Ligue 1

Rising sports broadcaster Viacom 18 has secured rights in India for French Ligue 1 football

BeIN Sports has taken efforts to scale down its United States operation following the decision to sell its regional LaLiga rights back to the Spanish league in the summer, with a number of staff in front…

China Mobile Migu has acquired streaming rights in China for French Ligue 1 football in a three-year deal, from 2021-22 to 2023-24

Romanian pay-television broadcaster Digi Sport has retained its rights to French football’s Ligue 1 until the end of the 2023-24 season.

OneFootball, the football-focused media platform, has signed its first editorial content deal with a professional league in a tie-up with France’s Professional Football League (LFP).

American investment firm RedBird Capital Partners is in exclusive talks to acquire an 85-per-cent stake in French soccer club Toulouse FC

French Ligue 1 clubs have agreed to an equal division of the increase in annual media-rights revenue they will receive during the 2020-24 cycle. The top-tier clubs will earn nearly €1.2bn ($1.3

The French Professional League (LFP), the governing body for the top two tiers of football in France, has reported that its clubs generated record revenues of almost €3bn ($3.3bn) in the 2018-19 season.

GACP Sports, a subsidiary of Miami-based private equity firm General American Capital Partners (GACP), has sold its stake in Ligue 1 club FC Girondins de Bordeaux to co-investor King Street Capital Management.

Satellite operator Arabsat has branded comments made by a group of major rights-holders as “irresponsible” and “disgraceful” about its alleged role in the Saudi Arabian pirate channel beoutQ dispute. Ara

British petrochemicals company Ineos has completed a takeover of French Ligue 1 football club OGC Nice on Monday, with owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe, Britain's richest man, pledging to establish the club as…

French football league Ligue 1 has signed Chinese former world sprint swimming champion Ning Zetao as a sporting ambassador

The European club football market is now worth a record £25.1bn (€28.5bn/$31.7b

Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) has hired Elevate Sports Ventures to support the North American media rights, sponsorship and ticket sales of its new summer tournament in the United States, the EA …

Ligue 1 is looking to expand its reach and seek new business opportunities in the United States by hosting a four-team, preseason friendly tournament at Audi Field this summer

A Chinese-American group of investors will fully take over as owners of French Ligue 1 side OGC Nice at the end of the season

General American Capital Partners, the American investment fund, has completed a $114m (€100m) takeover of Ligue 1 club Bordeaux.