Audacy and Washington Football Team Announce New Broadcast Partnership
PHILADELPHIA, PA – August 18, 2021 – Audacy and the Washington Football Team have announced a new radio broadcast partnership. As part of the partnership, El Zol 107.9 (WLZL-FM) will now air the Spanish broadcast for all of the team’s regular and postseason games. Spanish broadcasts had previously aired on sister station El Zol Deportes (WJFK-AM) for the past three seasons.
“We’re delighted to bolster our partnership with the Washington Football Team and broadcast games on our FM dial,” said Ivy Savoy-Smith, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Washington D.C. “Broadcasting on El Zol 107.9 will allow us to expand the reach of our gameday content to a wider audience and better serve the team’s fans and our audience.”
“Audacy is an important broadcast partner for the Washington Football Team,” said Julie Donaldson, Senior Vice President of Media and Content, Washington Football Team. “Moving the team’s Spanish broadcast to the FM dial is a great next step in our growing relationship and enhancing the gameday experience for our Spanish language fans.”
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