Telefonica signs deal with Electronic Sports League We are glad to announce the cooperation between ESL and Movistar in Spain. The Spanish brand of telecommunication giant Telefonica is set to support and widen the access to esports across tournaments, at events as well as on television. This step will take Movistar right into the centre of esports with a lot of benefits for the best as well as up and coming teams and players in Spain.
Telefonica sponsors FC Barcelona From Wednesday 1 July at 12.00 pm the contract through which FC Barcelona cede the running of the Club’s official channel Barça TV to Telefónica for the next four seasons. The agreement sees the Club maintain the channel’s official status and editorial control over its contents.
Telefonica signs deal with Rafael Nadal Telefonica has announced that tennis player Rafa Nadal, the current world number 1 in the ATP ranking and recent winner of his 9th Roland Garros, will be the company’s new global ambassador until 2020. During the next 6 years he will represent both the institutional brand and the commercial brands – Movistar, O2 and Vivo – in Spain, the UK, Germany and the Latin American countries where the company operates.