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ESPN adds NHL to ESPN Player in Europe and Africa

ESPN has acquired the rights to the NHL for its ESPN Player OTT product across Europe and Africa.  Coverage includes countries such as Belgium, Italy, Spain, South Africa and Greece. The deal sees three live games per week during the regular season along with on-demand access. Every game of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the sport’s […] takes US college football to Europe

Disney’s ESPN OTT TV service,, is launching live streaming of US college football across Europe, the Middle East and addition to its ESPN College Gameday show, the OTT service will provide three 24-hour college football channels, Longhorn Network, SEC Network and ESPNU, simulcast with their US airing. ESPNPlayer’s coverage of the NCAA College […]

ESPN Player launches new channel in EMEA

Sports broadcaster ESPN has launched a new on-demand channel for the EMEA region, ESPN Select. The channel, part of the ESPN Player live and on-demand streaming offering, will enable viewers to watch content including a selection of ESPN films, Little League World Series baseball and Drone Racing. Other content on the channel will include the […]

ESPN Player launches Lacrosse channel

ESPN has launched a new channel on its ESPN Player service for the World Lacrosse Championship, to be held in Denver, Colorado from July 11-20. ESPN Player will exclusively show the championship in Europe, with coverage of 43 games including all pool games for the world’s top six teams – the US, Canada, England, Australia, […]

ESPN Player launches on smart TVs

ESPN has launched its ESPN Player on Samsung’s smart TV platform, with LG soon to follow.  ESPN Player, offering live and on-demand sports, is now available on the Samsung platform across the UK and Europe. Users can download the free ESPN Player App directly onto their TVs from Samsung Apps, and existing subscribers to the […]