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PSV have entered into cooperation with KPN with a view to developing PSV TV. Fans and other interested people will be enabled to subscribe to PSV TV at the start of the new season. The new plans were presented on Thursday. KPN have entered exclusive cooperation with the three biggest clubs in Holland with a view to developing PSV TV, Feyenoord TV and Ajax TV. Club TV presents news, all the games, archive footage and behind the screens reports on the clubs and their players. PSV are responsible for the content of PSV TV, who have already been broadcasting programmes on a smaller scale this season. KPN will take care of the technical aspects. Fans and other sports lovers will be able to subscribe to one or more Club TV-channels at the start of the new season.Three members of the board of the three clubs, Rob Ribbers (PSV), Chris Woerts (Feyenoord) and Maarten Fontein (Ajax) referred to the new plan at a press conference on Thursday morning as ‘breaking new ground, following the introduction of e.g. club magazines and websites: 'One of the aims is to involve fans in their club even more’, is their mission. Ludolf Rasterhoff, KPN TV Manager: "We are proud that we are going to develop Club TV, together with the three clubs. Fans will relate even better to their favourite club. We have high expectations and we are looking forward to the first Club TV broadcasts."The press conference took place in the canteen of the amateur club VV Tricht, as it is located at the same distance from Eindhoven, Rotterdam and Amsterdam. Apart from the innovative programmes, Club TV subscribers can also benefit from exclusive offers, such as tickets for the game (business arrangements and the like), clinics with (former) players or specials tours. KPN IPTV will have a great many TV stations and radio stations at their disposal at the introduction in the second quarter of this year. IPTV also offer a wide range of additional and innovative opportunities, such as an electronic TV guide and an opportunity to watch national TV programmes until one month after their first broadcast. Subscribers can also get access to a film catalogue. By just pushing one button, they can order a film and watch it will keep you informed on their ambitious plans!