There are more ties to Disney and sports than All-Star Sports Resort, we can assure you that!
Disney owns many streaming services in addition to Disney+, such as Hulu and ESPN+. Now, a popular football league has just made an exclusive deal with Disney platforms for the next five years!
Fans of the XFL Football League have been wondering where they’d be able to watch their teams for the upcoming 2023 season. Now, it has been announced that the XFL had secured an exclusive deal with them to broadcast on Disney-owned platforms for the next 5 years.
According to the XFL, Disney and ESPN will have the EXCLUSIVE broadcast rights for all of the 2023-2027 games, tentpole content, and more. You will be able to watch these on platforms like ABC, ESPN, and FX.
We're making it official! We've formed a multi-year agreement w/ @WaltDisneyCo & @ESPN, who will have exclusive broadcast rights for all 2023–2027 game day content, tentpole events & more.
Each season's 43 games will be aired & streamed across ABC, ESPN, and FX. #DisneyUpfront22
— XFL (@XFL2023) May 17, 2022
So if you’re a fan of Disney and football, keep an eye on ESPN+ and DFB, and we’ll keep you updated on any more news that comes out about this deal.
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