Handball Bundesliga on Sport Klub starting this season
28. July 2023
United Media, the leading media company in Southeast Europe, and the Handball-Bundesliga signed a multi-year contract on exclusive rights to broadcast matches of the top German handball league on Sport Klub channels in Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and North Macedonia.
Sport Klub viewers will have the chance to watch the three most exciting Bundesliga matches live every round, along with the complete DHB Cup and Super Cup, during the 34-week season starting this fall.
This league features the current European champion Magdeburg, the EHF Champions League winner Füchse Berlin, and other European giants like Kiel, Flensburg, Lemgo, Rhein-Neckar, Gummersbach, and more.
The Handball-Bundesliga is Europe’s strongest national handball championship, according to the EHF’s official ranking. Two teams from this league will compete in the Champions League this season (Magdeburg and Kiel), while three teams participated in the EHF European League last season (Füchse Berlin, Flensburg, and Frisch Auf Göppingen).
“We have always been dedicated to handball. Throughout the last 17 years, Sport Klub has given great importance to this sport through live broadcasts, and we are thrilled to offer the best national handball league this season. Fans can enjoy exciting matches between German and European giants in every league round,” stated CEO of Sport Klub Nemanja Simeunovic.
The German Handball Bundesliga expressed great satisfaction with the partnership with Sport Klub due to its extensive popularity and coverage in the region. Broadcasting top-level handball to viewers in all six countries will contribute to the league’s, clubs’, and players’ increased popularity.
About United Media:
United Media is a part of United Group and the leading media company in Southeast Europe, with a presence in eight countries, offering endless options to viewers in choosing their entertainment.
With 4,200 employees, United Media produces more than 40,000 hours of original content every year which is distributed to a market of more than 40 million people by leading international operators. Additionally, the company has 55 television stations in its portfolio, seven of which with national coverage and a successful digital portfolio of 30 web portals, 6 newspapers, 2 magazines, and 5 radio stations. The company also offers a unique advertising service with the sale of advertising slots and precise targeting in line with the target group for select channels.
The Handball-Bundesliga is the German handball competition and ranks as the strongest national league in Europe, according to the European Handball Federation. Bundesliga members Magdeburg and Füchse Berlin were winners of the two strongest European club competitions, the Champions League and EHF European League, with German teams holding 21 titles, leading the list of countries with the most trophies in the history of the EHF Champions League and European Cup.