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Eurosport to launch as part of Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria

17 August 2017
Eurosport to launch as part of Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria

Discovery Communications has signed a deal to launch Eurosport Player as part of Amazon Channels in Germany and Austria.

Amazon Prime members will be able to access all Eurosport’s premium sport events, including exclusive Bundesliga football matches every Friday.

It also means the likes of the Australian Open, Roland Garros, US Open, MotoGP and the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 will be available both live and on demand from the Eurosport Player channel.

Eurosport Player will be available through the Prime Video app on Smart TVs, mobile iOS- and Android powered devices and Fire tablets, as well as Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick.

Susanne Aigner-Drews, SVP  and general manager GSA, said: “Discovery is excited to partner with Amazon to bring our premium sport to new and existing fans.  This partnership helps us to deliver the ambition to give fans the opportunity to watch the teams and players they love, live through Amazon Channels.”

“We are delighted to offer our millions of Prime members in Germany and Austria access to live premium sports, including Bundesliga football on Eurosport Player via Amazon Channels,” added Alex Green, managing director of Amazon Channels Europe.

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