Amazon close to securing UEFA streaming deal in the U.K. – report

Note: As of July 1, numerous outlets are reporting the deal is now confirmed, with BT Sport and Amazon sharing UEFA coverage rights in the U.K.

Amazon may be reeling in another sports streaming deal, this time with the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) in the U.K. The company is one of several companies – including BT Sport – prepped to sign a media rights deal for coverage of UEFA’s Champions League soccer competition, Bloomberg reported Thursday.

Source: Amazon close to securing UEFA streaming deal in the U.K. – report