The Footballco Business Podcast

DAZN - Growing women’s football fandom with the Women's Champions League

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Episode notes

This week on the Footballco Business Podcast we're talking about the Women's Champions League with DZNE's VP of rights partner relations, Katie Smith.

In 2021 global sports streaming service DZNE acquired the rights to broadcast the women's Champions League and on this show Alex digs deep into the objectives of that deal, the expectations for the future and if the rights ownership is living up to expectations, in terms of audience numbers,

Alex and Kate also discuss the 2022 women's Champions League quarter-final clash between Real Madrid and Barcelona which saw a record-breaking 91000 fans pack out the Camp Nou to witness El Clásico in the flesh.

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