Press Release

“AbemaTV” Partners with “DAZN” to Promote the Sports Industry


“AbemaTV,” a free-to-view Internet Television service operated by AbemaTV Inc., is pleased to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement on February 10, 2019, with sports channel “DAZN.” The partnership, which is designed to go beyond video streaming, will aim to promote the sports industry by providing more viewers with the opportunity to watch and experience the excitement of sports games. Initially, “AbemaTV” will offer all home games of FC Machida ZELVIA as well as some J. League-related programs.

Susumu Fujita, President of CyberAgent, said, “AbemaTV has offered a variety of sports content since its launch. Through the collaboration with DAZN, we aim to go beyond video streaming and provide viewers of all generations with inspiring sports programs to help vitalize the sports industry.”

Martyn Jones, DAZN Group Japan Executive Vice President, said, "We are happy to announce our partnership with AbemaTV, one of the biggest streaming service in Japan today. Both being the OTT service in Japan, we believe that our partnership will further reach existing and new audiences to experience the excitement of Sports, leveraging Sports in Japan altogether. Amongst the many projects ahead, we will first concentrate on leveraging J.League together though FC Machida ZELVIA, but will also introduce DAZN original contents in various sports with the hope to excite sports fans on AbemaTV even more.”

“AbemaTV” is committed to creating more unique and attractive content while enhancing functions and providing a variety of content including sports.

”AbemaTV" Overview

Name ”AbemaTV"
Availability PC /Google Play /App Store /Amazon Appstore
Country Japan, the US, Australia, Thailand, Canada, the UK, Brazil