The Canal+ Group has confirmed that for the FIFA World Cup 2010, it is launching the Canal+ 3D channel, showing a number of games from the tournament in the format. Overall, the service will show some 10 matches, with Canal+ showing four, and TF1 five, including the opening match between South Africa and Mexico and the Final. All games will be also be shown 'as live' by of Canal +, which owns the rights to all matches.
Once the tournament is over, Canal + 3D will continue to offer regular programmes in 3D (cinema, entertainment, magazines, sports, etc.), gradually enriching its programming as the production volume in 3D is developed.