DAZN BOOSTS INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL PORTFOLIO WITH TOTAL 2019 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS AND CONCACAF GOLD CUP

  • THE PLATFORM WILL STREAM THE 2019 COMPETITION OF AFRICA’S BIGGEST INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT IN GERMANY, AUSTRIA, AND BRAZIL
  • DAZN HAS ALSO SECURED A ONE-YEAL DEAL TO STREAM THE 2019 CONCACAF GOLD CUP IN GERMANY, AUSTRIA, SWITZERLAND AND BRAZIL
  • THE DEALS ADD TO DAZN’S EXPANSIVE PORTFOLIO OF PREMIUM INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL RIGHTS WORLDWIDE

LONDON, UK June 19 2019 – DAZN, the world’s first pure-sport live and on-demand streaming service, announced today it has secured the exclusive broadcast rights for the Total 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019 in multiple markets.

Starting on June 21st, DAZN will begin streaming the group phases of Africa’s biggest international football tournament, Total 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, in Germany, Austria and Brazil. Fans will be able to watch some of football’s biggest names as Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mané compete to take home the championship, with the final taking place on July 19th.

DAZN has also secured a one-year deal to stream the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019, the biennial international championship for the Caribbean, North and Central America, in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Spain and Brazil. The deal includes exclusive live broadcast rights and non-exclusive highlights, with coverage culminating on July 7th.

Jacopo Tonoli, Chief Commercial Officer of DAZN Group, said: “DAZN’s portfolio of premium football rights continues to grow and we’re bringing the best of international football to fans around the world. Now fans in these markets can watch the biggest action from the Africa Cup of Nations as well as the Gold Cup anytime, on any device, as part of DAZN’s vision to make sport affordable and accessible for all.”

Total 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and CONCACAF Gold Cup join DAZN’s increasingly extensive catalogue of football worldwide, which already includes Premier League, Champion’s League, FA Cup, La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Coppa Italia, Copa del Rey, MLS and J1-League, among other competitions.