FOX, Telemundo and CTV/TSN to Carry FIFA World Cup through 2026
DetailsGabriel Miramar-Garcia | 14 February 2015
FIFA has extended its media rights agreements in the United States and Canada for its tournaments up to and including the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
WOrldcupThese extensions give exclusive broadcast rights to FOX (English-language) and NBCUniversal's Telemundo (Spanish-language) in the United States, and CTV/TSN in Canada.
The extended agreements cover additional tournaments as well, including: FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023, FIFA U-20 World Cup 2023 and 2025, FIFA U-17 World Cup 2023 and 2025, FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2023 and 2025, FIFA Futsal World Cup 2024, FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2024 and 2026, FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2024 and 2026, and FIFA Confederations Cup 2025.
“These agreements guarantee wide distribution for FIFA tournaments across the US and Canada,” said FIFA director of TV Niclas Ericson. “Together, we will be able to further promote football in North America and build on the impressive interest shown by audiences in these major territories during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.”