PCCW Media has secured the exclusive rights of Premier League for the broadcast of the 2019/20 to 2021/22 Premier League seasons in Hong Kong.
PCCW Media’s now TV is the current broadcaster of Premier League in the city. In a press release, Now TV said in the upcoming three seasons, it will continue to be the exclusive licensed broadcaster in Hong Kong delivering live coverage of all 380 matches per season. Also, a total of 76 matches will be delivered in 4K per season through the Now One set-top box. Customers can also enjoy matches on-the-go via the Now Player app or relive matches using Now TV’s Video-on-Demand service.
“We are pleased to extend our long-time partnership with Premier League for the coming three seasons exclusively in Hong Kong. PCCW Media has once again acquired all rights to the live Premier League matches with pay-TV, free TV and OTT rights. Being Hong Kong’s home of sports, the continued broadcast of the Premier League and the introduction of matches live in 4K reaffirmed our commitment to bringing the world’s best sports actions to our customers,” said Janice Lee, managing director of PCCW Media Group.
“We know that Hong Kong has many passionate fans of Premier League and our clubs, and PCCW Media does an excellent job making the competition available to them. We are very pleased to continue our partnership with PCCW Media and look forward to working with them for the next three seasons,” said Paul Molnar, director of broadcasting, Premier League.