Fox Sports has picked up the Australian broadcast rights for La Liga and Serie A in a two-year deal, reports, www.sportspromedia.com/. Fox will broadcast two live matches each week and show a further two on delay from both the Spanish and Italian top tiers. They now hold the rights to Serie A, La Liga and the English Premier League.
Melbourne Heart coach John Aloisi, who was the first Australian to play and score in each of the three leagues said, "It is fantastic for Australian football fans to be able to enjoy two of the top club competitions in world football."
"Having played in Italy and Spain, I always keep a close eye on the competition and they are growing in popularity each year in Australia.
"I think football fans across Australia will welcome this broadcast deal."