Media Notes: Bayern Munich Launches Official Twitter Account
Bundesliga club Bayern Munich launched its official Twitter handle @FCBayern Thursday. Fans of the Bundesliga record champion took immediate advantage of the team's new communication tool, which acquired more than 14,000 followers during its first nine hours (Bayern Munich). ... The German Football League (DFL), the commercial arm of the Bundesliga and the 2nd Bundesliga, launched a new website at www.bundesliga.com to increase its int'l exposure. The new website is completely in English and has its own editorial team to provide foreign readers with the latest information about Germany's top two football leagues (DFL). ... UEFA announced the award of certain '12-15 UEFA Europa League media rights in Slovenia to RTV Slovenia. Public broadcaster RTV Slovenia will broadcast each match week the best live match and a highlights program on SLO2 (UEFA).