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Bundesliga To Return To StarTimes Nigeria On May 16 After COVID-19 Halt - Reports

Football lovers are getting ready for some live football action as the German football league, the DFL, revealed that the Bundesliga would return back to the air on May 16 to deliver high-octane football drama which had been on pause since early April due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

StarTimes Nigeria has assured its subscribers of live broadcasts of all the Bundesliga games exclusive in Africa on its ST World Football Channels 244 and 254 and also on the ST Sport Premium channel 246.

Speaking on this development, the Sporting Director for StarTimes, Shi Maochu said that it had been a tough period for soccer fans around the world and that StarTimes is thrilled to bring live football back to the African audience, mainly because Bundesliga is one of the best leagues in the world.

He noted that the league had been halted since early April due to the coronavirus outbreak and added that Bundesliga is the first and only top football league to be back in action.

Maochu further explained that a host of strict protective measures would be implemented to curb the spread of the deadly virus and all games would be played behind closed doors.

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