Spain's football league, La Liga, will be aired on Facebook free of charge in India and neighboring countries for the next three seasons. La Liga said that all 380 matches of the first division will air on the social network in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives and Sri Lanka from the start of the 2018/19 season this Friday. No details of the payment were reported. Rights were previously held by Sony. The move follows Facebook's acquisition of rights to the Premier League in five Asian countries, together with a deal with Eleven Sports in the UK which will see Facebook screening weekly La Liga and Serie A matches free.