NRL building global footprint with Watch NRL
Watch NRL will enable rugby league fans from around the world to enjoy every NRL match live and on demand.
NRL CEO Todd Greenberg said the Watch NRL service will allow fans access like never before.
“We know people want to watch the best of Rugby League when they are overseas and this will deliver the game to them live wherever they are,” he said.
The streaming service will also provide live coverage of the World Club Challenge, Cameron Smith and Johnathan Thurston Testimonial Match and the Charity Shield, as well as the Dally Ms.
With an instant full match replay feature available, fans will be able to download matches to watch offline and set games to auto-download.
Streaming will be accessible through the Watch NRL website, via the mobile and tablet apps for iOS and Android and also through screens with Airplay or Chromecast enabled for Watch NRL.
Watch NRL offers a two-week free trial for those that sign up between February 14 and March 15, 2018.
The Director of Fox Sports Operations and Digital, Les Wigan says Watch NRL will make it easier for all of our international and travelling fans, keeping them up to date with the latest rugby league.
“Now NRL fans travelling or living overseas can watch their team in action every week live with the launch of Watch NRL. This service is a game changer.
“It will help take Rugby League to thousands of fans in more markets, across more platforms, than ever before delivering the best on-field coverage plus FOX SPORTS’ award-winning NRL shows and the most loved commentary team in the business.”
For more information visit www.watchnrl.com
*Watch NRL content will be accessible outside of Australia, New Zealand and the following Pacific Nations - Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, the Cook Islands, East Timor, Solomon Islands, Niue, Nauru, Vanuatu, Kiribati, Northern Marianas, Tokelau, Tahiti, Tuvalu, New Caledonia, American Samoa, Marshall Islands, Palau, and Federated States of Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Wallis and Futuna, Iles esparses and French Polynesia.