In 2017 football, winter sports and local competitions have gathered large audiences in front of TV screens around the world.
German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF will continue to screen the international matches of Germany’s national football team.
In the US, both Turner Broadcasting and NBC will be offering live football on a mix of traditional linear channels and OTT.
ESPN has reached an agreement with UEFA for the rights to the UEFA European Football Championship 2020 and all UEFA national team matches between 2018 and 2022.
Hogmore Media, an international sports media rights company, is using Eutelsat Broadband’s NewsSpotter satellite newsgathering service to transmit European football matches across the continent.
The subscribers of German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland can receive sports channel sportdigital in HD quality from December 1, 2015.
SES and Hispasat will broadcast Saturday’s Real Madrid vs. Barcelona football match in Ultra High Definition (Ultra HD/4K).
Germany’s national football association Deutsche Fußball Liga has launched its video-on-demand (VOD) service.
Germany’s national football league Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) wants to launch its own app for smartphones and tablets during the forthcoming Bundesliga season.
NGSN is broadcasting for the first time in US history a game of FC Barcelona (vs AS Roma) that can only be seen via the internet.