Vivicast Media has sealed a multiyear distribution agreement with beIN Sports USA.
Vivicast Media, which represents a host of channels and a library of 4K programming, will offer the sports broadcaster to traditional MVPDs across the U.S., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The channel will be made available with English and Spanish-language feeds. beIN Sports USA has the rights to a range of sporting events, including the Copa Libertadores, La Liga, Ligue 1 and Africa Cup of Nations. Platforms can deliver beIN Sports USA with enhanced capabilities for subscribers, such as in-home streaming, start-over and remote DVR storage.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome beIN Sports USA and their unparalleled lineup of popular global sporting events to Vivicast’s entertainment roster,” said Anna White, VP of programming for Vivicast Media. “beIN Sports offers our operators the high energy and variety of sports that today’s video system providers need to differentiate themselves in a highly competitive and diverse marketplace.”
“Vivicast Media is an exceptional partner and a trusted aggregator to the country’s leading video operators,” added Antonio Briceño, deputy managing director of beIN Sports USA and Canada. “We look forward to working together in making beIN Sports USA a sports programming staple for Vivicast Media members and their subscribers.”