Tuesday 19 February 2013
The Premier League is pleased to announce that NTV-PLUS has been awarded the live audio visual broadcast rights for all 380 Barclays Premier League matches per season for seasons 2013/14 - 2015/16 in Russia.
Premier League Chief Executive, Richard Scudamore, said: "We are extremely pleased that NTV-PLUS has chosen to invest in our rights in Russia for seasons 2013/14 to 2015/16.
"We are confident they will broadcast all the best Barclays Premier League action in a comprehensive and innovative manner to our fans in Russia."
Alexey Kukolevskiy, General Director of NTV-PLUS, said: "We are pleased to announce that we have secured these rights on exclusive basis and that the Barclays Premier League is coming back to our sports channels.
"Starting from season 2013/2014, we will be able to offer the best of world football with the best possible coverage - four major and hugely popular European national leagues: Barclays Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga and Serie A as well as UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League and Russian national championships!"