TV2 wants Viaplay talks after inadvertent Champions League broadcast in Norway

Benjamin Pavard of Bayern Munich and Neymar Jr of PSG during the Uefa Champions League Round of 16 match on February 14, 2023 (by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV2 has said it will hold talks with pay-TV operator Viaplay after coverage in Denmark of a Uefa Champions League match by the latter was inadvertently made available to Norwegian viewers.

The first 55 minutes of Paris Saint-Germain’s 1-0 defeat to Bayern Munich on Tuesday was available in Norway via the V Sport Ultra HD channel. TV2 replaced Viaplay (previously Nordic Entertainment Group) as the Champions League rights-holder in Norway during the 2021-24 cycle.

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