Teleclub, Discovery extend Bundesliga deal
June 22, 2017
Teleclub and Discovery Networks Deutschland have announced an extension of their long-term partnership by adding exclusive broadcasting rights for the Bundesliga. All Bundesliga games for the 2017/18 season included in the specific rights package Eurosport holds for Germany, Austria and Switzerland will be shown as part of the Teleclub platform offer only.
Eurosport will broadcast 40 live Bundesliga matches per season, including the regular Friday night primetime, selected Sunday afternoon and top Monday night matches, as well as the German Supercup, the four relegation matches, and highlights from all games.
Susanne Aigner-Drews, SVP and General Manager GSA: “With the Bundesliga we acquired one of the top-sports-rights in the German-speaking TV-market, and we want to guarantee the best and most extensive distribution of these highly charged games, delivering premium sports content to more people across more screens than ever before. This long-term extension of our partnership with Teleclub enables us to present high-class Bundesliga-Action to Swiss viewers.”