MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, delivered an average of 593,000 total viewers across both English and Spanish language cable networks with its broadcast of the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Betis on August 29, 2015. According to Nielsen Media Research, the network also saw success with the Barcelona vs. Malaga match which aired on the same day and delivered an average of 537,000 total viewers across both networks.
The two La Liga matches on beIN SPORTS out-delivered three of the English Premier League matches that aired on both NBC SPORTS and NBC Universo for the week of August 24th. The top telecast for the week, the Liverpool vs. Arsenal match, delivered a cumulative audience of 502,000 on NBC Sports and NBC Universo, while the next highest match(s) Arsenal vs. Newcastle, delivered an average of 446,000 total viewers and Watford vs. Manchester City, an average of 460,000 total viewers.
Source: The Nielsen Company; NPM & NMMH, L+SD, total based on beIN Sports and beIN Sports Espanol P2+ average audience (000) live matches for week of 8/24/15- 8/30/15.
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beIN SPORTS USA is the international sports network. Launched in 2012, beIN SPORTS is the fastest growing international sports network in the U.S. and is offered on 9 of the largest 10 cable/satellite TV providers in the U.S., as well as other systems across the country. beIN SPORTS offers viewers premium sports content and entertainment across multiple platforms including TV channels beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español and live streaming on beIN SPORTS CONNECT. A cornerstone of beIN SPORTS is its unrivaled live soccer coverage, which includes live matches from La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and CONMEBOL/CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers, as well as news and in-depth analysis of all the top leagues from around the world. With beIN SPORTS CONNECT, authenticated subscribers can also enjoy all the exciting action from the two networks and stream live overflow matches offered in HD on your computer, tablet or smart phone. In addition to soccer, beIN SPORTS serves as a haven to fans of motorsports, tennis, rugby, volleyball and boxing, among others.