Tencent picks up package of Bundesliga rights

Chinese online streaming service to show German soccer for next three years.

Tencent picks up package of Bundesliga rights

Chinese online streaming service Tencent has acquired a package of live broadcast rights to the Bundesliga for the next three years in China.

Tencent will show 204 matches (six each round) of Germany’s elite club soccer league per season via its various platforms, including desktop, PC and mobile applications.

In addition, the online broadcaster will show highlights of all matches and ten Bundesliga documentaries each season.