Nairobi, KENYA: MultiChoice Kenya has announced that it has acquired rights to the brand-new UEFA Nations League and a host of international friendlies.
According to MultiChoice Kenya Managing Director, Eric Odipo, DStv and GOtv customers will be treated to a festival of European national team football on SuperSport, played during the FIFA break starting this week.
Odipo indicated that viewers will be able to watch over 25 matches in the next 6 days every single night from Wednesday 5 September to Tuesday 11 September, featuring European nations which fared so well in the recent FIFA World Cup.
The tournament will be broadcast live on SuperSport’s multiple platforms which include TV, online via the DStv Now App and digital. “We are very excited to bring this new tournament to our loyal customers. Football fans need not be worried as international football breaks will remain packed with football on SuperSport. Only the World of Champions on DStv and GOtv provides you with a front row view of all the football that really matters.” MultiChoice Kenya Managing Director, Eric Odipo said
Thursday’s opening fixtures feature two block-buster matchups; World champions France against a German side eager to make amends for their World Cup disappointment and World cup runners-up Croatia, led by the recently crowned UEFA Men’s Player of the Year, Luka Modric, facing off against Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal.
Other crackers on matchday one of the Nations Cup include England against Spain on Saturday and Portugal against Italy on Tuesday.