HomeNewsMediaFootballAustralia

The Athletic breaks ground in Australia with Optus tie-up

(Photo by Paul Greenwood - CameraSport via Getty Images)

Subscription sports news website The Athletic is entering the Australian market and has agreed a deal with sports streaming platform Optus Sports as part of its launch effort.

Optus Sports will carry free-to-access text and video content from The Athletic in a year-long deal that could be extended, The Sydney Morning Herald reported. The content will include articles about the English Premier League, Uefa Champions League, Spanish LaLiga and Italian Serie A.

You need to have an account to access our content

Find out more about our news, features and services

Already have an account? Sign in here