SuperSport is ready to air the 2018-19 season of Italian Serie A league. The two parties have signed an agreement to broadcast the league which starts on Sunday, 19th of August 2018.
Speaking after the signing, Gideon Khobane, SuperSport Chief Executive, said, “We’ve always prided ourselves on offering viewers the best football from around the world and the return of Serie A to our screens fulfills our promise of an unrivalled football offering.”
Gaetano Miccichè, president of Serie A, was delighted, “We are very happy with this agreement as it will allow the SuperSport audience to follow all 380 matches of our league. We are certain that the passionate supporters from Sub-Saharan Africa will appreciate all the stars from Serie A.”
Founded in 1898, and contested by 20 teams, the league is regarded as one of the best football leagues in the world and it is often known as the most tactical national league. “MultiChoice Nigeria is excited to continue to bring customers the best international football. This is part of our ongoing commitment to bring more value to our customers,” expressed John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria.
SuperSport will be the only place to watch all 380 Serie A matches. Games will be broadcasted on both DStv and GOtv.