Football Ligue 1 – TV: Amazon and the L1, a first secret unveiled

Football Ligue 1 – TV: Amazon and the L1, a first secret unveiled
Football Ligue 1 – TV: Amazon and the L1, a first secret unveiled

As of August, 80% of Ligue 1 matches will be broadcast by Amazon, which has recovered the rights vacated by Mediapro.

While waiting to know which Canal + or BeInSports will broadcast the other Ligue 1 matches, the Amazon group is quietly preparing for the resumption of the season. The e-commerce giant, which broadcast the Roland Garros night sessions this spring, is currently setting up its editorial staff and technical teams to be operational in a month and a half. To believe the insider

, a first face emerges to embody Ligue 1 on Prime Video at the start of the school year. This is Thibault Le Rol, formerly of BeInSports who was showing at the Sunday afternoon multiplex on Téléfoot, before the Mediapro channel collapsed.

Amazon seduced by Thibault Le Rol

“He impressed the Amazon board with his work on RGSurPrime: Thibault Le Rol will be one of the faces of PrimeVideo’s future Ligue 1 channel” launched the journalist, for whom the ex-journalist of BeInSports and Téléfoot will therefore find the French Ligue 1 championship for his greatest happiness. It remains to be seen whether other journalists from the Téléfoot editorial staff, many of them on the floor since the start of 2021, will also be contacted by Téléfoot. There should also be movement on Canal +, which will no longer need as many journalists and consultants with only 20% of the matches broadcast on its antennas. Benoît Cheyrou or Christophe Jallet, former Téléfoot, had been asked for freelance work on Canal + at the end of the season and could be contacted by Amazon. As for players and coaches, the transfer window for journalists and sports consultants will be hot this summer …


Football Ligue Amazon secret unveiled

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