DAZN LANDS LARGEST PACKAGE OF EUROPEAN DOMESTIC FOOTBALL RIGHTS EVER AWARDED TO A STREAMING SERVICE
DAZN TO SHOW EXCLUSIVE BUNDESLIGA MATCHES ON TWO OUT OF THREE DAYS EACH WEEK
BERLIN and LONDON – 22 June 2020 – DAZN, the global sports streaming service, is the “New Home of Football” in Germany after being awarded extensive live and exclusive rights to the Bundesliga for four seasons as part of a transformational agreement.
From 2021 to 2025, DAZN will show every Friday and Sunday match in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. As the exclusive broadcaster of games on two out of three days each week, DAZN will stream 106 matches per season.
The agreement is the largest package of major domestic football rights ever awarded to a streaming service in Europe. Highlights of every Bundesliga game shown live will also be available on the platform.
“This is a watershed moment in the growth and maturity of sport streaming services and the logical next step as we continue to invest in our most mature market and the future of sport”, said Simon Denyer, DAZN Group CEO. “The partnership with the DFL is transformational and underlines our long-term commitment to supporting our partners while bringing the best possible sport to fans in an affordable, accessible and flexible way.”
DAZN offers more live sport than anyone else in Germany and is now the “New Home of Football” in the market with an unrivalled content offering. The sport streaming service’s key football rights include: Bundesliga, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Nations League, LaLiga, Serie A, Serie B, Ligue 1, Ligue 2, EFL Championship, FA Cup, Coppa Italia, Supercoppa Italia, Copa Libertadores, Copa Sudamericana, MLS and much more.