BeIN Sports, LFP close in on French football channel deal

Lille OSC celebrate winning League 1. They will play in fewer games when attempting to repeat the feat in 2023-24. (Photo by Sylvain Lefevre/Getty Images)etty Images)

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports is close to agreeing a deal with the French Professional Football League (LFP) to launch a channel dedicated to the top two tiers, starting from next season.