StarSat to broadcast new season of Bundesliga


StarSat, a digital satellite TV brand will launch the new season of the Bundesliga on the Pan-African platform. In a partnership with DFL-Supercup, StarSat will announce the showcasing of the new season in a sporty event which will be hosted at the Adidas Base in Johannesburg. 

StarSat subscribers are spoilt with an array of more than 100 channels to choose from. John Yan StarSat CEO said, “We offer various channels to our customers. These include movies, news, series, kid’s programmes, music, gospel documentaries, lifestyle, telenovelas, comedy, drama and sports. For now, we have around 10 sports channels and StarSat is the official broadcaster of Bundesligain sub-Saharan Africa. At this moment, we are playing ICC (International Champion Cup), we also have acquired the exclusive free and pay transmission rights across all territories of Sub-Saharan Africa for FIBA leading tournaments.”

The best of the soccer fraternity will grace the event, facilitated by ex-Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Brian Baloyi and David Kekana, SABC’s sports commentator. The public will have the chance to watch the first kick-off game between Dortmund and Bayern. 

A lucky draw for the public members will get the winner a fully paid trip to Germany to watch one of the Bundesliga Games. “As a fast-growing satellite TV in the country, we always find ways of engaging with our subscribers on a personal level, as well as rewarding them for their support. We will therefore be very honoured to host one of our valuable subscribers on this trip where they will get a once in a lifetime opportunity to watch a soccer game in Germany,” Yan added.