Eurosport extends Bundesliga deal to the Netherlands
The extension of the agreement with DFL Sports Enterprises gives Eurosport TV and digital rights for all Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 games in the Netherlands from seasons 2012-2013 to 2014-2015.
The deal means Eurosport 2 will now broadcast exclusive Bundesliga in 23 countries. Coverage will include five live matches per week, a weekly highlights programme, dedicated magazine shows, interviews and expert insight from top consultants.
Laurent Eric Le Lay, Eurosport Chairman and CEO, says: “We are delighted to again extend our partnership with DFL to bring Bundesliga action to fans in the Netherlands. Eurosport 2 has significantly contributed to increased international reach and ratings for the Bundesliga and this new deal with DFL confirms our strategy for the acquisition of premium rights and enhances the regional offer of the channel.”