Irdeto: Over 200,000 Viewers Watched Champions League Final Via Illegal Streams (TVB Europe)


An estimated 217,000 viewers watched the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Liverpool via an illegal stream on social media, according to new figures from Irdeto.

The digital platform security company said it detected 427 unique illegal streams redistributing games over the internet during the match. Of this total, 133 were web-based streams, while 199 streams were detected across social media channels including Facebook and Twitch. The social media streams are estimated to have reached 217,000 viewers.