Kuala Lumpur –The Football Malaysia Limited Liability Partnership announced today the appointment of Media Prima, Malaysia’s leading fully integrated media group, as the free-to-air broadcaster for the country’s top football leagues and cup competitions for the next three seasons from 2016 to 2018.
Media Prima will kicked-off their coverage of two LIVE matches. The Charity Shield between Super League champions Johor Darul Takzim and Malaysia Cup champions Selangor on TV3, while the Malaysia Super League match between Perak versus Kelantan on TV9.
Football fans can look forward to up to three matches per week for the upcoming season on Media Prima’s television channels and simulcast on its online platform, Tonton. The television broadcast includes live or delayed coverage for the Malaysian Super League (two matches per round) and the Superbest Power Piala FA (one match per round) from February to May 2016. Media Prima will showcase one match per round from the TM Piala Malaysia when it kicks off in July 2016.
The free-to-air media rights agreement between Football Malaysia LLP and Media Prima was negotiated by MP & Silva, the Football Association of Malaysia’s Global Advisor for all media and commercial rights.