Econet wins sub-Saharan Africa English Premier League rights

Monday 21 March 2016 | 09:52 CET | News
Econet Wireless Group's subsidiary, Econet Media, has acquired the package of free-to-air broadcasting rights for the English Premier League men's football tournament in sub-Saharan Africa, Techzim reported. Over the three seasons from 2016/17 up to 2018/19, Econet will be able to air one Saturday afternoon Premier League match live on its Kwese Sports platform on a free-to-air basis each weekend of the season. The rights also come with the weekly preview and review shows and are going to be available in 50 countries across the region.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Econet Wireless
Countries: Africa / Zimbabwe
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