Sportradar, one of the leading sports related data companies, announced today that they have signed a data partnership agreement with the Russian football Premier Leauge. Sportradar will be “Official Sports Data Partner” for the upcoming 2015/2016 season and will have the exclusive rights to collect, archive and distribute the data to the betting and media industry.
“Since the establishment of the Russian Football Premier League in 2001, we have worked very hard to get the league where it is today and with our recent partnership with Sportradar, we have set another milestone to provide our fans and partners with the best way to follow our country’s football. We are aware that data, and especially live data, is becoming more and more important and Sportradar will be a great partner for us as we strive to provide our fans with most entertaining and engaging content, no matter where they are or which device they use”, said Sergey Pryadkin, President of the RFPL.
“With the FIFA World Cup 2018 only a few years away, the passion of Russian football fans is growing and growing. We are so excited to work together with the RFPL and we feel confident that we can offer sponsors and fans new ways to understand and follow their favourite teams. Our Live Sports Centre was already launched a couple of months ago and the integration into the the league’s website has beenseamless and I’m already looking forward to the launch of the official mobile app which allows immediate access to all the statistics and information from anywhere in the world”, added Johannes Ranke, Managing Director Sports Data & Licensing at Sportradar.