Supporters collective Netherlands began a crowdfunding marketing campaign on Friday to make sure that all matches within the Kitchen Champion Division can proceed to be seen dwell on ESPN, the previous FOX Sports activities.
On Wednesday it was introduced that from January 15, when the third interval begins, solely 4 of the ten video games per spherical of play will probably be performed dwell. “The cash has run out to broadcast all matches dwell”, Marc Boele, basic supervisor of the Coöperatie Eerste Divisie, advised the AD.
The curiosity group of the golf equipment, ESPN, the KNVB and most important sponsor Keuken Kampioen collectively allotted 750,000 euros at the start of this season to broadcast as many matches dwell as doable. In line with Supporters Collective Netherlands, 400,000 euros is required to broadcast all duels from the third interval dwell.
“That’s 25,000 euros per membership, however many golf equipment not have this cash after having performed with out an viewers for nearly a yr. The golf equipment have additionally paid this quantity twice for the broadcasts within the first and second interval this season,” the group in a single assertion.
“The disappearance of dwell matches would imply that supporters can’t see their membership and that golf equipment are dropping ties with their supporters. That places even larger strain on the way forward for golf equipment. The stadiums have been closed for nearly a yr and it isn’t but clear when golf equipment to obtain public once more. “
After the primary eighteen rounds of play, SC Cambuur leads the Kitchen Champion Division. The membership from Leeuwarden is three factors forward of Almere Metropolis. On Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, spherical 19 is scheduled.
View the outcomes, the stand and this system within the Kitchen Champion Division