Wednesday 06 February 2013

Nova awarded Premier League broadcasting rights in Bulgaria

Three-year deal sealed for audio-visual broadcast rights for all 380 matches sealed

Nova Broadcasting Group will show the Premier League in Bulgaria from next season

The Premier League is pleased to announce that Nova Broadcasting Group, part of Modern Times Group, has been awarded exclusive audio-visual broadcast rights for all 380 Barclays Premier League matches per season for seasons 2013/14 – 2015/16 in Bulgaria.

“We are extremely pleased that Modern Times Group has won the rights to broadcast the Barclays Premier League in Bulgaria," said Premier League Chief Executive, Richard Scudamore. "I am sure they will continue to deliver fantastic coverage of the League to our many Bulgarian fans.”

Nova Broadcasting Group CEO, Didier Stoessel, said: "We are very happy that once again the Premier League TV rights have been entrusted to Nova Broadcasting Group. The Premier League is the most popular domestic club football league in the world and has a huge fan base in Bulgaria.

"We will continue to provide our Bulgarian viewers and subscribers with the best possible coverage of the Premier League season with live match coverage, news and interviews.”

For an overview of the rights deals struck for the 2013/14 season onwards, click here.

For more information please contact the Premier League Press Office on +44 20 7864 9190 or press@premierleague.com

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Key Points

  • Nova Broadcasting Group awarded exclusive audio visual broadcast rights deal in Bulgaria
  • Rights cover all 380 Barclays Premier League matches per season
  • The deal runs for three years starting next season