If Canal + announced « Withdraw from Ligue 1 » on June 11, the encrypted channel extended other broadcasting rights elsewhere. Already holder of the rights to the Premier League for the period 2019-2022, the Canal + group announced on Wednesday that it had renewed its contract for the 2022-2025 cycle.
Until 2022, the encrypted channel co-broadcasts all the meetings with RMC Sport, following an agreement allowing it to share the bill of 100 million euros per season. Will the two groups repeat the operation for this new contract, the amount of which is not yet known?
« We are particularly pleased to have acquired the exclusive Premier League broadcasting rights for Canal +, for three additional seasons, reacted Maxime Saada, the president of Canal + by press release. It is above all a great pleasure for our subscribers who greatly approve of this Championship. They will thus enjoy, until 2025, an exceptional spectacle, with some of the biggest clubs and players on the planet, on all their screens. From the start of the school year, the Premier League will be backed by the two most beautiful posters of each day of the Champions League, the most beautiful meeting of the Europa League, as well as the Top 14, Formula 1, or the MotoGP, broadcast in full on Canal +. » Regarding the Europa League poster, it will also be broadcast in clear on W9 from the start of the school year.