FPT ‘pays huge fee increase’ for Vietnamese V.League football rights

Hoang Anh Gia Lai v Sydney FC, AFC Champions League, April 2022. (Photo by Minh Hoang/Getty Images)

Telco FPT is reported to have paid a huge fee increase to acquire Vietnamese domestic V.League football rights in a multi-year deal starting in 2023.

Local media reports this week said FPT had agreed a deal worth in the range of VND57bn ($2.3m/€2.3m) to VND60bn per season. The reports say this would represent an extraordinary, 20-fold increase in value compared to the current deal, with local agency Next Media, said to be worth around VND2bn per season.

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