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Fox Sports said on Tuesday that it has Partnered with Facebook Inc to Live-Stream UEFA Champions League Matches during the 2017-18 Season.

According to the Deal, Starting in September, Fox Sports will Stream the Matches in the United States on its Facebook Pages.The Sports Network, Owned by Twenty-First Century Fox Inc , said that Some Matches from Europe’s Top-Tier Club Soccer Tournament will be Exclusive to Facebook & Fox Sports GO, while others will be Simulcast on Television.

Social Media Companies such as Facebook & Twitter Inc have Beefed Up their Focus on Signing Live-Streaming Sports Deals as Young Audience Increasingly Rely on the Internet to Watch Sports Ditching the Traditional Cable Services.

The Partnership Includes 2 Live Matches per Day in the Group Stage, 4 Round of 16 Matches & 4 Quarterfinal Matches, Fox said.

As an Attempt to Further Push Into Live Video,Facebook which Crossed 2 Billion Monthly Users on Tuesday, also Struck a Deal last Month with Major League Baseball to show 20 of the League’s Games Live this Season.

Twitter also Chalked out a Live Streaming Deal with the Canadian Football League (CFL) on Tuesday to Stream a 30-Minute Live Show Featuring Football News, Player Interviews & Stories about the League, the CFL said.

The Micro-blogging Website had Signed a Multi-Year Deal, last Month, with the U.S. National Football League to Live-Stream Pre-game Coverage as well as a 30-Minute Show.

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