beIN Sports (French TV channel)
beIN Sports France is a French network of sports channels owned by Qatari Sports Investments (an affiliate of beIN Media Group) and operated by Mediapro. It is the French version of the global sports network beIN Sports.
Logo of the network starting 1 January 2017.
|Launched||1 June 2012|
|Owned by||beIN Media Group|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Formerly called||Al Jazeera Sport (2012-2013)|
|Sister channel(s)||beIN Sports MENA|
beIN Sports USA
beIN Sports Canada
beIN Sports Australia
beIN Sports Spain
|Canalsat||beIN Sports 1 HD (139/570)|
beIN Sports 2 HD (140/571)
beIN Sports 3 HD (280)
Max 4-10 (281-287)
beIN Sports 1 SD (670)
beIN Sports 2 SD (671)
|beIN Sports Connect||connect|
2011 was the year which Al Jazeera Sport owned the rights of broadcasting some of the French league matches inside France and full marketing rights for the French league outside France.
Monday, 5 December 2011 UEFA announced on its website that Al Jazeera Sport awarded media rights in France for UEFA Champions League 2012-15.
According to the UEFA website, each season Al Jazeera Sport will broadcast 133 matches live across its television channels, internet and mobile services. The broadcaster has also committed to significant pre-match preview programming and highlights on both UEFA Champions League matchnights.
- Argentina: Primera División
- Europe: UEFA European Championship, UEFA European Under-21 Championship, UEFA Women's Champions League (PSG matches only, exclude final match)
- France: Ligue 1, Ligue 2, Trophée des Champions
- Germany: Bundesliga, DFB-Pokal, DFL-Supercup
- Italy: Serie A
- Spain: La Liga, Copa del Rey (exclude final match)
- United Kingdom: EFL Championship, EFL Cup, FA Community Shield, FA Cup
- Turkey: Süper Lig
- South America: Copa América
- Africa: CAF World Cup Qualifiers, Africa Cup of Nations, Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers, CAF Champions League
- 2018 World Cup, 2022 World Cup
- International Champions Cup
- Brasil Global Tour
- Europe: EHF Champions League, Women's EHF Champions League, European Men's Handball Championship, European Women's Handball Championship
- France: LNH Division 1, Coupe de la Ligue, Trophée des champions, Coupe de France, Coupe de France de handball féminin
- Germany: Handball-Bundesliga
- 2015 World Men's Handball Championship, 2017 World Men's Handball Championship
- 2015 World Women's Handball Championship, 2017 World Women's Handball Championship
- FINA Swimming World Cup
- Open de France de natation
- French Swimming Federation Golden Tour
- Championnats de France de natation
- "al-Jazeera Sport awarded media rights in Francez". UEFA. 5 December 2011. Retrieved 10 March 2019.