ELEVEN SPORTS is set to deliver FC Bayern Munich v TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, the opening fixture from this seasons Bundesliga, EXCLUSIVELY LIVE on its Facebook page in Poland.
The Facebook Live stream will begin at 7:30pm CEST tonight (Friday 24 August) with pre-match studio analysis. Fans will then able to watch the game for free with local commentary provided by Patryk Mirosławski and Tomasz Ćwiąkała from the Allianz Arena.
The clash, which will also be screened on Eleven Sports 1, will allow Polish fans to see local hero Robert Lewandowski in action as the German champions take on last season’s third placed team in Niko Kovač’s first match in charge.
ELEVEN SPORTS and Bundesliga have worked closely to promote the match with a marketing campaign preparing fans for the new Bundesliga season, titled Be Prepared (#BundesligaStarts24August).
Earlier this year on 12 January, ELEVEN SPORTS became the first ever platform to stream a match from Bundesliga live on Facebook in Poland. The match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Bayern Munich game was watched by over 500,000 people on Facebook.
The upcoming live streaming of the Bundesliga on ELEVEN SPORTS’ Polish Facebook page follows other ELEVEN SPORTS markets who have live streamed action on Facebook such as the PGA Championship in the UK, Ligue 1 in Poland, Bundesliga in Belgium, Singapore National Soccer in Singapore, ACB Liga Endesa Basketball across five different markets and also Ivy League Football on Twitter in the U.S.