Fox Sports (Brazil)

Fox Sports is a Brazilian pay television sports channel that was launched on 5 February 2012, replacing the Brazilian variant of Speed. A second channel, Fox Sports 2 was launched on 24 January 2014.

Fox Sports
FOX Sports logo
LaunchedFox Sports:
February 5, 2012
Fox Sports 2:
January 24, 2014
Owned byThe Walt Disney Company Latin America
Disney Channels Worldwide
(Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International, pending sale to a buyer to be determined)
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
(downgraded to 16:9 480i for the SDTV)
SloganTorcemos juntos
("We root together")
Broadcast areaBrazil
HeadquartersRio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
Oi TVChannel 163 (HD)
Channel 170 (2 HD)
Vivo TVChannel 53 (HD)
Channel 54 (2 HD)
SKYChannel 195 (2 SD)
Channel 595 (2 HD)
Channel 194 (SD)
Channel 594 (HD)
Claro TVChannel 73 (SD)
Channel 74 (2 SD)
Channel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)
NETChannel 73 (SD)
Channel 74 (2 SD)
Channel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)
TVNChannel 88 (SD)
Channel 132 (2 SD)
Channel 488 (HD)
Channel 489 (2 HD)
TV AlphavilleChannel 73 (HD)
Channel 74 (2 HD)
Vivo TVChannel 573 (HD)
Channel 574 (2 HD)

Programming rights



Martial Arts


Sports entertainment



Programs broadcast by Fox Sports in Brazil

  • A Última Palavra
  • Aqui com Benja
  • Bom Dia Fox
  • Bundes Goals
  • BundesLiga Weekly
  • Central Fox
  • Comenta Quem Sabe
  • Debate Final
  • Expediente Futebol
  • Filler Bundesliga
  • Fox Fight Club
  • Fox Nitro
  • Fox Sports Rádio
  • Giro Fox
  • Jogo Sagrado
  • La Liga Show
  • Mobil 1 The Grid
  • Programa da NASCAR
  • Raio Fox
  • Rally Dakar Highlights
  • Resumo do NBB
  • Rodada Fox
  • Show da Copa Bridgestone Libertadores
  • Show da Copa do Brasil
  • Show da Copa Sul-Americana
  • Tabelão Fox Sports
  • Tarde Redonda
  • Visão Fox

Announcers from Fox Sports in Brazil


  • Benjamin Back (FOX Sports Rádio, Aqui com Benja and A Última Palavra)
  • Eduardo Elias (Central FOX 2° Edição)
  • Felipe Motta (Central FOX 1° Edição)
  • Helena Calil (Boa Tarde FOX)
  • José Ilan (Central FOX 3° Edição)
  • Karine Alves (Central FOX 1° Edição)
  • Lívia Nepomuceno (Bom Dia FOX)
  • Marina Ferrari (Central FOX 2° Edição)
  • Renata Cordeiro (Central FOX 3° Edição)

Play by Play Announcers

  • Eder Reis (Soccer)
  • Hamilton Rodrigues (Soccer, NASCAR, and eventual Expediente Futebol host)
  • João Guilherme (Soccer and Expediente Futebol host)
  • Marco Alfaro (WWE, MMA and Boxe)
  • Marco de Vargas (Soccer)
  • Nivaldo Prieto (Soccer, Boa Tarde Fox and Boa Noite Fox host)
  • Rodrigo Cascino (Soccer)
  • Silva Junior (Soccer)
  • Téo José (Motorsports and Soccer)
  • Thiago Alves (Motorsports, MLB and Show da NASCAR host)

Color Analysts

  • Carlos Eugênio Simon (Soccer)
  • Edgar Melo Filho (NASCAR, Formula E and Weathertech SportsCar)
  • Edmundo (Soccer)
  • Eugênio Leal (Soccer)
  • Fábio Sormani (Soccer)
  • Flávio Gomes (Soccer, Formula E and Fox Nitro host)
  • Gustavo Ribeirão (Soccer)
  • Jakson Follmann (Soccer)
  • José Eduardo Savoia (Soccer)
  • Leandro Quesada (Soccer)
  • Livio Reis (WWE)
  • Mário André Monteiro (German Soccer)
  • Mário Filho (MMA)
  • Maurício Borges (Soccer)
  • Nadine Bastos (Soccer)
  • Osvaldo Pascoal (Soccer)
  • Paulo Godinho (Boxe)
  • Paulo Lima (Soccer)
  • Paulo Vinícius Coelho (Soccer)
  • Rodrigo Bueno (Soccer)
  • Roberto Figueroa (WWE)
  • Rodrigo Mattar (Motorsport)
  • Zinho (Soccer)

See also

External links

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