Articles Tagged ‘2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil’
The CBC reports that an average of 4.9 million tuned into the final game on Sunday, making it the most watched match in Canadian World Cup history.
Almost 3 million people tuned in to Saturday’s match, with audiences for all games tracking 60% higher than in 2010.
The broadcaster is bringing giant video walls and soccer-themed activities to the Toronto mall so fans can watch the FIFA World Cup together.
As the economy accelerates, global media company revenues are expected to hit $521.6 billion, driven by growth of digital and major sporting events such as the Olympics.
The deal makes the sports channel a licensed broadcaster of the 2014 World Cup Brazil, and will see it air 18 live matches.
The sub-licensing deal makes the sports station a licensed broadcaster of the 2014 World Cup Brazil, and lets it broadcast soccer events to which the CBC has rights.