In a bid to bolster its television content offering, Fox Sports Asia has struck a broadcast partnership with Tottenham Hotspur Football Club. As a result of the two-year deal, the club’s weekly highlights programme, “Spurs TV”, will be broadcast exclusively across various Fox Sports channels.
This includes Fox Sports, Fox Sports 2, Fox Sports 3 channels and the Fox Sports digital network in Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Mongolia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam over the 2017 to 2018 and 2018 to 2019 seasons.
“Spurs TV” spans three hours and is shown weekly and features highlights of the best Spurs performances from the English Premier League, UEFA Champions League, The FA Cup and EFL Cup. Moreover, Fox will also broadcast “Spurs TV Original”, giving fans access to exclusive behind the scenes of the club when it is training.
“We are pleased to be partnering with Fox Sports, a broadcaster with a great track record of producing high quality football output across Asia. As our supporter base in the region continues to grow, we hope this relationship will help bring our fans even closer to the Club as well as attracting many more to follow us,” Aidan Mullally, head of business development at Tottenham Hotspur, said.
“This agreement is a core part of our new English football initiative that will deliver a uniquely compelling offering to viewers and advertisers in the region”, Italo Zanzi, executive vice president and managing director, Sports, APAC and the Middle East, Fox Networks Group, said.