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Canal Plus set to recoup Tokyo 2020 outlay in France with Eurosport deal

TOKYO, JAPAN - MARCH 12: Tokyo 2020 mascots Miraitowa (L) and Someity (R) attend the Tokyo 2020 caravan bus departure event at the Panasonic Center Tokyo on March 12, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

French pay-television broadcaster Canal Plus is set to recoup its outlay on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic rights in a deal with Discovery-owned Eurosport, SportBusiness Media understands.

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