DECRYPTION – The LFP disputes the channel’s right to return its matches. But it has no negotiating leverage.
From December 18, Vincent Labrune, the president of the Professional Football League (LFP), warned the club bosses. The Mediapro fiasco was only the first half of the game. The second would be longer and more violent still. He did not think so well … The pressure is now maximum on the French round ball: Canal + has decided to make its matches acquired 330 million euros and is now calling for a new call for tenders covering all TV rights of Ligue 1.
For the encrypted channel, the maneuver has obvious advantages. It would lower its bill as much as possible, since competitors are conspicuous by their absence. But it would also be the perfect opportunity to strengthen your game on the air. “Canal + probably wants to recover its historic meeting, namely the Ligue 1 match on Sunday evening, today on Téléfoot. And also resume the Saturday meeting at 5 pm ”, analyzes a good expert on the file. “By giving back
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