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Optus secures Barclays FA Women's Super League broadcast rights in Australia

Monday 11 November 2019 | 12:57 CET | News
Optus Sport reports it has won the exclusive live rights to transmit the top tier of English women's football for the next three years in Australia. After producing coverage of the FIFA Women's World Cup ever seen in Australia, Optus Sport will stream the Barclays FA Women's Super League (FA WSL) from 17 November. The deal will see Optus Sport broadcast 50 live matches a full season and around 40 fixtures of the underway 2019/20 season.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Amazon / Apple / Optus
Countries: Australia
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