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BT Sport signs new Bundesliga coverage deal

Wednesday 15 June 2016 | 11:12 CET | News
BT Sport has signed a new contract to exclusively broadcast live German Bundesliga football in the UK and Republic of Ireland until 2021. The new contract runs from September 2021 to end of the 2020/2021 season and extends BT's current rights to show Bundesliga games. BT Sport will also have the rights to the annual DFL Supercup matches, German Bundesliga 2 matches, plus previews and highlights shows.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: BT
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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