Basque Derby To Make Twitch Broadcast Debut
In a pioneering initiative, the match between Real Sociedad and Athletic Club will be broadcast live on the Twitch channels of LaLiga, GOL and streamer Ibai Llanos.
LaLiga and GOL will offer this week’s Basque derby between Real Sociedad and Athletic Club live to viewers in Spain through the official Twitch channels of LaLiga, GOL and the renowned streamer Ibai Llanos.
Continuing its commitment to innovate with new digital consumption models, LaLiga will become the first major European football league to show a live match on the streaming service in Spain.
The match, which will kick off on Wednesday 7th April 7 at 9:00 p.m CET, will be commentated by Ibai, one of the world’s most popular streamers, accompanied by Ander Cortés.
Streaming exclusively to viewers in the Spanish territory, Twitch, viewers will have the opportunity to participate in the show and communicate with the streamers through the chat function, offering a different and immersive way to enjoy live football.
This initiative with Twitch reinforces LaLiga’s commitment to creating engaging digital content, offering Spanish football fans innovative experiences, creating additional ways to participate in the action and supporting new digital entertainment formats.