ÖFB launches OTT platform with StreamAMG
October 21, 2020
The Austrian Football Federation, the governing body and organiser of Austrian Women’s Bundesliga, the UNIQA ÖFB Cup and national teams, has launched a new OTT platform to provide a new home for Austrian football.
Built and operated by StreamAMG in partnership with digital sport specialists RESULT Sports, ÖFB TV offers comprehensive access to the men’s, women’s and youth game in Austria. The first of its kind in European football, the new service provides a single platform for fans to follow each level of Austrian football. ÖFB TV hosts live matches of the men’s, women’s and junior national teams, as well as club football in Austria.
StreamAMG is a specialist in sports OTT, providing live streaming and video platforms organisations across European football, including the majority of English Premier League clubs. The company also operates The FA Player, the English FA’s dedicated streaming platform for the women’s game, and recently launched Matchroom Live, a major multi-sport OTT platform for Matchroom Sport.
“We’re excited to launch ÖFB TV as the new home of Austrian football from the grassroots to the top flight. StreamAMG’s experience makes them the natural choice to help us launch the service, and we’re confident they’ll give us a platform that gives fans a truly unique experience,” said Bernhard Neuhold, Chief Executive Officer, ÖFB
“The new ÖFB TV promises to be a step change for Austrian football, increasing reach and visibility all around the world. The platform is a major first for European football and we’re thrilled to be a part of this exciting project,” addedHugo Sharman, Chief Executive Officer, StreamAMG.