beIN SPORT launches on Verizon FiOS


VerizonThe network, dedicated to live and exclusive coverage of the world’s best soccer and international sports, announced its launch on Verizon FiOS TV. Verizon added both beIN SPORT HD and beIN SPORT en Español HD to its FiOS TV lineup.

With beIN SPORT HD, FiOS TV customers can now see all the top soccer leagues and tournaments from Europe and South America, including Spain’s La Liga, Italy’s Serie A, France’s Ligue 1, South American World Cup Qualifiers and Copa America 2015. The network also carries the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team away games of the 2014 World Cup as well as international tennis, golf, volleyball, rugby, handball, motorsports and more.

Verizon will offer beIN SPORT on FiOS TV Channel 598 in its Ultimate HD package. The Spanish-language channel, beIN SPORT en Español HD, will be available on FiOS TV Channel 1598 in Verizon’s La Conexion and Spanish-language TV packages. The channels are available now to FiOS TV customers in Florida, Texas, California, and Pittsburgh, and will be available in all markets by mid-April.