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If You Want to Watch Serie A This Season, Contact Your TV Provider Today

beIN SPORT logo 600x449 If You Want to Watch Serie A This Season, Contact Your TV Provider Today

The new season of Serie A kicks off on August 25, but if you want to ensure that you don’t miss watching a game featuring your favorite Italian team, it’s time to take action.

Previously you’ve been accustomed to watching Serie A on FOX Soccer and ESPN3. But as we exclusively reported four months ago, beIN SPORT has acquired the US TV and Internet rights to Serie A. The new soccer network will launch two channels on August 15, 2012 — beIN SPORT 1 (English-language) and beIN SPORT 2 (Spanish-language). beIN SPORT has both the Spanish- and English-language rights to Serie A on US television and the Internet.

However, unless you take action now, it’s possible that you may not be able to watch Serie A when the new season kicks off on August 19.

Reason being is that beIN SPORT is feverishly working to negotiate deals with TV distributors, but unless the TV distributors hear from passionate soccer fans like you, they won’t realize that there’s a pent-up demand for Serie A games.

If you want to watch Serie A on TV and/or the Internet for this upcoming season, you need to contact your TV provider and tell them that you demand to have beIN SPORT added to your channel guide.

The complete list of contact information for TV distributors, including Twitter, Facebook and phones numbers, is available on the beIN SPORT website.

It’s imperative that you contact your TV provider, as well as telling your friends or family members to call, too.

Don’t be surprised if you find out that tons of Serie A fans switch on their TV sets during the weekend of August 25 and tune in to FOX Soccer, expecting to see a Serie A game. Many will be disappointed. But if you’re on top of Serie A news, take action now so you can watch beIN SPORT on your TV provider.

In addition to Serie A, beIN SPORT has the exclusive media rights in the United States to La Liga, Barca TV, Real Madrid TV, Copa del Rey, Ligue Un, Copa America, South American World Cup qualifiers and more.

There’s only one way for your TV provider to know that there is a demand for Serie A, and that’s by telling your TV provider that you want beIN SPORT. The TV business is a two way street where beIN SPORT is having negotations with TV distributors, but — at the same time — TV providers need to know that there’s enough demand to make adding the network worthwhile.

It’s time to take action. Contact your local TV provider today.

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About Christopher Harris

Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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4 Responses to If You Want to Watch Serie A This Season, Contact Your TV Provider Today

  1. Chris says:

    How will we be able to watch it on the internet ? Also. Why does a
    brand new channel like this pick up the rights for Serie A when
    they arent even on tv yet. I mean its stupid. Just how many people
    will be able to get this channel. I was really looking foward to
    getting to watch the Serie A this season on Foxsoccer.tv and I sent
    them an email asking if they will be showing the games this year
    and they said yes. Foxsoccer is loosing it. I have to say I am mad
    about it.

  2. Stephen says:

    Simply ridiculous! I sent an e-mail to my provider Comcast, but I’m
    not holding my breath it will do any good.

  3. Domenick says:

    You gotta be kidding me. BeIN is not provided yet by verizon. This
    is stupid. Fox soccer channel you guys really disappointed me.
    After all these years of seri a and now u cancel this? Guess its
    about time to cancel you guys.

  4. Joshua Linares says:

    Lame they don’t even show most of the ge live, they rather put the
    frech league. And they hold the Internet rights as well do now more
    espn3. I guess good bye seria for a few years , fools gold seria A
    is gonna loose in the long run

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