GolTV to broadcast the Dutch Eredivisie

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

GolTV, the nation’s only independent bilingual soccer network delivering the most sought-after international futbol, has secured broadcast rights to the Eredivisie (Dutch pronunciation – ˈeː.rə.di.ˌvi.zi), the highest futbol league in the Netherlands. The Eredivisie league, also known ad the “Honorary Division”, will strengthen GolTV’s European soccer portfolio with exclusive live matches every weekend starting in its new season this August.

For over a decade the Netherlands has consistently ranked among the top ten nations in the FIFA Rankings. “With the addition of the Netherlands, GolTV now has three of the top five ranked countries in its weekly lineup,” said Constantino Voulgaris, GolTV’s EVP of Programming and New Business Development; “GolTV is committed to providing top quality leagues and the Eredivisie is definitely one to follow.” The league consists of 18 clubs and holds 6 Champions League titles; AFC Ajax are the current Eredivisie league champions and hold the most championships with a total of 32 national titles “The Eredivisie league has some of the best players in professional futbol and we are excited to offer this first-class UEFA property to our subscribers and media partners.”

In addition to the Netherlands, GolTV also delivers exclusive league action from Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Mexico, and Uruguay as well as European World cup qualifiers, International FIFA matches and tournaments.

GolTV’s current programming and media kit are available online at http://www.goltv.tv

About GolTV

GolTV is the only bilingual TV network dedicated to the soccer enthusiast, providing live coverage of the world’s most exciting professional soccer, entertainment programs and weekly highlight shows. GolTV is nationally distributed across multiple cable and satellite providers in full HD. You can also find fresh soccer content on GolTV’s social media pages and online at http://www.goltv.tv.

source : http://news.yahoo.com/goltv-broadcast-dutch-eredivisie-100000611.html