Category: Facebook

Manchester United game against Benfica to stream live on Facebook

Manchester United’s UEFA Champions League match against Benfica on Wednesday will be streamed on Facebook Live. The match, which will be played at Estádio da Luz in Portugal, is scheduled to kick off at 2:45pm ET. On television, the game is only available via FOX Deportes, which can be streamed through fuboTV. Meanwhile, the game will also be streamed via FOX Soccer Match Pass and Facebook Live. The Facebook Live broadcast is available for free and is accessible to users in the United States. On Facebook, the match will be hosted by Rachel Bonnetta with Stu Holden and Mario Melchiot ... Read more

Facebook is paying FOX Sports to stream UEFA Champions League games

After streaming four English-language UEFA Champions League games on Facebook Live this month, World Soccer Talk has learned that Facebook is paying FOX Sports to stream the games. So far this month, FOX Sports has streamed four Champions League games exclusively online and has prevented them being shown live on television. Those four games have featured: • Feyenoord vs. Manchester City, • Celtic vs. Paris Saint-Germain, • Manchester City vs. Shakhtar Donetsk, and • Paris Saint-Germain vs. Bayern Munich. “We are paying FOX Sports for this content,” a spokesperson for Facebook confirmed to World Soccer Talk. When asked whether FOX Sports and Facebook are ... Read more