The stand off between Com Hem Group and Discovery Networks has ended.
Germany’s national football association Deutsche Fußball-Liga (DFL) has summoned an immediate meeting with Eurosport following the repeated problems during its Bundesliga live transmissions on OTT service Eurosport Player.
The Polish broadcaster Polsat and Eurosport have launched a channel package named Tenis Premium.
Eurosport will reimburse the customers of its OTT service Eurosport Player in Germany and Austria €10 as a compensation for the technical problems experienced during its Bundesliga live transmission on August 25, 2017.
Discovery will offer the Bundesliga games it shows live from the upcoming season on Amazon’s multiscreen OTT service Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.
Eurosport will not transmit the Olympic Games exclusively in Germany between 2018 and 2024.
In a last minute agreement, German DTH platform HD+ will broadcast the 45 Bundesliga games Eurosport will show live from the upcoming season on Astra (19.2° East) for German satellite households.
Olympic Channel-branded programming will launch on Eurosport and Eurosport Player on August 2.
More than half a year after the collapse of negotiations, German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF are in talks with Discovery Networks Deutschland again regarding sublicences for the Olympic Games.
Liberty Global’s Swiss cable operator UPC will transmit the live games of German football league Bundesliga shown by Sky Deutschland in Switzerland from the new season starting in August 2017.