BT Sport confirms sale discussions

In response to speculation that it is seeking to sell its sports broadcast business, multiplay telco BT has issued a short statement to the London Stock Exchange confirming that “early discussions” are being held with a number of select strategic partners, to explore ways to generate investment, strengthen its sports business, and help take it to the next stage in its growth. “The discussions are confidential and may or may not lead to an outcome,” says BT.

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