National League North and South Play offs to be streamed live
The National League have confirmed that the National League North and South play-offs are set to be streamed online.
The play-offs begin this coming Friday (17th July) in the National League, with the North and South play-offs to get underway on Sunday (19th July), An official league statement explains:
“The National League is delighted to confirm a streaming service will be in place to broadcast all play-off matches from the Vanarama National League North and South. In partnership with BT Sport and Sportradar, each of the ten season-defining games will be shown exclusively live on a brand-new platform, available to an audience across the world.
“The action starts on Sunday with four Vanarama Eliminators, with amended start times of 1.30pm and 4pm.”
Chief executive Michael Tattersall added: “Due to matches being played behind closed doors, confirming a broadcast solution for fans has been an important part of our play-offs preparation. This pioneering streaming service will create an opportunity for exposure of the competition on a global stage.
“We would like to thank existing partners BT Sport and Sportradar for their support during this process. The announcement adds to the already growing excitement that play-off action brings.
“To ensure a safe environment for National League play-off matches to be played in, we urge supporters to not congregate at the grounds.”
Full details on the streaming service will be annouced soon.