Barcelona FC has announced it is launching its own production hub to oversee all its audiovisual content, including Barca TV.
Barca Studios will be responsible for the creation, production and distribution of all content for the club.
The club’s current contract with Movistar ends on 30th June, with the new production hub due to launch on 1st July.
“It is in the development phase, but it is a new strategic project of production, creation and distribution of all audiovisual related to the club, including Barça TV,” said Josep Veves, spokesman for Barcelona’s board of directors.
In 2018, Barcelona generated over one billion interactions on social media. It is the world’s number one club for YouTube, generating 271 million views during the past year – more than double its closest rival.