Orange Finalizes Deal For Ligue 1 And Ligue 2 Mobile, Tablet Rights
Telecom company Orange has finalized a deal for Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 mobile and tablet rights, according to BUSINESSMOBILE.fr. On the two devices, Orange will stream all Ligue 1 matches, "the best match-ups of Ligue 2," and summaries of each championship day from both leagues. The new deal will expire in June '16 (BUSINESSMOBILE.fr, 7/11). Terms of the deal were not disclosed but on June 27, Ligue de Football Professionnel President Frédéric Thiriez had said the LFP would receive €25M ($30.7M) from Orange for the Ligue 1 mobile rights (L'EQUIPE, 6/27).