Turner has signed a three-year multi-platform deal for U.S. rights to UEFA European soccer games beginning with the 2018-19 season. Timed to the deal, Turner also plans to launch a new standalone premium sports streaming video service with a collection of UEFA matches serving as a core pillar. The OTT sports platform will debut in 2018.
Under terms of the deal, Turner will have exclusive U.
Time Warner’s Turner Sports is launching a streaming, direct-to-consumer subscription service that will be a platform to air soccer matches from UEFA’s Champions League and Europa League.
Turner’s new sports streaming service, to launch in 2018, will broadcast the majority of the games in two of Europe’s top club soccer competitions.
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