribución de la señal de la última final de la Copa Conmebol Libertadores, que se celebró este sábado 23 de noviembre en el Estadio Monumental de Lima, Perú, con el enfrentamiento entre los clubes Flamengo (Brasil) y River Plate (Argentina). Para la cobertura del evento [...]

Mediapro implementará la tecnología del VAR en el fútbol de Paraguay

La compañía española Mediapro concretó un acuerdo con la Asociación Paraguaya de Fútbol (APF) para implementar la tecnología del VAR (acrónimo del denominado Video Assistant Referee), en los partidos de la Primera División del fútbol profesional paraguayo (también llamada División Honor), para las temporadas 2020, 2021 y 2022.  El Consejo Ejecutivo de la Asociación Paraguaya [...]