Romtelecom acquires Champions League rights

Romanian telco Romtelecom has acquired rights to broadcast UEFA Champions League football on its Dolce Sports channel.

Romtelecom has acquired exclusive rights to air 112 live matches, match highlights and a weekly highlights and analysis package via its Dolce IPTV and DTH offers and its NextGen network.

The remaining 34 matches will be aired live on free-to-air channel TVR, with Dolce Sports offering highlights.

Dolce TV has over 900,000 subscribers, with NextGen’s TV service has about 160,000 customers, according to Romtelecom.