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BeIN fights back against beoutQ, and calls for rights-holder support

BARCELONA, SPAIN - OCTOBER 19: UEFA Champions League Television microphone for French TV broadcast network beIN Sports during the UEFA Champions League match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City FC at Camp Nou on October 19, 2016 in Barcelona, . (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

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