July 15, 2021
Eleven has secured a brand new four-year deal for stay rights to the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 in Portugal, Belgium and Luxembourg from the 2021-22 season.
Eleven can even maintain broadcasting rights for the German Supercup and relegation play-offs every season.
In Belgium, Eleven can have the unique rights to point out all Bundesliga matches in each French and Dutch throughout its linear and digital platforms. The providing can also be out there in Luxembourg, for which Eleven has acquired non-exclusive rights. In Portugal, Eleven maintains its place because the unique residence of Bundesliga and can proceed to entertain native followers with protection of the German top-flight.
In addition to stay match motion, Eleven will hold followers updated with all the newest developments from the Bundesliga, incorporating the Bundesliga Highlights Present and Bundesliga Weekly into its programming schedule and that includes the Bundesliga extensively throughout its digital and social media platforms.
Guillaume Collard, Eleven Belgium & Luxembourg Managing Director and Group Chief Rights Acquisition Officer, mentioned: “At Eleven we need to serve followers with the best stay sport on this planet. Securing the rights to the Bundesliga for an additional 4 years is a vital step in us delivering on that mission. From Der Klassiker to following all of the motion of Belgian gamers like Thorgan Hazard and Koen Casteels – the Bundesliga has heaps to supply followers in Belgium and Luxembourg. Our new deal is testomony to the partnership now we have constructed with the Bundesliga over the previous few years and we’re trying ahead to persevering with to work collectively within the seasons forward.”
Jorge Pavão de Sousa, Eleven Portugal Managing Director, added: “This renewal is a part of Eleven’s technique to consolidate and develop our portfolio of main sports activities rights in Portugal. The Bundesliga has loved a double-digit development in recognition in Portugal over the past rights cycle, as Eleven has championed the league and the good performances of gamers like André Silva, Raphaël Guerreiro and Gonçalo Paciência. We want to thank the Bundesliga for the belief they’ve positioned in us and sit up for persevering with to carry our viewers the very best of German soccer within the seasons forward.”
Robert Klein, CEO, Bundesliga Worldwide, mentioned: “Eleven is a trusted companion with the shared ambition to always innovate the broadcasting expertise for our followers. Extending our settlement in these markets is a superb sign of intent to proceed constructing the native Bundesliga following, and with gamers reminiscent of André Silva, Raphaël Guerreiro, Thorgan Hazard and Koen Casteels, now we have the star energy that native followers tune in for each matchday.”