Spanish Language Sports App Launches

Telemundo Deportes EN VIVO Spanish Language App Launches On Connected TV Devices

  • by Malika Andrews
  • Published: May 16, 2017

Mordovia Arena, Saransk, Russia, where FIFA games will soon be televised on Telemundo's Spanish languge app.

(Editor's Note: This story originally appeared in SportTechie.com)

For the first time, a U.S. network will be offering a stand-alone Spanish-language sports app on connected TV devices as Telemundo is launching the Telemundo Deportes EN VIVO app.

Telemundo Deportes EN VIVO is available on Apple TV, Roku and Amazon Fire TV in addition to being Chromecast enabled. Customers who have any of these devices can use their paid TV credentials to sign into the app and view content.

The app features broadcasts a variety of live sporting events, including the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup in Russia in 2018, CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers, Liga MX, Premier League, boxing and NASCAR.

In addition to live streaming games, the app can show viewers highlights, event schedules, previews and replays.

“We are committed to continue enhancing Telemundo Deportes’ multiplatform offerings, so fans can have access to their favorite sports events whenever they want and on the screen of their choice,”  Joaquin Duro, the Director of Digital Sports for Telemundo Deportes, said in a statement. “As the Telemundo Deportes EN VIVO app continues to attract our viewers, we are excited to offer them more ways to consume our content across all devices.”

  • by Malika Andrews
  • Published: May 16, 2017