Sport1+ secures German NFL rights

Jörn Krieger | 06-09-2012

German pay-TV channel Sport1+ will continue to screen the games of National Football League (NFL) live in Germany.
The broadcaster acquired the rights for the next three years including the 2014/15 season; financial details have not been disclosed.

Sport1+ will show up to four matches of the US league live per week – on Sport1+ HD in high-definition. All games will be transmitted with German-language commentary.

In the 2012/13 season, the channel will broadcast up to 80 games live including the Super Bowl XLVII on 3 February 2013.