February 13, 2018 / 6:43 PM / 10 months ago

BRIEF-BT Sport Retains Live UK Premier League Rights For 3 More Years From 2019/20 Season​

Feb 14 (Reuters) - BT Group Plc:

* ‍BT SPORT RETAINS LIVE UK PREMIER LEAGUE RIGHTS FOR THREE MORE YEARS FROM 2019/20 SEASON​

* ‍RIGHTS WILL COST £295M PER SEASON FOR 32 GAMES.​

* ‍DEPOSIT OF £26.5M IS PAYABLE THIS MONTH FOLLOWED BY SIX INSTALMENTS OF AROUND £145M STARTING IN JULY 2019, PAYABLE EVERY SIX MONTHS UNTIL DEC 2021​

* ‍PREMIER LEAGUE AUCTION REMAINS ONGOING AND BT WILL CONTINUE TO ENGAGE WITH PREMIER LEAGUE REGARDING REMAINING RIGHTS.​ Further company coverage:

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