21st MAY 2020
DAZN EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH THE DFL TO BRING FANS LIVE COVERAGE OF THE BUNDESLIGA
DAZN will stream nine live matches from the regular season and four relegation matches from the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2
Live matches will be available for all customers on the service in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
This Friday’s derby between Hertha BSC and 1 FC Union Berlin will be live on DAZN
BERLIN/LONDON, 21 May 2020 – After the re-start of the Bundesliga last weekend, DAZN has today extended its partnership with the DFL to show multiple live matches from the competition on the sports streaming service in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, until the end of the season.
Thomas de Buhr, Executive Vice President DAZN DACH, commented: “We look forward to continuing to present the Bundesliga live to all football fans. The next match is this Friday, with the highly-anticipated derby in the capital between Hertha BSC and Union Berlin. The health and safety of everyone involved remains our top priority in the preparation and execution of our coverage.”
Kick-off is at 20:30 with DAZN’s presentation beginning at 20:15 CET. Lukas Schönmüller will present the programme, with punditry from Ralph Gunesch and Uli Hebel is the commentator. Alexander Schlüter will conduct pitch-side interviews at the Berlin Olympic Stadium. The Bundesliga continues on DAZN on Sunday 24 May, with the game between FC Schalke 04 and FC Augsburg.
Confirmed schedule of live Bundesliga matches available on DAZN:
• MD 27, Friday, 22.5, 20:30: Hertha BSC – 1 FC Union Berlin
• MD 27, Sunday, 24.5, 13:30: FC Schalke 04 – FC Augsburg
• MD 28, Wednesday, 27.5, 18:30: RB Leipzig – Hertha BSC
• MD 29, Friday, 29.5, 20:30: Sport-Club Freiburg – Bayer 04 Leverkusen
• MD 29, Monday, 01.06, 20:30: 1 FC Cologne – RB Leipzig
• MD30, Friday, 05.06, 20:30: Sport-Club Freiburg – Borussia Mönchengladbach
• MD30, Sunday, 07.06, 13:30: SV Werder Bremen – VfL Wolfsburg
• MD31, Friday, 12.06, 20:30: TSG Hoffenheim – RB Leipzig
• MD32, Wednesday, 17.06, 18:30: Eintracht Frankfurt – FC Schalke 04
In addition to the live matches, DAZN will continue to provide highlights of all Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 games on the platform, just 40 minutes after the final whistle.