UPC wins football rights

June 6, 2014 07.47 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

UPC Romania and its sister company Focus Sat have secured the rights to the Romanian football championship League 1 and the League Cup for the next five years.

According to Mediafax, this follows the recent signing of a distribution agreement with Intel Sky Broadcasting Ltd for the transmission of the TV channels Look and Look Plus.

Look Plus is currently known as Transilvania Live but has applied for a name change.

Both it Look have must-carry status, as granted by the National Audiovisual Council (CNA) in February this year.