The new era of televised football in Italy was born in August: Serie A entirely on Dazn, the Coppa Italia passed to Mediaset, the landing of Amazon with an exclusive fragment of the Champions League, three networks on Serie B, the best of football international on Sky between championships and cups.
RAI. After the record ratings scored with the Europeans, only the national team remains on state television after the loss of the Coppa Italia which an excellent audience guaranteed. The Azzurri are back on Raiuno as early as September 2 against Bulgaria, on the 5th they face Switzerland, on the 8th Lithuania for the world qualifiers while the Nations League semifinal against Spain is set for 6 October.
MEDIASET. After having touched it previously, Mediaset has won the Italian Cup: 42 games, it starts on Sunday 8 August, always in the air on Canale 5, Italia Uno and Canale 20. The Champions League is still on Canale 5 every Tuesday evening, in to tell it will probably be Massimo Callegari considering the dispute born with Pierluigi Pardo.
SKY. Fresh from the European data with the usual quality, pay TV shows up at the starting blocks with many games as it has lost most of Serie A (three remaining matches, Saturday evening, Sunday lunch and Monday evening), confirmed the Premier League (starts on 13 August) and the Bundesliga (from 13 August) while he snatched Ligue1 from the competition (starting on 8 August) and secured Serie B (from 21 August). Prices: for all Sky Calcio subscribers the cost of this package is zeroed until September 30th, from October 1st you pay 5 euros. .
DAZN. The platform that broadcasts in streaming boasts all the Serie A matches of the season, hosts the newcomers Giorgia Rossi and Marco Cattaneo while the symbol of the group is always Diletta Leotta, ready to introduce the main matches of the weekend from the field. In the commentary, the new entry is Massimo Ambrosini from Sky as well as the newcomers Pazzini, Montolivo, Matri. Buffering permitting, it is bound to dominate the scene. Despite attempts to steal it from him, Dazn also confirmed the coveted Spanish Liga to which he added Serie B, the FA Cup, the English Championship and the Copa Libertadores. New are the Europa League and the best of the Conference Cup. Price: 19 euros and 99 for subscribers by 28 July.
AMAZON. A lot of curiosity about Amazon’s entry into football: on its platform it will exclusively broadcast the best Wednesday night match. It should be narrated – it is not yet official – Sandro Piccinini, flanked by Massimo Ambrosini as a columnist and with Giulia Mizzoni in the studio. Price: 3 euros and 99 per month, 36 euros per year.
INFINITY PLUS. The Champions League stands out on the new Mediaset platform. Price, 7 euros and 99 cents per month.
ELEVEN SPORTS. The platform that streamed Copa America also owns the C series rights this year.
HELBIZ. The arrival in football of Helbiz, the scooter company, arouses curiosity: it will broadcast the whole series B, hostess Carolina Stramare. The App will also be available from early August on Amazon Prime, Apple TV and Samsung TV. The price is linked in some cases to the use of scooters, between the figures 5 euros and 99 cents per month, 49 euros and 99 per season.
TIMVISION. It is the new home of football: it contemplates Dazn and Infinity Plus with their European championships and cups. Price: 19 euros and 99 cents per month, payable from 1st September.
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