Christiano Ronaldo’s debut game for Italian giants Juventus will be streamed live by Facebook Eleven Sport Facebook’s page.
Christiano Ronaldo who recently joined Juventus from Real Madrid will play Chievo come August 18th in their opening game of the season.
Eleven Sport have acquired Serie A and LA Liga broadcasting rights and the channel have struck a deal with Facebook to broadcast one game per week for free on Facebook. The first game to be aired will be that of Christiano Ronaldo’s debut.
LA Liga season kicking off early, Facebook will stream Girona vs Real Valladolid on Friday 17th.
Denny Menken the Managing Director of Eleven Sports made a public statement on their new partnership with Facebook as they diverse audience.
Mr. Menken’s further said their aim is to serve fan communities and develop interactions and engagement around the content.
Facebook on the other hand were very happy to partner with Eleven Sport making them the first free to air home in U.K and Ireland