Toggle & Eleven Sports Sign Content Deal
The addition of Toggle Sports will bring highly rated Premier League, international football and other live sports to viewers.
Singapore – Following the success of a recent partnership to provide UEFA EURO 2016 to local football fans, Toggle and ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK have inked a landmark, multi-year partnership to offer a selection of the highly popular Premier League, as well as a wide range of international football and other sports content anytime, anywhere.
ELEVEN’s coverage of Premier League on Toggle, Mediacorp’s over-the-top service, will be specially curated making a selection of highly rated matches available to football fans, with three live matches and three delayed matches each match week.
This will include eight premium clashes between the most popular clubs like Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea.
- Liverpool (Home) vs Manchester United (Away)
- Manchester United (Home) vs Arsenal (Away)
- Chelsea (Home) vs Manchester United (Away)
- Manchester United (Home) vs Manchester City (Away)
- Liverpool (Home) vs Arsenal (Away)
- Chelsea (Home) v Liverpool (Away)
- Manchester City (Home) vs Arsenal (Away)
- Chelsea (Home) vs Manchester City (Away)
ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK’s coverage on Toggle will include live studio shows hosted by award-winning resident presenter Richard Lenton, match previews, reviews and highlights.
Football fans can also look forward to the best of English football and other popular live competitions, including:
- Italian Serie A TIM
- Emirates FA Cup
- English Football League Cup (EFL Cup)
- English Football League (EFL)
- England international home friendlies
- Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL)
- CONMEBOL 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers
Viewers can access these live Premier League matches on Toggle on the Eleven Plus channel, available in August. Two 24/7 sports channels, Eleven and Eleven Sports, will feature the other football content as well as live sports such as ATP250 tennis events, ITTF World Tour and the Badminton Asia Championships, from 1 July.
Viewers have the benefit of subscribing directly to sports content without having to subscribe to other content packages first. As an added bonus, viewers who sign up for the new channels on a one-year contract during the current UEFA EURO 2016 period (until 11 July 2016) will receive a free subscription to all remaining matches in the knock-out stages, and one-month subscription waiver of the three new channels.
Toggle Sports is available in HD quality without the need for a set-top box, giving fans the flexibility to access the matches anywhere on-the-go and on multiple screens. Supported devices currently include:
- mobile devices (iOS and Android smartphones and tablets)
- laptops and desktops
- Android TV’s supporting Google Cast
- all other TV’s connected via Chromecast devices.
Additional devices will soon be introduced to provide a wide variety of viewing options such as:
- Smart TV’s using the Toggle app (selected Samsung and LG Smart TV’s)
- Apple TV (Gen 4)
- TV’s supporting Toggle Red Button service
“We hope to make Toggle Sports a huge win for sports fans,” said Mr Anil Nihalani, Head of Connected Media at Mediacorp. “Our goal is to become the home of compulsory viewing for fans of international football and other exciting sports.”
“We are delighted to have sealed this partnership with Mediacorp to bring even more of our world-class sports content to Toggle viewers,” said Mr Joyee Biswas, Asia Managing Director, ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK. “We are always looking to expand ELEVEN’s reach in Singapore and Asia to ensure our premium sports action is available to as many sports fans as possible.”
Toggle Sports subscription package, Sports Mania Pass will include the following price plans:
a. $19.90 per month for one-year contract (payable monthly), includes complimentary UEFA EURO 2016. Additionally, subscribers who sign up before 11 July enjoy one-month subscription waiver for this price plan.
b. $214.90 for one-year contract (payable up front), includes complimentary UEFA EURO 2016
c. $24.90 per month, with no contract tie-in
d. $24.90 per month for one-year contract (with pre-payment of $298.80 up front), includes both complimentary UEFA EURO 2016 and 12-mth subscription to Toggle Prime.
All prices quoted above are inclusive of GST.