YouTube said monthly subscription rates will return to the original $64.99 but customers who lost Disney stations will receive a one-time discount of $15.
Negotiations between the two companies have been going on for months. The deal expired Friday, the first day of college football bowl season. Many subscribers and ESPN watchers complained on social media. Sports fans also lost access to Friday’s Los Angeles Lakers versus Minnesota Timberwolves game.
Last week, Google said Disney had “declined to fair deal with us based on market terms and conditions.” More than a dozen Disney-owned channels disappeared from YouTube TV this weekend.