A world premiere in professional football: Only a few weeks after the initial announcement, live access to the latest 5G mobile communications technology has been provided for the first time during a regular football match. The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and Vodafone activated the 5G infrastructure in the VOLKSWAGEN ARENA as part of a live demonstration for the Bundesliga home match of VfL Wolfsburg versus TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. In the future, considerably more mobile communications capacity will be made available to football fans in the stadium.
The new Official Bundesliga App provides a digital match day experience worthy of the league’s action-packed play and electric atmosphere.
The DFL has launched its Electronic Program Guide feature, providing football fans with easy access to broadcasting information with a single click via the Bundesliga App or website.
Fans of Hertha Berlin can now buy tickets via the app and its use of artificial intelligence without the need for any human interaction.
Video assistant in the 2019-20 season: More transparency, faster information and introduction in the Bundesliga 2
Before the third Bundesliga season featuring the video assistant starts on 16 August, the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and the German Football Association (DFB) informed representatives of all Bundesliga clubs of the enhancements regarding the video assistant and refereeing at a series of workshops.
The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga has agreed a cooperation with Athletia as part of the “DFL for Equity” investment strategy.
The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and Vodafone are bringing 5G into the stadium. For the start of the 2019-20 season, the telecommunications group and the DFL are starting a two-year 5G cooperation. In the future, the fifth generation of mobile communications will connect two worlds for football fans: the emotional live experience and the digital…
UEFA has officially unveiled its new Over The Top (OTT) streaming platform which is aimed at giving viewers greater access to live and on-demand video content from a variety of competitions.
The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga has received several accolades at the internationally renowned Promax Global Excellence Awards in Los Angeles.
In the 2018-19 season new on-screen graphics explained decisions involving the video assistant to fans in the stadium – making the decision-making-process more comprehensible.