Say HELLO To The EPL, La Liga And Euro 2016 On DStv Compact!

By Jennifer Ukoh
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From Tuesday, the 23rd of February 2016, theworld’s best footballleagues –the Barclays Premier League (EPL) and La Liga -and the Euro 2016 will be available toDStv Compact subscribers in all their HD glory, at no extra cost.

“One of MultiChoice’s key priorities is to put our subscribers’ needs at the heart of everything we do and since these have been tough economic times for everyone, we realised that our subscribers could use some good news,” says John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria. “We’re excited thatwe can now deliver the best football action in the world to our Compact subscribers while ensuring that this development doesn’t negatively impact them financially.”

SuperSport will launch two new sports channels, SuperSport 11(DStv channel 231) andSuperSport 12(DStv channel 232), which will be dedicated to showcasing the EPL and La Liga respectively on the DStvCompact bouquet. This means that all Compact football fans will now be able to enjoy the biggest games of the season including this Saturday’s match (28 February)on SS11 between long-time rivals, Arsenal and Manchester United!

More football excitement continues on SS12 in the Spanish league where Lionel Messi, Neymar, and Luis Suarez are leading what’s possibly the world’s most potent attack for Barcelona this football season. Subscribers will find out if Barçacan claim their 24th La Liga crown against Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid this season. They will also watch as the two football teams test each other’s mettleon the 3rd of April when they meet in the first El Clasico derby of 2016at Barça’s Camp Nou. In the meantime, Compact subscribers can also feast their eyes on other exciting Spanish matches including Real Madrid vsAtletico Madrid on 27 February, Barcelona vsSevilla on 28 February while Valencia will take on Atletico Madrid on 06 March. Catch the games plus highlights, magazine programming, pre-match discussions and panel shows on SS12.

As part of MultiChoice Africa’s ongoing efforts to improve our products and offering, DStvCompact subscribers can look forward toeven more exciting sport and entertainment this year. The Euro 2016 tournament which will kick off on 10 June until 10 July on the new SuperSport channels will keep our football loving subscribers enthralled while they wait forthe next season to start in August 2016.

Furthermore,MultiChoice Nigeria is announcing a price slash on Explora and Zapper decoders bundled with the Compact bouquet. The Explora, dishkit with 1 month Compact subscription initially sold at N71,000 has been reduced by more than 50% to N30,000; while the DStv Zapper decoder, dish kit plus 1 month Compact subscription will now be sold at N12,500 as against the previous price of N18,500. This offer which is valid while stocks last further reiterates MultiChoice’s commitment to provide Nigerians with quality entertainment they can afford.

It would be recalled that in July last year,MultiChoice revamped its DStv Compact bouquet to include over 95 world class channels at a monthly subscription of N6,000. Some of the new channels include; AfricaMagic Igbo, AfricaMagic Urban, BBC Brit, CBeebies,Eva, M-Cityand Zee World.

For more sports news and live match fixtures on the new channels SS11 and SS12, please visit . To view all the other great channels available on the DStv Compact bouquet, please visit .