Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Heads Up on BT Sport’s remote production of the FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Chelsea

The Heads Up FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Chelsea, which took place last weekend (Saturday 1 August) and saw the Gunners defeat their London rivals 2-1, was produced remotely by BT Sport. BT Sport was the host broadcaster for Saturday’s match, which was dedicated to the nation’s mental health. The competition was also broadcast […]  More

LA Football Club returns to Major League Soccer with big plans for fan engagement using Grabyo

As Major League Soccer (MLS) has returned to action with the MLS is Back tournament, Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) has begun delivering new innovative video experiences for fans to connect with the club after soccer’s hiatus. Using Grabyo, a leading cloud video platform, LAFC is producing and delivering live and real-time video content to […]  More

AS Saint-Etienne football club launches OTT TV platform with On Rewind during lockdown

Ligue 1 football club AS Saint-Etienne launched a new OTT platform called ASSE TV during lockdown. A subscription-based service, ASSE TV allows club fans to see matches, historical games, magazine programmes and interviews, documentaries and previously unseen behind-the-scenes images. The launch of ASSE TV means Saint-Etienne is one of the first clubs in Ligue 1 […]  More

beIN Sports and MediaPro US on streamlining workflows for recycled content during lockdown

With the cessation of live sports around the world, dedicated channels and production companies have scrambled to create new programmes from repurposed content. This has placed renewed value on media asset management (MAM) systems, storage and multi-faceted collaborative workflows that have been implemented to generate revenue and satisfy viewers pent-up demand for sports content. In […]  More