SiriusXM Inks Deal To Be Official U.S. Radio Home Of Manchester United
January 3, 2011 at 7:40 AM (PT)
SIRIUSXM RADIO has inked a deal with MANCHESTER UNITED that makes SIRIUS XM the official U.S. radio broadcaster of the PREMIER LEAGUE soccer club. All MANCHESTER UNITED PREMIER LEAGUE matches will air on SIRIUSXM via satellite and online.
"MANCHESTER UNITED is delighted to announce this arrangement with SIRIUSXM," said MAN U. CEO DAVID GILL. "This agreement demonstrates the enduring strength of the Club internationally. We are very proud to have SIRIUSXM as our first satellite radio broadcaster in the U.S. This is an exciting arrangement as we know how passionate our fans are in the UNITED STATES and now they can catch all the match action live on SIRIUS and XM."
"MANCHESTER UNITED is one of the most famous and widely followed sports franchises in all of the world and we're thrilled to offer our listeners access to every one of their PREMIER LEAGUE matches," said SIRIUSXM Pres./Chief Content Officer SCOTT GREENSTEIN. "Fans across the U.S. will be able to tune in to live play-by-play through their radios, through their computers and through the SIRIUSXM App. No matter where you are in the U.S., you won't have to miss a minute of MANCHESTER UNITED football throughout the EPL season."