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Concacaf believes its multi-event deal with Flow Sports will lead to “evolution on and off the field” for Caribbean football, as local clubs will have a consistent broadcast platform upon which to commercialise their operations

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) last month agreed a new deal with Fox Networks Group in Latin America for its club competitions, earning a decent increase.

Agency Lagardère Sports has paid a slight increase to acquire international rights to Concacaf events.

Distributing the commercial rights to next summer’s Copa América Centenario is a “great opportunity” for the IMG agency.

Interview with Ioris Francini, president of media and events, and Michael Mellor, head of football, IMG, on the agency’s deal for Copa América Centenario rights.

OTT sports streaming service DAZN has acquired rights in Spain to the remainder of the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup national team football tournament

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) has appointed Heidi Pellerano as its new chief commercial officer, in a role that will oversee departments including…

Canadian pay-television sports broadcaster TSN has signed a multi-year rights deal with the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf).

Pay-television broadcaster Fox Sports Latin America has extended a rights agreement with the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf).

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The contract for the unsold commercial rights to next year’s centenary edition of the Copa América represents an opportunity for sports-rights agencies to build relationships with the two governing bodies of football in the Americas.

The centenary version of the Copa América, which will take place in the US in June 2016, looks likely to earn at least twice as much in media rights income as the 2015 Copa América.