Category: OTT / VOD

Amazon Prime Video launches trailer and announces premiere date for ‘El Presidente’

Amazon Prime Video released the official trailer for El Presidente, its new original production set in different countries in Latin America, Europe and the US, which will be released globally on Friday June 5th and will focus on the corruption acts made on the FIFA Gate, in 2015.  The series explores the sports event that [...]

Amazon Prime Video to launch a new Chivas series

Amaury Vergara, President of the Guadalajara Sports Club, better known as Las Chivas, announced that Amazon is filming a documentary series based on the Mexican football club, which will be part of the Amazon Prime Video catalog. Last February, the OTT released Tudo ou Nada: Seleção Brasileira, its first original production in Brazil, starred by [...]

Netflix premieres ‘Matchday’, Barcelona FC’s documentary series, in Canada and Latin America

Netflix announced the premiere of Matchday in Canada, in addition to Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and other Latin American countries. The documentary series, created by Barça Studios, lasts eight 45-minute episodes and includes unpublished images of the FC Barcelona players daily lives. The series focuses on eight football matches considered key that [...]

Montecable dabbles in eSports with FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies

Uruguayan pay TV operator Montecable broadcast this weekend (April 24th and 25th) the FIFA eNations StayAndPlay eFriendlies eSports event, exclusively for the country, through its HD Events channel and its MCGoLive platform, recently released on Android TV. The event consisted of a live online football world cup, organized by FIFA, in which 43 football teams [...]

Estudiantes Play records 32 thousand downloads in six months and adds new section

Six months after its launch, made on October 23rd, Estudiantes Play, the Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata SVOD OTT, recorded more than 32 thousand downloads on iOS and Android devices, and its contents were displayed on 93 countries, including the US, Spain, Brazil, Uruguay, Chile, India, Estonia, Nigeria and others. As reported by [...]

TyC Sports to be the official BLAST Premier CS: GO broadcaster in Latin America

With the aim of going on with the development of its e-sports strategy in Argentina and Latin America, TyC Sports officially announced that it will broadcast the BLAST Premier CS: GO, the professional Counter Strike league, after running a partnership agreement with BLAST. The agreement includes the live broadcast on the OTT TyC Sports Play [...]

Turner wants to negotiate TV broadcasting rights with football clubs in Brazil again

Turner sent a notification to the Palmeiras, Internacional, Bahia, Ceara, Coritiba, Fortaleza, Athletico Paranaense and Santos clubs on April 3rd, with which it has ran an agreement to broadcast its matches in the Brazilian professional championship (Brasileirão), for this year, in order to renegotiate the deal. As officially reported in the local newspaper Estadão, Turner [...]

DAZN may withhold rights fee payments due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As reported by various specialized websites, he global sports OTT DAZN is expected to inform global rights holders that it will not make its next rights fee payments for any content that has not been delivered due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. With this decision, the platform adopts a similar measure to Globo, who announced [...]

Racing Play, Argentine’s Racing Club SVOD OTT, offers all its contents for free due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Racing Play, the recently launched SVOD OTT of the Argentine football club Racing Club, announced that, in order to entertain its members during the mandatory quarantine that is taking place in several countries to stop the advance of Coronavirus, it decided to offer its contents for free, for a 30-day period. The measure is effective [...]