Brazil’s SBT Network Negotiates Free-TV Broadcasts of Copa Libertadores Until 2022

Negotiations with SBT are expected to be completed by the end of this week. The Libertadores tournament will restart next Tuesday, after six months suspension.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Copa Libertadores broadcast could be about to gain a new venue: SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) founded and owned by Bolsonaro ally, Silvio Santos. The station is about to close a deal with the CONMEBOL (South American Football Confederation) to air the South American championship on free-to-air TV until 2022, covering the next three editions of the soccer tournament.

SBT denies that the deal . . .

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