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Uefa has signed a groundbreaking rights deal for the Women’s Champions League that can imply the competitors is streamed live for free all over the world for the subsequent 4 years.

The international sports activities platform Dazn has been awarded the newly centralised rights for the group stage onwards and has entered right into a partnership with YouTube to make sure the competitors might be freely accessible to look at all over the world, excluding the Middle East, North Africa and China, the place they’ve rights to clips and highlights, for the primary time.

For the primary two seasons all 61 video games might be accessible to look at on Dazn and for free on a brand new devoted Dazn Women’s Champions League YouTube channel. For the 2023-25 seasons all 61 video games might be proven by Dazn and 19 might be accessible for free on YouTube.

Lyon’s Ada Hegerberg, the all-time Women’s Champions League prime-scorer, applauded the deal. “We are finally being given something we’ve asked for for a long time,” the Norwegian ahead stated. “It’s about time women’s football got this kind of exposure!

“For years, people have struggled to have access to our games, wherever they were living. Now, they have the unique opportunity to watch all over the world if they’d like to. The game is opening up to millions, potentially billions, which is unprecedented.”

Lyon’s Ada Hegerberg celebrates making it 3-0 in the 2019 Champions League final against Barcelona
Lyon’s Ada Hegerberg celebrates making it 3-0 within the 2019 Champions League ultimate towards Barcelona. She says: ‘It’s about time girls’s soccer acquired this sort of publicity!’ Photograph: Matthew Ashton – AMA/Getty Images

Uefa’s head of girls’s soccer, Nadine Kessler, stated: “Such visibility changes everything, as the best female players and best women’s teams in the world can inspire more young girls and boys to fall in love with this sport. Together we are all bringing women’s football to the world and everyone who will tune in will truly make a difference to something bigger.”

The settlement is without doubt one of the largest broadcast offers in girls’s membership soccer historical past and to announce the deal Dazn launched a short video directed by the multi-award winner Alyssa Boni and with the voiceover by the British rapper Flohio referred to as We All Rise With More Eyes, which goals to focus on the large influence the elevated visibility will convey to girls’s soccer.

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“Dazn is thrilled to be the new global broadcaster for Uefa Women’s Champions League,” stated Dazn Group’s co-chief government James Ruston. “Dazn was founded with a vision of making premium sports more accessible, and what’s more accessible than centralised rights for the first time and all matches free on YouTube?

“Overnight, this will make the best women’s football easier to watch around the world. Along the way, we look forward to elevating live broadcast production, extending existing Dazn content franchises and unveiling new shows that showcase the breadth and brilliance of women’s football.”

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