StarTimes has obtained exclusive broadcasting rights to the UEFA Europa League in sub-Saharan Africa that will run until 2021.
The broadcast, which will begin on September 20, will see football fans enjoy games between the best European clubs.
“We are very happy to bring UEFA Europa League to our subscribers.
This summer FIFA World Cup was a success and fans really appreciated that we brought them ICC exclusive and live right after.
We then thought that they would be delighted to watch another European club competition on StarTimes,” explained Qasim Elegbede, StarTimes Brand and Marketing Director.
“We are working hard to bring the best sports content to our subscribers.
“This season will be intense for football fans with Bundesliga, French Ligue 1, FIFA Club World Cup, French and Italian Cups and now UEFA Europa League.”
Africa’s leading pay-TV operator will broadcast UEFA Europa League in all sub-Saharan Africa with the exception of South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland.
StarTimes has been granted exclusive rights for English, Portuguese as well as local languages in English and Portuguese speaking areas.
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