DIRECTV to offer Euro-American Supercup as multiscreen stream

DetailsJuan Fernandez Gonzalez | 11 March 2015

The winner of South American football cup, Argentina's River Plate, and the winner of the European League, Spain's Sevilla, will face each other in the Euro-American Supercup, an event organised by DIRECTV which is to be broadcast by the network on TVs and connected devices.

riversevillaOn Thursday 26 March at Chile's Estadio Monumental, the teams will compete in the third edition of the Euro-American Supercup, a tournament which has seen Atlťtico de Madrid and Fiorentina visiting Latin America in previous editions.

The match will be broadcast for regular TV on DIRECTV Sports, for connected devices on DIRECTV Play, and for mobile devices through DIRECTV's Sports App.

Sevilla are returning to Latin America through DIRECTV, as the Spanish team participated in the first edition of the Copa Euroamericana, which was played in Chile, Colombia and Ecuador.

"In our vision of getting football from both continents closer to the American audience, we are very proud of organising such a tournament now," commented Alfonso NoŠin, director of the Euro-American Supercup