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DAZN becomes true ‘home of sport’ in Japan

It was a big week for fans of DAZN in Japan! DAZN last week entered into an exciting agreement with SoftBank, operator of live sports streaming service SportsNavi Live in Japan. The deal sees DAZN add more rights to the already impressive portfolio available in Japan. The announcement further cements DAZN’s place as the ‘home…



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Goal signs first eSports player

London, February 8, 2018 – Goal has increased its investment in eSports with the signing of its first eSports player. Graham “GrayzaGoal” McIntyre will represent Goal at FIFA 18 tournaments, playing on Xbox One, while Goal will work with McIntyre on FIFA content across their social channels and on Goal.com. McIntyre’s first tournament representing the…



Reuters partners with Opta to bring media customers expanded sports content

NEW YORK, JANUARY 23, 2018 – Reuters, the world’s largest international multimedia news provider, today announced that customers will now have access to expanded sports content through partnerships with Field Level Media and Opta. The new content from Field Level Media and Opta add to Reuters existing suite of global sports coverage. The addition of…



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A remarkable year of sport, reviewed

We review a remarkable year of sport Perform Content and its market leading sports content brands have operated at the cutting-edge and helped our global clients cover sport and engage audiences in new and innovative ways. Read our 2017 review below and see how we’ve covered a sensational year of sport. 16th-29th January An amazing…



Perform Group and TXODDS launch new partnership to protect the integrity of sports competitions and betting markets

Perform, the leading digital sports content and media group, has today announced a new integrity partnership with TXODDS, the real-time betting markets experts. The companies will collaborate on a variety of projects focused on protecting the integrity of sports competitions and betting markets. Perform and TXODDS will provide innovative new systems with unparalleled access to…



Perform Media Secures UK Digital Rights to FIFA Club World Cup

Online football media brand, Goal has announced that it will be broadcasting this year’s FIFA Club World Cup across social media, after its parent company, Perform Media, secured the exclusive UK digital rights to the 2017 and 2018 editions of the tournament. The deal means that UK-based fans of Real Madrid will be able to…



DAZN announces new partnership with FIBA Basketball

Toronto, ON (November 17, 2017) Leading live-streaming sports service DAZN announced today a five-year partnership deal with the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) in Canada. The agreement, which will run from 2017-2021, will see DAZN broadcast every Team Canada game from all FIBA’s Men’s and Women’s tournaments, as well as the Federation’s showcase events, the Women’s FIBA Basketball World…



Football DataCo unveils ground-breaking integrity strategy with Genius Sports and Perform Group

First-of-its-kind agreement to safeguard English and Scottish football from the threat of match-fixing (United Kingdom, London – 13 November, 2017) Football DataCo, the official data rights holder of all the professional football leagues in England and Scotland, has today announced a landmark integrity agreement with Genius Sports and Perform Group. The Genius Sports and Perform…