LIVE GLOBAL COVERAGE OF THE UEFA WOMEN’S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE RESUMES ON DAZN AND YOUTUBE
DAZN has joined Women in Football (WIF), to take action and pledge to improve the landscape for gender equality in football broadcasting, as part of their new campaign #GetOnside.
Just ahead of today’s highly-anticipated group stage kickoff, adidas has been announced as the exclusive global sponsor of UEFA Women’s Champions League coverage for sports streaming platform and global broadcaster DAZN as well as partner YouTube. This marks the first global sponsorship of the landmark multi-year broadcast partnership between UEFA, DAZN and YouTube and will exclusively span all 61 live matches from Matchday 1 through to the finals in May.
With the group stage of the UEFA Women’s Champions League officially kicking off, global sports streaming platform and host broadcaster DAZN together with partner YouTube are thrilled to begin live broadcast coverage for fans around the world, marking the official start to the landmark multi-year deal announced earlier this year. From tomorrow 5 October through to the finals in May, all 61 matches will be available live on DAZN and free globally on DAZN’s new UEFA Women’s Champions League YouTube channel.
Sports streaming platform DAZN and pledge-based social impact football movement Common Goal have united in a global partnership to jointly tackle some of the most vital issues of our times. The partnership stems from a shared belief that sport can be a catalyst for social change as well as a deep-rooted “common goal” – a mission to drive long-term, solution-oriented change around critical issues at the intersection of sport and society.
As licensed establishments across Canada are welcoming back patrons and some of the best soccer competitions kick off around the world, Guinness, in partnership with DAZN, is bringing the world of soccer to participating bars and restaurants in Ontario with live sports via DAZN. Customers of these participating bars and restaurants will be able to enjoy live sports including every single Premier League, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Women’s Champions League, and Europa League match as well as men’s and women’s rugby.
DAZN, the leading global sports streaming platform, has acquired global rights to broadcast the UEFA Women’s Champions League and has been awarded host broadcaster duties for the next four seasons, from 2021-25. As part of this landmark agreement, to further grow the sport, DAZN has also entered into a groundbreaking partnership with YouTube that will make the competition live and free for fans around the world for the first time. This trailblazing move marks the first time UEFA has centralized all Women’s Champions League matches globally.
DAZN’s Chief Customer & Innovation Officer, Veronica Diquattro, spoke on the innovation and technology panel at this year’s event to an audience of budding entrepreneurs about her career so far, the gender gap and future opportunities for women in business.