Movistar + and DAZN have announced this Wednesday an alliance by which the online sports content broadcasting platform will be integrated into Telefónica's television offer, while subscribers of the second in Spain will be able to watch the Formula One World Cup until 2023.
In this way, Movistar + subscribers will be able to access competitions offered by DAZN such as the motorcycle championship MotoGP, the English Premier League for football, the Euroleague and Eurocup for basketball, the Copa del Rey for football or the Copa Libertadores, on two channels (DAZN 1 and DAZN 2) that will be included from Thursday 21 in the premium package and Formula 1 of the Telefónica platform.
Likewise, Movistar + will integrate DAZN into its service, as is already the case with other digital content platforms, such as Netflix and Disney +, a process that will be completed "throughout this year", according to the joint statement of both companies.
On the part of DAZN, its subscribers will add Formula One thanks to this agreement, on a specific channel within the platform called DAZN F1, with which The British platform ensures the broadcast of the single-seater championship in Spain until 2023.
"This alliance with DAZN reinforces our sports offer and it will enrich the experience of all sports fans ", assured the president of Telefónica Spain, Emilio Gayo.
DAZN co-CEO James Rushton highlighted that this agreement is "a great example of how entertainment platforms and operators can collaborate to provide a more satisfying and intuitive experience for sports fans " and added that including Formula One will make its platform "the reference for motorsport fans in Spain."