Malaysian Launch for FOX Football Channel


KUALA LUMPUR: ESPN STAR Sports has brought the 24-hour FOX Football Channel to Malaysia through Telekom Malaysia’s IPTV service HyppTV.

The channel features more than 500 league matches from a range of football leagues. The service broadcasts a mix of live matches, highlights, magazine shows and football news and updates. Coverage includes live Spanish La Liga BBVA matches, weekly coverage of top games from Argentina’s Primera División, the Eredivisie Dutch League and the Russian Premier Liga, as well as matches featuring Manchester City and Chelsea.

Peter Hutton, the managing director of ESPN STAR Sports, said, “We’re very happy to be part of the first ever sports pack on HyppTV and are delighted to launch our first Fox-branded sports channel in Asia. Round the clock football content from the top international leagues is a great way to begin and we look forward to a long and fruitful partnership with HyppTV.”