US media behemoth News Corp announced on August 13 that it had bought mobile and internet rights for the English football league in Vietnam, Japan and Indonesia for three years.

It has also acquired mobile and internet rights in those territories for the Bundesliga (Germany) Ligue 1 (France), Serie A (Italy), FA Cup (England), Championship (England), Capital One Cup (England), Brazilian Championship, and Major League Soccer (the US).

While the EPL deal is for until 2015-16, the company has a two-year agreement for the others.-VNA