Tag Archives: SuperSport

SuperSport secured a three-year rights extension to broadcast Premier League in Sub-Saharan Africa

South Africa-based network SuperSport has seized a three-year extension to its Premier League broadcast partnership in sub-Saharan Africa until the end of the 2024/25 season. The agreement covers live coverage from English soccers top flight continue to be available on SuperSports pay-TV and digital platforms. SuperSport has held Premier League broadcast rights since its inception [...]

SuperSport renew UEFA agreement

SuperSport have reached an agreement with UEFA for another three years. Both UEFA Champion League and UEFA Europa League will be broadcasted on SuperSport and there will also be a new UEFA competition which will be available on local screens. “UEFA football competitions showcase the champion footballers of Europe, never failing to produce excitement and [...]

SuperSport seizes exclusive rights to air Ethiopian Premier League matches

MultiChoice Group (MCG) has announced that its subsidiary SuperSport has seized exclusive rights to air Ethiopian Premier League matches. It is an exciting occasion to support Ethiopian football and its fans, and to show Multichoice Groups commitment to investing in Ethiopia and across the African continent. SuperSport adds Ethiopia to its portfolio of soccer properties, which comprises of the Zambian Premier League and the Premier Soccer League (PSL) [...]

SuperSport to provide live broadcasting of Ethiopian Premier League

SuperSport has secured the live broadcasting of Ethiopian Premier League for the next five seasons. Among the bidders are Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), DStv and Canal+.  SuperSport agreed to pay $2.7 million per year on a 5-year contract totalling $13.5 million while Canal+ on the other hand, bid $7 million for 5 years. No information [...]

SuperSport secured WTA broadcast rights in sub-Saharan Africa

SuperSport has seized the live broadcast rights to the Womens Tennis Association (WTA) covering 50 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. The financial agreement and the duration of the agreement were not disclosed. The President of WTA, Micky Lawler, said, We are thrilled to bring womens tennis back to broadcast throughout sub-Saharan Africa. With SuperSport covering 50 [...]

SuperSport to broadcast LaLiga in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan African pay-television broadcaster, SuperSport has renewed its exclusive rights to the top two tiers of Spanish football, LaLiga. The South Africa-based pay-TV network’s deal includes all languages except Arabic and French. The agreement will see La Ligas dedicated 24/7 English-language channel, LaLigaTV, made available to subscribers on pay-TVs DStv, which covers the sub-Saharan region. The agreement [...]

SVOD platform Showmax to provide SuperSport content in Africa

Showmax, the subscription video-on-demand platform in sub-Saharan Africa, has rolled out a new service which will include sports content from its sister company, pay-television broadcaster SuperSport in more than 40 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Showmax Pro will offer the existing Showmax entertainment service with music channels, news, and live sport streaming from SuperSport. Showmax Pro will [...]