Category: beIN SPORTS

CAF Champions League to be broadcast by beIN SPORTS in United States

beIN SPORTS have acquired exclusive rights to show the African Continent’s version of the Champions League in the United States. Fittingly, the 2017 version of the competition sees the Group Stage, which starts this week, expanded from 8 teams to 16 with 4 groups of 4 teams now competing for 8 Quarterfinal places. Unlike other continental cup competitions, most African Champions League matches take place over the weekend with matches played Friday through Sunday (there will be one midweek round June 20-21 this year). The Group Stage kicks off this Friday, May 12 and will conclude July 9. The competition ... Read more

beIN SPORTS Connect now integrated directly into fuboTV streaming service

fuboTV has now integrated beIN SPORTS Connect directly into its streaming service for fubo Premier customers. Previously, fuboTV subscribers were able to access beIN SPORTS Connect but it required logging in to the fuboTV website, then going to the beIN SPORTS Connect website, authenticating your login and then trying to get it to work on your browser (beIN SPORTS Connect natively doesn’t work on Firefox or Chrome browsers). By integrating beIN SPORTS Connect directly into the fuboTV service, you can watch beIN SPORTS Connect through fuboTV on your Chrome or Firefox browser (or any other browser). Plus, you can see ... Read more

beIN SPORTS to stream 3 Championship games on final day of season

The final day of the 2016/17 Championship regular season is this Sunday with all 12 games kicking off at the same time. For viewers in the United States, three of the 12 matches will be shown live via the beIN SPORTS Connect streaming platform. All three games streamed have major implications on the final table. Nottingham Forest faces Ipswich Town in a match where Forest could be relegated even if they win, lose or draw — depending on what happens in the match between Brentford and Blackburn, which will also be streamed live on beIN SPORTS Connect. Both Forest and Blackburn ... Read more

League One playoff semifinals to be streamed live on beIN SPORTS Connect

The 2016/17 League One playoffs will be streamed live on beIN SPORTS Connect. That means that supporters of Millwall, Bradford City, Fleetwood Town and Scunthorpe United will be able to watch the crucial games live from the United States. The two leg semi-finals will determine who’ll advance to the League One Playoff final, which will be played on Saturday, May 20 (presumably on beIN SPORTS Connect, but the schedule hasn’t been confirmed for the final as of press time). Whoever wins the League One Playoff final will then get promoted to the Championship. Will it be Millwall, Bradford, Scunthorpe or ... Read more

Real Madrid-Barcelona el Clásico scores impressive numbers on beIN SPORTS

As previously reported, the first el Clásico of 2017 between Real Madrid and Barcelona averaged 1.6 million viewers across beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español. While that’s the best viewing number for el Clásico in 12 months, the clash between the top two teams in Spain generated several additional impressive metrics. • The broadcast of Real Madrid vs. FC Barcelona, along with pre-game coverage on The Express Preview: El Clásico and post-game coverage on The Xtra, combined to deliver 2.7 million viewers across both networks. • 2.2 million people generated 5.1 million social media interactions across Facebook and Twitter during broadcast ... Read more

el Clásico watched by 1.6 million viewers on beIN SPORTS in the United States

EXCLUSIVE: The viewing numbers are in for one of the most exciting el Clásico games in recent history between Real Madrid and Barcelona. The match was televised live to viewers in the United States via beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español. The combined viewing number for both networks was 1,594,000 beIN SPORTS benefitted from the Sunday mid-afternoon timeslot. The game was televised live from 2:45-4:45pm ET (11:45am to 1:45pm PT), which is far better than the December 2016 start time of 10:15am ET. For the English-language broadcast, the viewing audience was 488,000. That number was eclipsed by the Spanish-language ... Read more

El Clásico 2017: beIN SPORTS’ TV coverage plans for Real Madrid-Barcelona

beIN SPORTS’ coverage of the first el Clásico of 2017 between Real Madrid and Barcelona promises to be a must-see for soccer fans. In a first, both the English- and Spanish-language networks will air live coverage from Madrid, Miami and New York City. La Liga has invested heavily in the quality of their coverage of el Clásico, which will include state-of-the-art equipment including aerial cameras, 360-degree replays, virtual reality tools, player tracking and dressing room access. The game kicks off at 2:45pm ET on Sunday, April 23. Coverage plans for English-language broadcast of el Clasico on beIN SPORTS Phil Schoen ... Read more

Barcelona-Real Madrid el Clasico coverage promises to be best yet from beIN SPORTS

Based on the wall-to-wall coverage that beIN SPORTS is planning for the April 23rd encounter between Barcelona and Real Madrid, this one game should be the most closely covered el Clasico of all time on US television. The coverage plans by beIN SPORTS include a live broadcast of the game across both English-language (beIN SPORTS) and Spanish-language (beIN SPORTS en Español) networks. The game kicks off at 2:45pm ET on Sunday, April 23, which is a much more favorable timeslot for viewers in the United States compared to the 10:15am ET/7:15am PT broadcast of the previous Clasico in early December ... Read more