beIN Sports 1 is running under the umbrella of Al Jazeera network, it is a pan-Arabic sports TV channel. It also has some sister channels, like beiN Sports and beIN Sports 2 (as well as the Al Jazeera Children’s Channel), the headquarters of beIN Sports TV is located in Doha’s Education City (as separate from Doha’s Al Jazeera/Al Jazeera English studios). Broadcasting of Al Jazeera Sports +1 was started in 2004, and become popular due to its coverage of Spanish football league and got attention of large number of audience to its Sports TV. It has also won the rights to air the Italian football league in the following year. beIN Sports 1, was then knows as Al Jazeera Sports +1 was a free-to-air satellite TV channel in its initial stages. But after some times, it becomes a paid TV channel, because it was scrambled. However, its fee was very low as compared to other TV channels in 2007.