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Sport1 Acquires U.S. Sports TV Rights From Folding Channel ESPN America
Published July 31, 2013
SPORTDIGITAL DEALS: DIGITALFERNSEHEN reported German pay-TV channel sportdigital, which was also interested in acquiring ESPN America's U.S. sports rights, "has signed deals with the Argentine Primera División, the English League Championship and the Capital One Cup, the English league cup." In addition, sportdigital will air a new magazine show called "Football's Greatest Series," which will profile the world's top 10 national teams and the best 16 club teams during their glory days (DIGITALFERNSEHEN, 7/30).