Agreement DAZN - Sky: from September 20 comes the channel DAZN1 on satellite. Here's what you can see, who can subscribe and how much it costs
After unofficial news and dry denials, came the news that many were waiting for: DAZN and Sky have closed an agreement that will allow users of the satellite broadcaster to see the best of the platform on demand on their TV. The agreement provides for the creation of the channel DAZN1 that will be available to all Sky customers, but under certain conditions. The transmission of the channel will begin on September 20.
What does the agreement between DAZN and Sky? The creation of the channel DAZN1 that will be available at number 209 and will broadcast the best of the programming of the online platform. The three matches that DAZN has exclusively for each day of the 2019-2020 Serie A championship and two Serie B matches will definitely be broadcast. In addition, DAZN also has the rights to Ligue 1 and Spanish La Liga. We do not exclude that matches such as Barcelona - Real Madrid and the Madrid derby will also be broadcast on the new satellite channel. Who will be able to use the DAZN1 channel? All customers with Sky Q, My Sky HD and SkyHD who subscribe online offer Sky-DAZN and activate the DAZN account. How to do it? From the Do It Yourself section of your personal area.
What is DAZN 1
DAZN1 is the Sky channel that will broadcast the best programming of the platform on demand. DAZN 1 will be available to Sky customers until June 30, 2021 at number 209.
What will DAZN 1 broadcast
Sky customers will be able to see the best of DAZN's programming including the three Serie A matches that the service broadcasts exclusively each day of the championship and two Serie B matches. DAZN also has rights to Spanish La Liga, Ligue 1, the World Rally Championship and the best UFC matches.
Who can subscribe to the Sky-DAZN offer
The DAZN1 channel is available to all Sky customers with a Sky Q, MySky HD and Sky HD decoder.
How much does it cost to subscribe to the channel DAZN1
Good news for those who are Sky customers for at least three years and is subscribed to both the Sports and Football package: the channel DAZN1 is free until June 30, 2021. Sky will pay the subscription DAZN. For other subscribers, the Sky-DAZN offer will have dedicated conditions: the cost of the subscription is € 7.99 per month instead of € 9.99. The first three months will be paid for by Sky.
How to subscribe to the Sky-DAZN offer
To activate the DAZN 1 channel the procedure is all online. You need to access the Do It Yourself section of your personal Sky profile through the website or the application, click on Promotions and then on Sky-DAZN Offer. At this you need to enter your phone number to receive an SMS with the promotional code. In addition to the code there will also be a link to open to enter your personal data and create your account on DAZN. During the registration process you will have to enter the promotional code to get DAZN for free or at a discounted price until June 30, 2021.
Those, however, who are already DAZN customers, will have to follow the same procedure, but instead of creating a new profile will have to log in with their DAZN credentials and enter the promotional code. Automatically the cost of the subscription will be free or will increase to 7.99 euros, depending on your Sky subscription.
It will be possible to subscribe to the Sky-DAZN offer from September 4, 2019.