FIFA media Rights
FIFA has opened its tenders for media rights to the Women’s World Cup France 2019™ as well as the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup, the FIFA U-20 World Cup, and the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.
These media rights will cover TV, internet, mobile and radio transmissions, in Angola, Benin Republic, Botswana and Burkina Faso.
The tenders are also opened to Burundi , Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo-Brazzaville, Côte d’Ivoire , Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Swatini, And Ethiopia.
Gabon , Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Kenya , Lesotho, Liberia and Madagascar. Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, and São Tomé & Príncipe can also bid.
Tenders are also expected from Senegal, Seychelles,Sierra Leone , South Africa, Tanzania, Togo , Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
This tender process will allow FIFA to select the media companies that are best placed to secure the required transmission commitments and to achieve FIFA’s objectives of reaching the widest possible audience and providing a high-quality viewing experience for fans.
Media companies or organisations wishing to participate in the tender process can request the ITT by email from Sub-Sahara-Media-Rights@fifa.org. Requests must specify the name of the company and the job title and name of the representative responsible for the tender process.
Following a question-and-answer period on the 1st of April 2019, submissions to FIFA must be received by the 2nd of April 2019.
Through the sale of media rights for its football tournaments, FIFA generates income to support and develop football worldwide through the FIFA Forward Football Development Programme.