Report: UEFA Champions League headed to CBS in 2021

The Sports Business Journal reported that CBS has acquired English-language media rights for the UEFA Champions League, beginning with the 2021-22 season and for two seasons after that.

The rights currently belong to Turner Sports, which is in the second year of a three-year deal.

Other news from SBJ on the deal:

-- The games will air on the CBS, CBS Sports Network and CBS's pay streaming service, "All Access."
-- Univision will retain Spanish-language media rights to the Champions League.
-- CBS and Univision will $150 million -- up from $100 million -- for the rights.
-- ESPN, Fox Sports, NBC Sports/Telemundo and Turner Sports also bid.

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