EASTERN EUROPE’s PLANET SPORT, JOINS GROWING ROSTER OF LFL WORLDWIDE BROADCASTERS
(LOS ANGELES, CA.) Legends Football League (LFL) and Eastern European broadcaster, Planet Sport officials have announced a multi-year broadcast partnership that will place the LFL’s weekly broadcast of ‘LFL Football Night’, as well as LFL Films ancillary programming into millions of homes throughout Eastern Europe.
Eastern Europe has become a focus for the LFL as the league’s Chairman, Mitchell Mortaza met with broadcast officials and sports promoters in Warsaw and Moscow in Fall 2017. The LFL will also have a presence at MIPCOM Fall 2018 in Cannes, France, which will include Mortaza speaking on a sports television panel as well as meeting with new broadcast partners.
Planet Sport will begin broadcast of the LFL, July 2018 through September 2021. “The LFL has become of one sports’ television’s fastest-growing properties with its mixture of action, television viewer access, and beauty. We at Planet Sport are extremely excited to bring this rapidly evolving sport to Eastern Europe”, said Tilen Trotovsek, President, Plant Sport.
With this most recent broadcast partnership with Planet Sport, ‘LFL Football Night’ now reaches three hundred and thirty (335) television markets around the world.
“As we approach our tenth season of play, our primary focus has become television and digital distribution around the world. Planet Sport will introduce our sport to millions of fans in Eastern Europe, a market that is truly passionate about sports and the intensity of our game as well as our athletes will translate to Eastern European sports fans”, said Mitchell Mortaza, Chairman, Legends Football League, LLC.