Rights to broadcast Premier League in England Break Records, Touch Point Rp 100 T
London – The battle scramble Premier League broadcasting rights for the period 2016-2019 in Britain there have been completed. Sky and BT Sport will broadcast the parties Premier League 2016-2019, with a total contract value of approximately 5.2 billion pounds of Rp 100.9 trillion alias.
In the new agreement, Sky poured 4.2 billion pounds ($ 81 billion) to “beat” BT in control of five of the total seven packages available.
Sky was entitled to the rights 126 games, including Friday night party newly introduced, as well as games on Sunday. While BT will broadcast the game on Saturday and midweek.
Reuters said the two companies will disburse a total of approximately 5.2 million billion pounds. This amount exceeded analysts’ predictions that estimate the value of 4 billion pounds, up 68% from 3 billion pounds paid by both companies for broadcast rights agreement three years earlier.
“I continue to be surprised by any television deal,” I am the Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore told the Daily Star.
It is said Scudamore, the value of the broadcasting rights is the support and recognition of its own Premier League. It also calls will make every club will be more competitive in the coming years due to the additional income from broadcasting rights.
Within the Daily Star, the publishers in the UK currently have to pay a total of approximately 6.5 million pounds per match. In the new agreement, Sky and BT should be issued more than 10 million pounds per match.