TelevisaUnivision has also secured the broadcasting rights for International Friendlies soccer matches in the United States, extending its agreement until 2028. This deal grants the media conglomerate comprehensive coverage options, including live matches, match highlights, previews, and post-game analysis. All the action is slated across multiple platforms, from traditional linear TV networks to mobile apps and OTT services.
In addition to the 2024 rights, TelevisaUnivision has secured the Spanish-language rights for the UEFA Euro 2028 Qualifiers. The acquisition means several qualifying matches for the 2028 tournament are expected to be aired live on the network's TV, mobile and web platforms throughout the broadcast agreement.
TelevisaUnivision has obtained American TV and streaming rights to the UEFA Super Cup. From 2024 to 2027, the Spanish-language network is dedicated to airing the annual fixture live on its various platforms, with related shows and highlights offered as part of the coverage.
The Spanish-language rights to the UEFA Europa League in the U.S. are also part of TelevisaUnivision's three-year, $225 million deal for the 2024-2027 period. Alongside live matches, the agreement includes broadcast rights for match highlights, previews, and post-match shows. These may be available on various platforms, including linear TV networks, mobile apps, and OTT services. This extensive media package was brokered by the sports media company Relevent Sports Group.
TelevisaUnivision has clinched the Spanish-language broadcasting rights for the UEFA Champions League in the United States, a deal from 2024 to 2027 valued at $225 million. The comprehensive package encompasses live matches, match highlights, previews, and post-match shows. Content is anticipated to be distributed on linear TV networks, mobile apps, and OTT platforms.
TelevisaUnivision has announced an exclusive partnership with Liga MX to bring the commercial rights of the Liga MX Femenil, the Mexican Women's League, to the United States market. As part of the agreement, TelevisaUnivision will provide a platform for brands to connect with the Liga MX Femenil's fan base through various media channels, including broadcasting games and offering marketing opportunities. This partnership further expands TelevisaUnivision's commitment to promoting women's soccer and engaging with the U.S. Hispanic audience.
Spanish-language broadcaster TelevisaUnivision has secured the rights to air Leagues Cup games live in the USA. The Leagues Cup, which features teams from Liga MX and Major League Soccer, is showcased on TelevisaUnivision's linear and digital platform. Coverage includes the highly anticipated Leagues Cup Final. With 47 teams participating from both leagues, TelevisaUnivision aims to bring the excitement of this cross-border competition to a wide range of audiences. Additionally, matches may be streamed on TUDN's streaming service and mobile apps.
Spanish-language media company TelevisaUnivision has acquired U.S. rights to the Mexican Liga MX. As part of its extensive coverage of the Mexican top division, the broadcaster has agreed to stream multiple matches live on its streaming platform ViX, in the USA. Live telecasts are expected on the company’s linear networks as well, throughout the period of the deal.
TelevisaUnivision has secured exclusive rights to the Liga de Expansión MX in USA in a six-year deal that runs from 2020 to 2026. Linear network TUDN has added live Liga de Expansión MX matches to its live telecasts, while TUDN Radio has been assigned live commentary.
As part of a round of South America football league contract finalization, TelevisaUnivision has added select matches from LIGA 1 Perú to its streaming platform. TelevisaUnivision's coverage of the Peruvian league features notable teams like Alianza Lima, Sporting Cristal, and Universitario, among others. In the past, games from the Peruvian league were mainly available through DirecTV's Perú Magico channel. With this arrangement, live LIGA 1 Perú may be streamed on the subscription OTT platform ViX.
TelevisaUnivision has acquired streaming rights to select matches from Colombia's Categoría Primera A soccer league. The exposure of teams like Junior F.C., Independiente Medellin, and Independiente Santa Fe is expected to increase the league's accessibility in the United States and attract new audiences through continuous live action. Colombia's Primera A live matches were previously available exclusively on the streaming service Fanatiz and via the RCN Nuestra Tele channel.
TelevisaUnivision has secured Spanish-language media rights to the 2023 and 2025 CONCACAF Gold Cup editions. This adds both editions of the continental tournament to the giant broadcaster’s long list of soccer competitions, with live matches on its multiple platforms across USA.
TelevisaUnivision has secured exclusive Spanish-language broadcast rights on American television for the CONMEBOL Copa America 2024. The international tournament, set to be hosted in the United States, includes all 10 CONMEBOL national teams and 6 guest teams from CONCACAF. TelevisaUnivision plans to air every Copa America 2024 match live, offering viewers a total of 32 games in Spanish across its array of linear and streaming platforms, including its mobile apps and subscription OTT platform ViX.
TUDN has agreed on a three-year extension deal with UEFA for U.S. rights to the Europa League. The TelevisaUnivision-owned Spanish-language network is set to telecast live Europa League matches throughout the period of the deal. This comes as part of the broadcaster’s aim to bolster its soccer coverage in the USA with major UEFA club competitions across its various outlets, including TUDNxtra, the TUDN app, and streaming service.
TelevisaUnivision has secured Spanish-speaking rights for the UEFA Champions League in USA. The broadcaster’s family of networks has opted to air live matches from the competition every season, from the group stage to the Final. Live Champions League matches in the USA will be televised on Univision, UniMás, TUDN, and Galavisión. Both live and on-demand streaming will be available on digital platforms, including TUDN App. All broadcasts are set to be in high definition. Throughout the period of the deal, Champions League highlights and auxiliary shows are expected to be aired to supplement the coverage.
TelevisaUnivision has acquired the Spanish-language broadcast rights to the UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers. The deal broadens the network's existing soccer coverage in the United States and is expected to include many live matches on various TelevisaUnivision platforms, including mobile apps and web streaming outlets.
Spanish-language media company TelevisaUnivision has secured a multi-year deal for the U.S. broadcast rights of the Brasileirão Championship. Streaming service ViX has agreed to air every Brazilian Série A match live, with multilanguage support.
TelevisaUnivision has secured broadcast and digital rights for Argentina’s Primera División following a multi-year deal. Following an arrangement with Fanatiz, the broadcaster has agreed to stream matches from the Primera División live, including playoff ties and the annual Supercopa.
Streaming service ViX has obtained live streaming rights to the LIGA 1 Perú. This means that live games from the Peruvian top soccer division will be available to watch in USA throughout the 2022 season, on multiple streaming platforms. This comes as parent company TelevisaUnivision seeks to strengthen its coverage of South American soccer leagues in the U.S.
TelevisaUnivision has added the Colombia Categoría Primera A to its list of South American soccer leagues with live coverage. Live Categoría Primera A matches for the 2022 season have been included in the catalog of the broadcaster’s streaming service ViX, in USA.