Tuesday 20 November 2012
The Premier League is pleased to announce that MP & Silva 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 three separate broadcast territories in the Asia and Australasia region. They are: Indonesia, New Zealand, and 15 Pacific Islands.
Premier League Chief Executive, Richard Scudamore, said: “We know MP & Silva well as they have acquired Premier League rights in the past and we are pleased to be working with them again.
"We are confident that they will distribute all the best Barclays Premier League action in a comprehensive and innovative manner to fans in Indonesia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands.”
Andrea Radrizzani, MP & Silva Group CEO, said: "We are very excited to work with the Premier League in Indonesia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Our previous experience in distributing BPL in Asian territories was very innovative and successful.
"We are glad that the Premier League recognises our leadership in the market and we are very excited to use our network of broadcasters to improve audiences of top-class football content in Indonesia and Oceania."
MP & Silva will be the exclusive distributor of the Barclays Premier League TV rights, mobile and digital media for the territories of Indonesia, New Zealand, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu & Vanuatu.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org