talkSPORT Premier League Coverage Comes To TuneIn
October 18, 2012 at 5:00 PM (PT)
UTV national U.K. Sports station talkSPORT's live BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE soccer match coverage is now available via TUNEIN's online and mobile app service. The new multi-year international content distribution deal is in addition to the existing arrangement between the parties. Play-by-play is available in English, Spanish and Mandarin and covers 380 matches each season plus key FA Cup matches and will be available free to anyone outside of the European Economic Area.
“Our vision at TUNEIN is to bring all the world’s audio to everyone so they can instantly connect with the sports, music and news that inspire them,” said TUNEIN CEO JOHN DONHAM. “Now, for the first time, soccer fans from around the world can listen to all the action without missing a play. We believe everyone should be able to enjoy this premium programming for free, so every game, story and interview will be streamed at no cost across all of our products.”
talkSPORT CEO SCOTT TAUNTON added, “The BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE has a huge global following and we’ve seen huge audiences for our content from the USA to MALAYSIA, with the USA as our number one market for traffic. TUNEIN are a natural partner for us and I’m delighted to be working with them.”