Advertising on sports TV channels or around key events enables brands to be seen by a massive audience, with live sport broadcasts bringing in millions of viewers across the world. It can be key on a plan as a general campaign to engage with a specific sporting audience. It also lends itself to key spot buys during high impact events or live broadcasts with large audience numbers.
Sky Sports is the dominant subscription-based TV sports brand in Europe, with its UK offering featuring five extremely popular premium live sports channels. It airs many of the world’s major sporting events and competitions, broadcasting everything from top-flight football and tennis to Formula 1 and NFL. Since 1992, it has been the home of the majority of Barclays Premier League matches – the world’s most-watched football league featuring some of the most famous teams on the planet including Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea. It also broadcasts matches from Spain’s La Liga, home to Real Madrid and FC Barcelona. Advertising on Sky Sports can showcase your brand to a huge following on one of the world’s most popular sports networks.
BT Sport is a group of sports TV channels which broadcast across the United Kingdom and Ireland, and is the exclusive home to some of the world’s most popular sports and competitions. As well as broadcasting Barclays Premier League football matches, BT Sport is the exclusive broadcaster of matches from Europe’s premier club football competition, the UEFA Champions League. It also shows live football from the UEFA Europa League, FA Cup and several European domestic leagues. Rugby union, motorsport, NBA and MLB are also popular features of its extensive programming. Advertising on BT Sport offers businesses the chance to be a part of a station which continues to grow in popularity and expand its coverage.
Sky Sports News HQ 24 hour news service is broadcast across the United Kingdom, Ireland and Nordic countries.It features non-stop reporting of the latest sports news and events, with regular programmes such as Soccer Saturday providing real-time score updates of football matches around the UK. Advertising on Sky Sports News HQ can ensure that your business and products reach an audience in a relaxed environment, with the majority of viewers watching the channel in their spare time.
EuroSport (Pan-European television sports network)– which also broadcasts across Asia – is home to a range of popular global sporting events. The network of channels is available in 54 countries in 20 different languages. Advertising on Eurosport can offer your brand or business exposure on a network with availability across the globe on terrestrial, satellite and cable and online streaming platforms.
Racing UK is a subscription-based service which is available across Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media and UPC platforms. It broadcasts live events from some of the country’s most famous racecourses. Racing UK also broadcasts certain events free of charge, with a potential reach of 12 million homes. It is also available in 3,500 pubs and clubs in the UK.
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