Africa’s frontline digital television platform, StarTimes has acquired exclusive broadcast rights across Africa, to beam the Copa America Centenario live to its subscribers.
The Pay TV firm, Thursday in Lagos, announced that it has signed a fresh deal to beam the much anticipated Copa America Special Centenario edition live all over Africa.
The landmark edition which commemorates 100 years existence of Copa America and slated for June 3 through 26 in United States of America will glue viewers to their seats and have them thrilled all the way as most of the superstars playing in European clubs will be in action at the championship with 32 countries competing in games across 10 cities.
Aside enjoying superstars like Lionel Messi, Luiz Suarez, Sergi Aguero, Sanchez and others in action, StarTimes viewers stand the chance to predict and win fantastic prizes likes cash, LED Digital Television with inbuilt decoders, Projector Television sets, telcom recharge cards and other prizes.
There will be various programs on radio, television, online, on StarTimes App and social media platforms like facebook and twitter through which Nigerians can participate and win.
The Copa America 2016 will be enjoyed exclusively on StarTimes sports channels, including ST World Football (Channel 254) and ST Sports Focus (Channel 250), all on StarTimes digital terrestrial and digital satellite platforms.
Commenting on the feat, Marketing Director, StarTimes Nigeria, Oludare Kafar, said “StarTimes is very excited to bring Copa America Special Centenario edition onto the platform and believes the various matches will provide sport loving subscribers with some high quality entertainment.
“This is a historic moment for the championship and will contribute greatly to the development and followership of professional football within the African continent. We are excited to feed the appetite of football lovers all across Africa and are particularly glad that our viewers can enjoy all the games in its HD glamour and be a part by participating in our prediction games and winning fantastic prizes on StarTimes App and social media platforms”, he stated.