In addition to Prime Video, Amazon is going to broadcast some matches of Premier League, on Twitch.
A few weeks ago, Amazon also formalized its commitment to disseminate, free of charge, a total of four matches in the Premier League. Indeed, unlike France, England has re-launched its national championship football, the Premier League, on 17 June. In total, there are 92 matches must be played in the Premier League 2020.
The Premier League broadcast… on Twitch !
Today, Amazon gives more details about the broadcast of the matches of the Premier League on its channels. We learn, therefore, that viewers in uk will be able to connect to Twitch, as early as 29 June, to enjoy free of charge the broadcast of the match between Crystal Palace at Burnley. It should be noted that the chat will be of the party, and that the spectators will thus be able to react live. Added to this is also a spread, free always, via Premium Video.
The rest of the schedule will include the following sessions : Everton against Southampton (6 July) and Watford against Newcastle (July 11). It is not yet known what will be the fourth game released by Amazon.
Of course, coronavirus forces, stadiums will be empty, but you can still enjoy an atmosphere of virtual sound, dubbed ” Stadium Atmosphere “. Remember that in Spain, it has recently experienced a system that also includes in the display a ” fake audience “, for a result all in all very amazing…
This is obviously the first time that Amazon is going to broadcast the matches of Premier League via Twitch, a broadcast platform that the american giant has purchased in 2014 to almost one billion dollars. Recall that the group Sky Sports had also confirmed its willingness to broadcast 25 of her 64 matches in the clear on the string Pick, while the BBC will also broadcast free of charge a total of 4 matches, a great first… since 1988 !