English Premier League’s top flight club, Manchester City unveils its own global over-the-top streaming subscription platform.
Man city for TV, which available to download worldwide for 1.99 euro per month, will kick off with live streaming coverage of the Premier league club’s upcoming pre-season fixtures in Hong Kong and Yokohoma, Japan.
Going forward, the new platform will house full match replays of all of city’s broadcasted men’s and women’s games 24 hours after they have been played. It will also be populated with interviews, press conferences, CityTv documentaries and archive footage.
In addition, fans who sign up to the platform will be able to watch live coverage of city’s women’s and academy team games. The service, which is available for an initial 30-day free trial, has launched with an exclusive four-part mini-series titled ‘Fight till the end’, which saw city claim consecutive Premier league titles.
Nuria Tarre, chief marketing officer at city football group said, “We want to provide our global fan base with new, flexible ways to watch our content, so we are excited to be adding yet another option to the portfolio. By becoming a central hub for Manchester city content, as with so many of media initiatives in recent years, we want Man City for TV to push the boundaries in technology and sports consumption and provide an immersive entertainment experience for our loyal fan base, wherever they are.”