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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…



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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…



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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…



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Hemna Juneja, Perform’s Head of Application Support, shortlisted for WeAreTechWomen’s TechWomen50 Awards

Congratulations to Hemna Juneja, Perform’s Head of Application Support, who has been shortlisted for WeAreTechWomen’s TechWomen50 Awards The TechWomen50 awards are the first of their kind to focus solely on the female tech talent pipeline and recognise the impact of champions, companies and networks that are leading the way. Hemna is an intensity techno functional…



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Betsson Group live with Opta 3D football visualisation

Betsson Group has become the first sportsbook operator to integrate Perform Content’s new Opta 3D football visualisation product. Customers from all Betsson brands, including Betsafe in the UK, now have access to Opta’s highly detailed and captivating live visualisations for the Premier League and 60 of the top European and global leagues and competitions; the…



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Perform Group Wins in Three Categories at TV Sport Awards

Perform celebrates its 10-year anniversary by completing a hat-trick at the TV Sports Awards!   The TV Sports Awards (TVSA) were hosted on Monday 23rd October in Monaco,  honouring the best work in the sport media industry. John Gleasure (Chief Commercial Officer, DAZN) walked away with the Media Executive of the Year award, Perform Group…



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Perform Group has today announced the acquisition of sports technology company, Scout7

Over the past 16 years, Scout7 have been at the forefront of the professional football technological revolution. At present, they service over 230 clients around the world, providing bespoke, multi-platform scouting and recruitment solutions, which are constantly being enhanced as they look to meet the ever-changing demands of forward-thinking clubs and football associations. OptaPro, Perform…



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Perform and IMG awarded Conmebol commercial rights

IMG and Perform were today jointly awarded the contract to advise Conmebol on their commercial rights for club competitions – Conmebol Libertadores, Conmebol Sudamericana and Conmebol Recopa, as well as additional tournaments – for 2019-2022. Both companies set up a one-off 50/50 joint venture to bid for the business providing the best resources and expertise…



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Perform adds professional commentary services with ICS

  Professional commentary services with Independent Content Services Ltd (ICS) complements Perform’s Custom Betting Commentary product. Following last month’s launch of Custom Betting Commentary with Unibet, Perform has partnered exclusively with ICS, to offer clients professional betting commentary through its Custom Betting Commentary product, on any match available in Perform’s live streaming portfolio (20,000+ per…



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Perform Group launches 3D upgrade to their Opta-Powered Football Match Visualisation

The industry’s most detailed and precise live-ball-tracking football visualisation has been rebuilt to provide unrivalled insight into matches as they happen. Data experts from Opta accurately track ball movement and every player on the ball. This data, already used by sports broadcasters, digital media outlets and clubs to evaluate and understand player performance, is now…