In Ireland, Virgin Media and eir have agreed to carry their sports channels on each other’s platforms.
Some good news for eir customers who don’t want to pay €20 just to watch VM Sport in the Virgin Media app.
From Virgin Media Sport’s Facebook page -
Virgin Media and eir have agreed a deal to carry their key sports channels on each other’s TV platforms.
Under the agreement, Virgin Media Sport will be available to eir customers as part of the eir sport pack and in turn, eir sport will be available to Virgin Media TV customers.
The new arrangement will come into effect in the coming weeks ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup, and the new season of the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League.