Conciliator appointed in bid to resolve beIN-Canal Plus-LFP legal wrangle

Ligue 1 match ball ahead of Montpellier vs Monaco in January 2021 (Photo by Alexandre Dimou/Icon Sport via Getty Images)

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports has called on a conciliator in a bid to solve the bitter payment dispute that continues to engulf French football a week before the 2021-22 Ligue 1 season kicks off