The cost of television rights to the presentation of the qualifying matches of the UEFA European football championship in 2016 And the final tournament was significantly higher in comparison with the previous championship. About This journalist said sports Minister Vitaly Mutko.
before the Russian media data, according to which «1st channel» And VGTRK not have the opportunity to come to a common opinion with UEFA about the conditions of the broadcasts of the matches of the qualifying round of the European championship in 2016.
«I like most Russian fans concerned that until now no consensus about the show matches in qualifying for EURO 2016 on Russian TV,» said Mutko.- This is due to the commercial side of the business. UEFA has now a new partner, which put the national football federations certain financial rules. In the current year qualifying Matches for UEFA Euro 2016 And himself finals are single TV product. This partner from the first steps desires immediately And earn a lot. And appointed the price is much higher than often. Our channels are not willing to pay for football such a lot of money».
in October 2012, the UEFA Executive Committee in St. Petersburg tender for the implementation of the TV rights to the presentation of the football matches of EURO 2016 won the American Company CAA Eleven. First sale rights himself UEFA.
«At the present time are difficult dialogues,» continued the Minister of sport.- We know how the road TV rights to football in the European Union And in the world. In Russia This sport is literally a different cost. The company, which sells rights not want to delve into our situation And to reduce the price. On the First day of the week I know more about the process of these negotiations And will try to somehow contribute to their successful completion. The matches of the European championship should be on display. Moreover, the RFU some time ago, like all other countries, civilized sold all rights».
first chief Directorate of sports broadcasting VGTRK Alexander Tasin told that the television channel «Russia-1″ plans to broadcast all away games of the Russian team, apart from a meeting in Vienna with the Austrian national team, which will be held on fifteen November — it will show «1st channel». And «1st channel», for its part, will broadcast all home games of the national team of the Russian Federation, in addition to the tournament in Khimki with a team of Liechtenstein 8 September — it will show «Russia-1″.
in qualifying European championship 2016 team Russia will play against teams of Sweden (October 9, on the road, September 5, 2015 — house), Montenegro (March 27, 2015 — away October 12, 2015 — house), Austria (November 15 — on the road, June 14, 2015 — house), Moldova (October 12, at home, October 9, 2015 — away) And Liechtenstein (8 September — house, September 8, 2015 — away)
- VGTRK and 1st channel will show Euro 2016 and the qualifying matches of the national team of the Russian Federation for the tournament
- The chance that Russian citizens will not see the qualifying matches of the football team for EURO 2016, is negligible
- Russia 1 will show the away matches of the national team of Russia on football in qualifying for EURO 2016
- A Belgian judge, sГ©bastien Deliverer will serve the match between Russia and Liechtenstein
- VGTRK will show all the matches of the qualifying tournament of European football championship 2016