DAZN enters Spanish commercial premises market with Orange

Sports streamer DAZN is to enter the commercial premises market in Spain in partnership with Orange. The streaming outfit will launch a new linear channel, DAZN fútbol, which will be available in Orange’s television offer for venues, such as bars, cafes and restaurants, and which will broadcast live and exclusive coverage of the Premier League […]

Vodafone becomes first DAZN pay TV reseller in Germany

  Sports streamer DAZN has announced a partnership with Vodafone in Germany, making it the first operator in the country to resell the service. The deal will allow German sports fans to add DAZN to their monthly Vodafone TV bill, with the added incentive of a discounted contract. Vodafone customers who sign up for a […]

DAZN sets international launch date and price point

Sports streamer DAZN will launch the delayed expansion of its presence to over 200 countries and territories with its combat sports offering from December 1. The platform will debut with back-to-back weekends featuring boxing events with international appeal, DAZN said. DAZN announced the planned expansion of its presence to over 200 markets in March, but […]

DAZN launches football portal in Germany on TikTok

Sports streamer DAZN has announced a partnership with shortform mobile platform TikTok to create a new Football Hub on the app in Germany.  The portal will provide viewers with exclusive behind the scenes football coverage, including live streams, challenges, tutorials, and videos from football stars like Bayern Munich’s Alphonso Davies. It will also provide access […]

DAZN applies for linear licence in Germany

Sports streamer DAZN has applied for a linear distribution licence in Germany. The company has applied to the Berlin-Brandenburg media authority (Mabb), seeking permission to distribute its DAZN1 and DAZN2 linear channels in the country, with Germany already one of DAZN’s key markets. At present, the channels are only offered on a linear basis to […]

DAZN partners with M2A Media for cloud IP content acquisition

Sports streamer DAZN has signed a deal with cloud-based video solutions provider M2A Media and its cloud IP transport service M2A Connect to acquire live sports content from its international rights partners. The deal will see M2A Connect manage bookings and associated spend for DAZN by optimising its use of the public cloud for the […]

Amazon eyes Italian Champions League rights

Amazon is reportedly eyeing a bid for the UEFA Champions League rights in Italy. According to Milano Finanza, the ecommerce giant is considering whether to take on Sky Italia in the bidding, with the Comcast-owned operator currently in the middle of a three-year €300 million rights deal for the Champions League and Europa League which […]

Eurosport channels to launch on DAZN in renewed deal with Discovery

Sports streamer DAZN has announced an extended partnership with Discovery to add the Eurosport 1 HD and Eurosport 2 HD channels in five countries. The new deal will see the channels will be available to DAZN customers live and on-demand in Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Switzerland – with this marking the first time that […]

DAZN free six months for new Vodafone customers in Germany and Italy

Vodafone will offer its new TV subscribers free access to sports streamer DAZN for six months in Germany and Italy. The announcement builds on DAZN’s recent launch on Vodafone’s platforms in Germany and as the Bundesliga begins to build momentum for the 2020/21 season. For Germany, the operator said that new TV customers who subscribe […]

DAZN launches on Magenta TV

DAZN has announced a partnership with Deutsche Telekom which will see the sports streamer available on MagentaTV in Germany. The DAZN app is now available on the MagentaTV stick, and on set-top boxes from generations 401, 601 and 201. A partnership between DAZN and Deutsche Telekom follows a similar deal announced last week between the […]