Singtel clinches BPL broadcast rights for another 3 years

Singtel has secured the broadcast rights to all Barclays Premier League matches for the next three seasons commencing August 2016.

Singtel has been airing the Premier League since the start of the 2010/2011 season.

Yuen Kuan Moon, chief executive officer, consumer Singapore, Singtel said viewers can be assured that their football experience stays uninterrupted at rates that remain affordable.

Yuen added, “Since the beginning, our aim was to bring the Premier League and other football properties to as many Singaporeans as possible. Football is for everyone and we intend to work with all relevant parties to make sure fans get access to the best League experience.”

Currently, Singtel TV offers a wide range of otherfootball content such as UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, FA Cup, Capital One Cup, Italian Serie A and more. Live match action is complemented by locally-produced sports programmes with up-to-date news and commentary. Through Singtel TV and the Singtel TV Go app, sports fans are able to watch their matches wirelessly.

Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore said: “We are very pleased that Singtel has again chosen to invest in Premier League broadcasting rights in Singapore. Singtel currently provides excellent coverage of the Barclays Premier League to fans across the country and we look forward to working with them for another three seasons.”