Sling TV FAQ: Streaming HD-quality soccer games to your computer, phone and tablet

Sling TV does not offer beIN SPORTS Espańol nor beIN SPORTS Connect, but you can get it with their Best of Spanish TV Package for an additional $5/month.

beIN SPORTS Connect, meanwhile, is beIN SPORTS’ online network for its overflow programming that it can’t fit on beIN SPORTS or beIN SPORTS Espańol, but it’s only available to a subscribers from a select list of TV providers and fuboTV.

Can you subscribe to Sling’s Sports Package without subscribing to the basic package?

No. You must subscribe to the ‘Best of Live TV’ package as a minimum, and then you can add the Sports Package for $5 extra per month.

What’s the difference between Sling TV and Slingbox?

Both Sling TV and Slingbox are owned by DISH. However, they are both completely different products. While Sling TV is DISH’s online streaming solution (a subscription to DISH isn’t required, and DISH satellite customers don’t automatically receive Sling TV), the Slingbox is a product that allows you to access your TV from a remote device such as a computer or phone.

Do you need a subscription to DISH in order to sign up for Sling TV or Sling International?

No.

Which service offers more soccer coverage — Sling TV or Sling International?

Both Sling TV and Sling International offer a ton of soccer programming.

With Sling International, you get beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS Espańol and One World Sports, which means you get everything from La Liga, Chelsea TV, Serie A, Arsenal TV, Capital One Cup, Championship, Ligue Un, New York Cosmos, Asian Cup, Africa Cup of Nations and more.

With Sling TV, you get FS1, FS2, NBCSN, ESPN, ESPN2, beIN SPORTS and Univision Deportes — so soccer fans will receive EPL, MLS, Liga MX, USMNT games, La Liga, Serie A and more.

At the end of the day, it all depends what leagues/tournaments interest you the most.

What’s the complete list of soccer rights that ESPN, beIN SPORTS and Univision owns?

See the complete listing.

Visit Sling TV for more details.

Can I watch Premier League games on Sling TV?

No. The only way to watch Premier League games online in the United States is via NBC Sports Live Extra, and NBC has no plans to make its programming available on Sling TV anytime soon.

The closest you can get to Premier League games is the Capital One Cup and friendlies that feature Premier League clubs. Many of those games are shown on beIN SPORTS.

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