Samsung India has been announced as the presenting sponsor for broadcast of the 26th Season of the Premier League. Star Sports will bring live matches to football fans in India on Star Sports Select and Star Sports Select HD, e4m has reported.
Chesea FC will be battling it out to defend their title as the Premier League season spreads from August 12, 2017 to May 13, 2018.
Star Sports will be bringing various “add on” services for a superior experience of watching the Premier League action this 2017-18 season. The Star Sports Select Add On service, available on Tata Sky, will offer a range of choices to view live matches, tactical feeds and match highlights to choose from this year’s PL broadcast.
Star has been bringing the Premier League action to football lovers in India for over a decade now.
A Star India spokesperson said, “Star Sports has been dedicated to bring the Premier League to the Indian football fans, over the past decade. We are delighted to welcome Samsung on-board, as presenting sponsor for the broadcast of world’s most followed football league. This partnership reflects our resolute endeavour to bring the best of international sports on Star Sports Select. Samsung and Star Sports have a shared commitment to nurture sports in India, and we are keen to keep fans engaged during the entire season of the tournament.”
“Sport is a great way to connect with audiences and Premier League is surely at the top of the viewing charts for football fans in India. We are happy to come on board as the Presenting Sponsor for the Broadcast of the exciting new season of high-quality football,” said Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
The 2017-18 Premier League action will be available live in India on Star Sports Select and Star Sports Select HD, from August 12 onwards.