TuneIn Adds Additional Bundesliga Coverage to Growing Football Offering
TuneIn Will Offer English and German Coverage of Bundesliga to Fans Worldwide
PALO ALTO, Calif. (August 20, 2014) – TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, today announced expanded coverage of the German premier football league, Bundesliga, starting with the opening match between FC Bayern München (2013/14 Champions) and VfL Wolfsburg on Friday 22nd August 20:30 CET. TuneIn fans worldwide will be able to listen to Germany’s top players and clubs via Bundesliga’s official TuneIn Channels while fans in German speaking countries can enjoy SPORT1.fm, the network sanctioned by Bundesliga for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
SPORT1.fm (German language content) broadcasts every single match of Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 live each week. These matches are broadcasted both individually and, in case of parallel matches, in conference mode − allowing fans to access their team’s live commentary even if their match is scheduled at the same time as other live matches.
The Bundesliga German Channel provides live coverage of the best Bundesliga matches globally beyond the SPORT1.fm footprint. Exclusively on TuneIn, the Bundesliga English Channel will have three live top matches per week. TuneIn has significantly increased its Bundesliga coverage this season, offering worldwide coverage and more games to be available in both German and English every week.
This has already been a big year for football on TuneIn – the 2014 World Cup became TuneIn’s biggest, single listening event to date, with 10.5 million people from around the world using TuneIn to listen live to the World Cup. Bundesliga is the best-attended football league in the world with over 42,000 spectators on average per match. With TuneIn, fans worldwide can now hear live games, replays and more on TuneIn’s 24/7 Bundesliga channels.
TuneIn is free and available anywhere in the world, on over 200 platforms ranging from mobile phones and tablets, to smart TVs and vehicles. To listen, simply search “Bundesliga” on the free TuneIn Radio app or online at tunein.com.
TuneIn is the most popular way to listen to real radio from around the world. With over 50 million monthly active users, TuneIn lets people listen to the world's sports, news, talk, and music from wherever they are. TuneIn has over 100,000 radio stations and more than four million on-demand programs streaming from every continent, and is available across 200+ connected devices. TuneIn has venture funding from IVP, Sequoia Capital, Google Ventures, General Catalyst Partners, and Jafco Ventures, and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.