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Dazn in advanced talks to acquire BT Sport - report

Wednesday 22 September 2021 | 10:50 CET | News
Global sports streaming service Dazn is in advanced talks to acquire BT Sport, reports the Financial Times. According to unnamed sources with direct knowledge of the negotiations, a deal could be reached within weeks.

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Companies: BT / Dazn
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