BT Sport 'mean business' with Champions League deal

Former footballer and Match of the Day host Gary Lineker believes BT Sport "means business" after the company announced a £897 million deal to broadcast live coverage of Champions League and Europa League games.


Seems @btsport mean business. Securing the rights to the Champions League shows real ambition and an understanding of the power of football.

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BT Sport secure Uefa TV deal

BT Sport has confirmed it has secured exclusive television rights of both the Champions League and the Europa League for three years from 2015, after talks with Uefa.