FOX Sports Latin America announced its plans to broadcast the NFL Thursday Night Football, one of the NFL's iconic franchises, in Latin America, allowing the channel to become offer the largest game catalog Mexico and Latin America.
With this new deal between Fox Sports and the NFL, the games from NFL Thursday Night Football will be offered in Spanish for the first time in Latin America.
Starting September 17, FOX Sports will broadcast all the games live, along with the original production FOX Impacto NFL before and after each game.
Starting in August, NFL fans will be able to relive the 96 games on FOX Sports, FOX Sports 2 and through the FOX Play app, which includes 4 pre-season games, 69 season games, 16 games from NFL Thursday Night Football, the NFL Playoffs, the NFL Pro Bowl and the Super Bowl 50.
"We are very happy that the NFL chose us to broadcast the NFL Thursday Night Football games live in Mexico and Central America. FOX Sports is one of the NFL's most strategic partners worldwide and in Latin America we are on the cutting-edge of NFL broadcasts per season," said Francisco Pazmiño, SVP Programming and Acquisitions at FOX Sports Latin America.
"This historic agreement with the NFL allows us to strengthen our content offer and remain the favorite network for thousands of NFL fans in Mexico and Central America," he added.
"We are very excited to be strengthening our relationship with FOX Sports to offer our fans the Spanish broadcasts of the NFL Thursday Night Football," said Michael Markovich, VP of International Media.