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Price increase in Movistar Plus+ sports packages starting May 13

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Jesus Carames

May 16, 2024 | 2:57 p.m.

Bad news for sports fans who are subscribers to Movistar Plus+. The platform has confirmed that, starting May 13, several of its television packages will increase in price, allowing customers to cancel any of this content without penalty.

Starting next May 13, the prices of Movistar Plus+ television packages will suffer a significant increase. This increase will affect several of the most popular packages among sports fans, who will be able to cancel these contents from their bill without receiving any penalty due to the modification of the stipulated conditions.

Price increase in the Total Sports package and its content

One of the packages that will see its cost increase is that of Total Sports. This package, which previously cost €19 per month, will now have a price of €24 per month. The Deportes Total package includes the broadcast of channels such as Deportes on M+, Golf on M+, DAZN F1, DAZN 1, DAZN 2, DAZN 3 and DAZN 4. Through these channels, subscribers can enjoy a wide variety of sports competitions, including basketball tournaments (Liga Endesa, Movistar Estudiantes matches in LEB Oro, Euroleague, Eurocup and NBA), as well as tennis events such as Wimbledon and the US Open, the Premier League, Formula 1 and MotoGP.

The Engine package will also be more expensive with the arrival of spring

The Engine package will also see a considerable increase in its monthly price. The cost of this package will go from €10 to €15, which represents an increase of 50%. This package includes the DAZN F1, DAZN 1, DAZN 2, DAZN 3, DAZN 4 and Hunting and Fishing channels. Subscribers will be able to follow competitions such as Formula 1, Formula 2, Formula 3, MotoGP, as well as other content broadcast by DAZN through its linear channels, such as the Premier League, F League and the Women's Champions League.

Stability in football package prices

Fortunately for football fans, no changes are expected in the prices of packages related to this sport. According to statements in the Movistar Community forum, "At the moment, we do not have any increase planned for the football package." The package that allows you to follow LaLiga EA Sports and LaLiga Hypermotion currently costs €32 per month, while the one necessary to follow European competitions and international leagues costs €21. Subscribers who wish to follow all football competitions on television must pay €45 per month, making it the most expensive of the main European countries.

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