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2012-15 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League media rights announced in Sub-Saharan Africa

066 - CANAL+ AFRIQUE awarded French language media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa
Published: Wednesday 14 December 2011, 14.09CET

UEFA today announced the award of the 2012-15 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League French language media rights in Sub-Saharan Africa to CANAL+ AFRIQUE.

Pay operator CANAL+ AFRIQUE will offer comprehensive coverage of UEFA Champions League in the French language with two live matches as well as a highlights programme being broadcast each matchnight.

French speaking football fans in Africa will also be able to watch at least two UEFA Europa League live matches per matchweek throughout the early stages of the competition and at least one match per matchweek from the quarter-finals onwards. In addition, a highlights programme will also be available every matchweek.

The live matches will also be shown via the partner website www.canalplus-afrique.com, and on mobile.

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