FOX International Channels Latin America And CONCACAF Ink Broadcast Deal
CONCACAF has signed a five-year deal with Fox Int'l Channels Latin America to broadcast the CONCACAF Champions League. The deal commences with the '12-13 championship, which starts on July 31 and gives Fox Sports exclusive rights in Latin America, including both pay-TV and the digital platforms throughout the region. Additionally, in Mexico and South America, FOX Sports will have total exclusivity as the rights in these territories also include free-TV. Through its multimedia platform that consists of FOX Sports, FOX Sports+, their HD versions and FoxSportsla.com, FOX Sports will broadcast more than 40 games. It will also provide enhanced coverage on its shows such as Central FOX and La Última Palabra (The Last Word), and through a weekly CONCACAF Champions League highlight show (CONCACAF).