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Mediacorp partners beIN SPORTS to bring football and rugby action to Toggle

Singapore, 8 August 2019 – Sports fans in Singapore can get ready for an avalanche of heart-stopping football and rugby action from around the world come 8 August 2019. Mediacorp and beIN SPORTS have entered a partnership,  paving the way for thrilling sports programmes, such as the upcoming Rugby World Cup 2019 and matches from major international football leagues, to be hosted on Toggle, Mediacorp’s digital video platform.

Subscribers will be able to enjoy two packages: the beIN SPORTS Pass and the Rugby World Cup Pass, on any of their favourite devices instantly upon activation.

The beIN SPORTS Pass offers football lovers unlimited access to ‘live’ and on-demand matches from UEFA Champions League, Europa League, La Liga, Ligue 1, MLS, and more. Subscribers can choose from different tenured plans priced at S$9.98 per month or S$68.98 for an entire season.

Rugby fanatics, on the other hand, can opt for the Rugby World Cup Pass, which will screen all matches of the Rugby World Cup 2019, to be held in Japan from 20 September to 2 November. Customers who sign up from now till 31 August 2019 stand to enjoy an early bird price of S$68.98 (regular price $78.98). As an added bonus, all subscribers of the Rugby World Cup Pass will receive a complimentary beIN SPORTS Pass (valid till 30 November 2019).

Anil Nihalani, Mediacorp’s Head of Digital Products & Technology, said: “We are pleased to partner with beIN SPORTS, one of the world’s leading sports networks, to bring our customers an exciting selection of premium sports content. In addition, Toggle users enjoy the unrivalled convenience of instant activation and access to content on the widest range of devices, all without the hassle of set-top box installation.”

Mike Kerr, beIN ASIA PACIFIC’s Managing Director, said:  “I have had a great experience as a Toggle user, so I am naturally excited over our collaboration with Mediacorp to expand its sports offering.  Toggle is one of the most popular apps in Singapore, and through our partnership, local fans now have even more choices to fuel their appetite for live football content on beIN SPORTS.  As Toggle continues to widen its engagement and grow its user base, we are committed to delivering high-quality coverage and enhancing fans’ experience starting with the upcoming football season and Rugby World Cup 2019.”

Subscribers to the beIN SPORTS Pass and Rugby World Cup Pass who refer their friends to sign up stand a chance to win all-expense paid trips to watch a La Liga match in Spain and the quarter finals of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, respectively. More information on the referral contests and price plans is available at toggle.sg/priceplan

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Mark Tan
Communications Specialist, Mediacorp
+65 6357 4863 | mark.tan@mediacorp.com.sg

Magdalene Ng
Head, Marketing & Communications, Asia
+65 67231790 | ngm@bein.net