beIN Sports 1 launches on SkyCable
April 17, 2014
beIN Sports 1 will broadcast an extensive bouquet of live football all year round, featuring the Barclays Premier League, the Italian Serie A, Bundesliga, French Ligue 1, Scottish Professional Football League, Major League Soccer (MLS), the Brazilian national league (Paulistao & Brasileirão), the English Football League Championship, and major cup tournaments such as the FA Cup, Coppa Italia and the Coupe de la Ligue, as well as National team friendlies including the England and Italy sides. Fans can also look forward to club content such as Arsenal Football Club, Liverpool TV and Spurs TV, the Milan Channel as well as top football magazine shows.
Nasser Al Khelaifi, Chairman of beIN Sports Asia, commented: “We’re very pleased to expand our presence in the Philippines and continue our growth in this market with SkyCable with the launch of the beIN Sports 1 channel. With the added sports programming covering the best football leagues under the beIN Sports brand, we believe we are in the great position to grow the football viewing audience in this market.”