Fox International Channels will showcase the season kick-off match of Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga between FC Bayern München and Hamburger SV on August 14, 2015 with a global simulcast TV event.
German technical service provider Media Broadcast will distribute the TV signals of Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga in HD quality from the stadiums to public broadcaster ARD for its flagship sports programme Sportschau in the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons.
Germany’s national football association Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) will open the Bundesliga archive: Football fans will be able to watch videos with Bundesliga matches, season’s highlights, player portraits and background information from the next season.
beIN Sports, the sports subsidiary of Qatar-based Al Jazeera group, has acquired the international live broadcast rights of German football league Bundesliga in all territories where it is present.
DFL Sports Enterprises has allocated the international audiovisual media rights for Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons in 18 countries in Europe and beyond.
DFL Sports Enterprises, the rights sales subsidiary of Germany’s national football association Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL), has opened the tender for the allocation of the international audiovisual media rights of the first and second-division Bundesliga for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons in various European territories and neighbouring states.
Germany’s national telco Deutsche Telekom has gained 63,000 new customers for its domestic IPTV platform Entertain in Q2 2014.
German media entrepreneur Dieter Hahn, majority shareholder in media company Constantin Medien, wants to acquire pay-TV rights for Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga.
With the Bundesliga game between FC Bayern Munich and SV Werder Bremen on April 26, 2014, German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland distributed a live football match via satellite in Ultra HD (4K) for the first time worldwide.
Although the German Bundesliga has global ambitions it is still far behind the Premier League and therefore does not see it as a competitor, according to Jörg Daubitzer, MD DFL Sports Enterprises.