Sportradar extends data partnership with the Belgian Pro League
Sportradar is pleased to announce that its data partnership with the Belgian Pro League has been extended for two more seasons until the summer of 2016. Under the agreement, Sportradar will remain the “Official Sportsdata Partner of the Jupiler Pro League” and will be granted the rights to use, market and sub-license all pre-match and live data for the top tier of Belgian football to the worldwide betting market.
With this renewal, Sportradar and the Pro League are continuing their long lasting partnership. In addition to the full range of data solutions targeted at the betting industry and the company’s fraud prevention services, Sportradar will also supply the Belgian Pro League with content solution products that will enable it to improve the information and analysis provided to their media partners.
“Anyone who follows Belgian football or the rise to prominence of Belgian footballers worldwide will be only too aware of how exciting the sport has become in that country. We are delighted that the Belgian Pro League have decided to re-sign with us and have allowed us to support them as they develop the attractiveness of their football to the betting and the media markets worldwide. Our range of innovative and sophisticated products and services will enhance the attractiveness of the League to bookmakers, broadcasters and ultimately the fans”, said Sportradar CEO, Carsten Koerl,
Ludwig Sneyers, General Director of the Jupiler Pro League, added: “By unlocking the potential of all the data in our matches, we can provide more entertainment and more engagement for all our fans. This was our objective and Sportradar have been helping us do just that in recent years. They are a company always looking to protect, innovate and add value and we couldn’t be happier that they are staying part of our team for another two seasons.”
About the Belgian Pro League
The Belgian Pro League, or officially known as the Jupiler Pro League, is the top league competition for football clubs in Belgium. The most popular league in Belgium, it is contested by 16 clubs and operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the Belgian Second Division. Besides the organisation and planning of the most important football competition in Belgium, the Jupiler Pro League, the Pro League also assists its members in various matters, including legal, financial, broadcast and management affairs. The organisation also represents the interests of all Belgian professional clubs in front of the Royal Belgian Football Association as well as UEFA and FIFA. More>>