Swisscom, Discovery extend long-term partnership4 July 2017
Swisscom and Discovery Networks Deutschland have extended their long-term partnership, with the pair now additionally providing new premium content and a sports streaming service.
The entire Discovery portfolio – including newly-acquired premium live sport on Eurosport – will be accessible to Swisscom viewers. Subscribers will now have access to the Eurosport Player in Switzerland for a discounted price, offering coverage of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 and 40 exclusive Bundesliga matches a season.
Discovery’s factual entertainment channels will still be available as Italian language versions, with Eurosport 1 and Eurosport 2 additionally in German and French.
Alberto Horta, VP, strategy and commercial development, Discovery Networks Germany, said: “We’re pleased to build on our partnership agreement and now also offer all Swisscom and Teleclub customers a discounted rate to Eurosport Player, delivering premium locally relevant sports content to consumers at home, online and on the go.”