2018-21 UCL & UEL media rights deal announced in the UK & the RoI
JONATHAN HOFFMANN — MAR 06, 2017
TEAM Marketing is delighted to confirm that incumbent rights holder BT Sport has been awarded exclusive media rights to the 2018-21 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League in the UK and, on a non-exclusive basis, in the Republic of Ireland.
BT Sport has secured the media rights to all matches and will broadcast all UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League programming across its various BT Sport branded channels, website and app.
In what is exciting news for the consumer, BT Sport will make various content available to watch for free on social media, including both Finals live, a UCL and UEL highlights programme each matchweek, UCL and UEL magazine programmes and certain clips.
TEAM Marketing CEO Jamie Graham stated “given the considerable success of the current cycle, we look forward to continuing the partnership with BT, who again has placed significant value on both the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League competitions”.