Singapore, June 9, 2016– ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK has signed a multi-year agreement with Singtel to bring LIVE coverage of selected matches from England’s Premier League to fans in Singapore.
Beginning next season, fans can follow major matches and stories from the most-watched league in the world on ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK, as famous teams including Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United, the most successful team of the Premier League era, battle it out with reigning champions Leicester City for the title.
Viewers will be able to watch ELEVEN’s live coverage of three games per week via their digital service and new TV channel, available on Singtel TV. Together with offerings on mio stadium, Singtel’s comprehensive suite of football channels, viewers can catch all ten live Premier League matches a week on Singtel TV.
“By securing the rights to broadcast three live Premier League matches, we’ve added one of the biggest sports properties out there,” says Joyee Biswas, Managing Director, Asia, ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK. “We can be very proud of this agreement and all that we’ve achieved so far, and yet this is only the beginning. Our viewers in Singapore can rest assured that we will continue to bring them more of the most compelling sports content from around the world.”
“We have been beefing up our quality sports offerings in the past year, and the addition of a new channel from ELEVEN carrying three of the live matches complements our wall-to-wall coverage of the Premier League, which is one of the top performing programmes on Singtel TV,” said Mr Goh Seow Eng, Managing Director, Home, Consumer Singapore, Singtel.
Subscribers can access Premier League action on the ELEVEN SPORTS digital streaming service available at www.elevensports.sg, and via the app which can be downloaded from Google Play and the App Store. It will also be available on Singtel TV channel 103.
Formed in 1992, the Premier League has a reported potential TV audience of 4.7 billion and is broadcast in more than 200 territories across the globe.
Football fans in Singapore will now have a front-row seat to action from every major domestic league and cup competition in England on ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK, including matches from the Premier League, Emirates FA Cup, FA Community Shield, Capital One Cup and Football League.
Moreover, following the network’s announcement at the beginning of April, subscribers can enjoy a feast of football this summer thanks to LIVE and EXCLUSIVE UEFA EURO 2016 action, which will help carry the nation’s football fans to the start of the Premier League season. Singtel TV subscribers can also enjoy ELEVEN’s UEFA EURO 2016 coverage as part of the Football Fever pack.
In addition to all this top-level football, ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK shows LIVE coverage of badminton, baseball, basketball and tennis events from around the world, as well as more football from competitions including the Italian Serie A TIM, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, Scottish Professional Football League, and international action from the CONMEBOL 2018 World Cup Russia qualifiers and England’s international friendlies.