Shaw to add beIN Sports to satellite line-up

DetailsGabriel Miramar-Garcia | 12 February 2015

BeIN SPORTS has announced a distribution partnership with satellite provider Shaw Direct in Canada.

The Al Jazeera company provides live games, original sports programming, news and highlight shows, including comprehensive coverage of football leagues including Spain's La Liga, Italy's Serie A, France's Ligue 1, England's Football Championship and the 2015 Copa America tournament, along with other international sporting events such as rugby and motorsports.

"We are excited to bring Canadian sports fans the best live sporting action from around the globe along with all the highlights and expert analysis," said Yousef Al-Obaidliy, deputy CEO of beIN Media Group. "With beIN SPORTS' premium international sporting content, Shaw Direct customers can rely on us to deliver the highest quality coverage presented in a dynamic and relevant manner."