Fox Sports Acquires Australian Broadcast Rights For La Liga, Serie A
Fox Sports has acquired exclusive Australian rights to broadcast the Spanish La Liga and Italian Serie A for the next two seasons. Fox Sports will broadcast two live matches each week with an additional two matches on delay from both leagues, starting with the Madrid and Turin derbies on Sunday. Former Australian national team player and current A-League Melbourne Heart coach John Aloisi, who was the first Australian to play in La Liga, the EPL and Serie A, has praised the broadcast deal. He said, "It is fantastic for Australian football fans to be able to enjoy two of the top club competitions in world football" (Fox Sports).