SuperSport has launched a 24-hour pop-up channel dedicated to the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament. This follows MultiChoice’s recent announcement of the History of Football pop-up channel to be launched on DStv customers with 14 days of original, globally-focused premium documentary series, short form specials and a selection of FIFA World Cup films.
General Manager, Sales and Marketing for MultiChoice Nigeria, Mr. Martin Mabutho said, “The FIFA World Cup pop-up channels yet again exemplify our commitment to providing the best sporting content. Our viewers will get the chance to relive classic matches, catch exclusive interviews and witness never before seen scenarios, all whilst preparing for our unbeatable coverage of the 2018 World Cup which comes complete with exclusive commentary and analyses.”
The pop-up channels on DStv and GOtv will also feature warm-up matches. Thereafter, all 64 World Cup matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup will be available on all DStv packages as well as on the GOtv Max and Plus packages, while GOtv Value customers can view a total of 56 World Cup games. GOtv Lite customers are expected to also enjoy a select number of fixtures available on free-to-air channels.