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Verizon to resell YouTube TV

Telco Verizon has partnered with Google to resell YouTube TV subscriptions, which include all the major US sports channels and many regional sports networks.

Verizon’s wireless and FIOS customers will be able to subscribe to YouTube TV through Verizon as 5G networks become available.

The partnership with YouTube comes a year after Verizon shut down its own streaming service, Go90, which aired live sporting events including NWSL matches.

“We were first in the world to bring commercial 5G to our customers and now another first on the content front as we offer our customers access to YouTube TV on whatever platform they choose,” Erin McPherson, head of content strategy and acquisition for Verizon, said in a statement.

 

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