July 16, 2009

IMG have global right to sell NFL telecast rights

National Football League is one of the most popular games of America. It has also a global supports especially in European countries. The IMG Worldwide is the premier sports, entertainment and media company has secured the three years global right to sell will sell the local language television rights more than 231 countries of the world. IMG did not get to sell rights in local language only, but have the rights to represent global rights audio, in-flight, DVD, mobile and broadband also.


"The selection of IMG by the NFL, one of the most prestigious sports leagues in the world, is a reflection of the long standing, excellent relationship we have had with the league, and a recognition of their confidence in our ability to maximize the value of these much sought after assets," said Ted Forstmann, IMG Chairman and Chief Executive.

"We are pleased to partner with IMG to continue to grow our international distribution of NFL programming," said Steve Bornstein, NFL Executive Vice President, Media. "We are excited to deliver more games and content to NFL fans around the world."

This is not the first time of IMG in this sector. It also has signed with wiss Axpo Super League for media rights. I have contacted for three years too.