Published: 11.23 Europe/London, May 12, 2011

Canal+ has secured the rights to Polandís premier football league Ekstraklasa for 2011-14.

Although the rights will also be sub-licensed to the Polsat Group and Eurosport, local media reports suggest that the agreement with Canal+ could be terminated after a year should Ekstraklasa go ahead with plans to launch its own football channel.

Although no price has been reported, Canal+ is known to have paid PLN360 million (Ä91.8 million) for the rights for the period 2008-11.