DAZN SECURES COPA DEL REY FINAL RIGHTS ACROSS FIVE MARKETS

  • THE DEAL WILL SEE DAZN BROADCAST THE FINAL EXCLUSIVELY IN GERMANY, AUSTRIA, SWITZERLAND AND JAPAN, WITH NON-EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS IN ITALY

LONDON, 21 May 2019 – DAZN, the world’s first pure-sport live and on-demand streaming service, has secured the exclusive rights for this year’s Copa del Rey final in four markets; Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan. DAZN will also broadcast the fixture non-exclusively in Italy.

The fixture on Saturday 25th May will see FC Barcelona take on Valencia CF in a bid to secure the domestic treble, after taking home the Supercopa de España and La Liga title earlier in the season. Valencia CF will walk out on the day striving to lift their first Copa del Rey trophy in more than 10 years.

Jacopo Tonoli, Chief Commercial Officer of DAZN Group, said: “With a stacked football offering across Japan, Italy and DACH, DAZN fans can now watch two of the best teams from Spain battle it out in the Copa del Rey final. Such prestigious tournaments like the Copa del Rey are critical to keeping fans all of sports, leagues and teams continually engaged in our product and we look forward to giving fans all the action.”

The Copa del Rey final will kick-off at 20:00 GMT+1 on Saturday 25th May, live from the Benito Villamarín Stadium, Seville.