Mumbai: Eurosport and Eurosport HD India, the premium sports channels from the house of Discovery, have bagged the broadcasting rights for the upcoming FIFA-friendly matches of team India.
The Indian National Team who are currently in the United Arab Emirates will be playing 2 matches in the upcoming FIFA international friendlies on the 25th and 29th of this month where they take on Oman and the Host country of the United Arab Emirates.
Vijay Rajput, Senior Vice President – Affiliate sales and Product Distribution, Asia – India Sales & Distribution at Discovery Inc. and Head of Eurosport India said, “We are extremely delighted to have an opportunity to bring the fans close to the Indian national football team as they take on national duty after a long time. The Indian National Football team has been making giant progress and we can surely look forward to two thrilling, action-filled matches coming our way.”
Kushal Das, General Secretary – All India Football Federation (AIFF) said, “I am happy to announce that we have associated with Eurosport India as the official broadcaster for the upcoming FIFA international friendly matches of Team India. They are one of the most promising broadcasters and we look forward to performing well and giving the audience spectacular matches in the coming days.”
India vs Oman – 25th March 2021, Maktoum Bin Rashid Stadium – 19:15 Hrs (7:15 pm) IST on Eurosport HD
India vs UAE – 29th March, 2021,ZabeelStadium -21:45 Hrs (9:45 pm) IST on Eurosport and Eurosport HD