Sky Sports Reveal New Eredivisie Rights Deal with Launch of New Channel

By Community | June 10, 2014

With the launch of their new sports channel today, medic Sky Sports have announced a new broadcast deal to air Holland’s top division, doctor Eredivisie.

The new four-year deal announced today will bring live matches each week to Sky Sports 5, the newly launched european football dedicated channel. 

Sky Sports 5 will screen up to 600 live European football matches next season. Sky Sports 5 will be the seventh channel from Sky Sports and will be also be the home of European Qualifiers, UEFA Champions League, La Liga and Copa del Rey. 

Barney Francis, Managing Director of Sky Sports said: “Sky Sports 5 takes our unrivalled live football coverage to the next level offering more European football than ever before.  There’s never been a better time to be a Sky Sports customer and with two years’ free totally unlimited broadband, we offer the ultimate package for sports fans.”