Sunset+Vine has been awarded a five game contract by the BBC for the England Women’s four home matches in the 2017 EURO Qualifying Group Stage, as well for the Women’s FA Cup Final at Wembley.
BBC AWARDS FOUR GAME PRODUCTION CONTRACT FOR LIVE COVERAGE OF ENGLAND’S HOME MATCHES PLUS SHOWPIECE CUP FINAL
FIRST ENGLAND GAME SCHEDULED FOR 29TH NOVEMBER 2015 vs BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA. MATCHES AGAINST BELGIUM, SERBIA AND ESTONIA TO FOLLOW
Sunset+Vine, the UK independent TV sports production and media company, part of the Tinopolis Group, has been awarded a five game contract by the BBC for the England Women’s four home matches in the 2017 EURO Qualifying Group Stage, as well for the Women’s FA Cup Final at Wembley.
Under the terms of the contract Sunset+Vine will produce live coverage for England’s matches, starting with game against Bosnia & Herzegovina on 29th November, as well as the production and presentation requirements for the showpiece FA Cup Final 2016. The contract will be run out of Sunset+Vine’s Glasgow office.
Andrew Preece, Executive Director, of Sunset+Vine, commented:
“The popularity and prominence of women’s football has risen to an unprecedented level and at Sunset+Vine we are proud to have helped play our part in televising the women’s game for the BBC.
“The FA Cup Final at Wembley last year was a memorable day and we look forward to next year’s final where we have very special plans for storytelling around that iconic day; as well as new insights into the EURO qualifying home games.”
Live coverage of these Women’s games will be shown on BBC One & BBC Two,with additional multi-platform coverage across TV, radio and online.