Category: Leagues: Champions League

Real Madrid-Liverpool Champions League Final climbs to over 3 million viewers

In the last UEFA Champions League Final broadcast by both FOX Sports and ESPN, the 2017/18 final between Real Madrid and Liverpool averaged 3.0 million viewers in the United States. While the broadcast on the over-the-air FOX network averaged 2,004,000 million viewers, the Real Madrid-Liverpool game in Spanish-language on ESPN Deportes averaged 1,020,000 million for a combined total of 3,024,000 viewers overall. In the week building up to the final, ESPN Deportes had their entire team of commentators and staff in Ukraine. Both ESPN Deportes and ESPN had daily reports and shows focusing on all of the major storylines. Meanwhile, ... Read more

Liverpool-Real Madrid surpasses 2 million viewers on FOX’s final Champions League broadcast

FOX Sports went out on a high this past Saturday as the final between Real Madrid and Liverpool averaged more than 2 million viewers on U.S. television, according to Showbuzz Daily. Televised live on the over-the-air FOX network, the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League is the very last game FOX Sports will broadcast from the Champions League after handing over the rights to Turner Sports for the 2018/19 season that kicks off in August. Viewers that tuned into Saturday’s thrilling 3-1 final saw Kate Abdo hosting the pre-match coverage alongside Ian Joy, Warren Barton and Alexi Lalas. During the match itself, ... Read more

Quick preview of the 2018 Champions League final

Today, Liverpool and Real Madrid will do battle to decide the winner of the 2018 UEFA Champions League. Liverpool, the tournament surprise package, enter the final looking for their first Champions League trophy since their famous 2005 triumph in Istabul and the failed attempt in 2007. Last year, Real Madrid became the first team to ever successfully defend their UEFA Champions League title and are going for an unprecedented third straight today. This game has everything: storylines, intrigue, and lots and lots of star power. The top 4 scorers in the Champions League should all be playing. With Real Madrid’s ... Read more

Where to find Real Madrid vs. Liverpool on US TV and streaming: Champions League Final

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Real Madrid vs. Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League Final, you’ve come to the right place. The biggest club match on the planet features the best team in Spain against England’s most successful team in European competition in a herculean battle between two incredibly exciting teams. Match: Real Madrid vs. Liverpool Kickoff: Saturday, 2:45pm ET Looking to watch Real Madrid vs. Liverpool online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action. We Recommend: US Only. ... Read more

How to watch the Champions League final in Spanish on US TV & streaming

The whole world will be watching Saturday’s UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Liverpool. And if you live in the United States and want to watch the game with Spanish-language announcers, there’s only one place you can see it: ESPN Deportes. While many of us will be looking forward to being mesmerized by the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Mo Salah, Gareth Bale, Roberto Firmino and others tearing up the pitch, not all of us have ESPN Deportes (plus many of us no longer have a cable or satellite subscription either). One option to consider is signing up for ... Read more

Cord cutters guide to watching the UEFA Champions League Final

It’s never too early to start making your plans for this Saturday’s UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Liverpool. And never before have there been so many options to watch the one of the most competitive club games on the planet — especially if you’re a cord cutter. Here’s our guide for those who want to cut the cords and still watch the UEFA Champions League Final: Sling TV ESPN Deportes will be broadcasting the game in Spanish to viewers around the United States. Saturday’s pre-match coverage on ESPN Deportes begins at 1pm ET followed by the kickoff ... Read more

Real Madrid fancied to see off Liverpool in the Champions League Final

Liverpool face Real Madrid in the 2018 Champions League final in Kiev on May 26 aiming to prove they are back amongst the big guns in European football. The five-time European champions beat Roma in the last four to advance to the final, while holders Madrid edged past Bayern Munich to book their spot. The La Liga club are chasing a hat-trick of Champions League triumphs after winning the competition in both 2016 and 2017. Bookmakers make Zinedine Zidane’s side slight favourites at 4/6 to defend their crown, with Liverpool on offer at 11/10, and punters can use this 4NJBets ... Read more

Klopp confident Liverpool will seal Champions League spot

London (AFP) – Jurgen Klopp is confident Liverpool will recover from a disappointing Premier League run to seal qualification for next season’s Champions League in their final game against Brighton. Defeat to Chelsea on Sunday, following damaging draws against Stoke and West Brom, has taken the race for Champions League football next season into the final week of the season. Unless Huddersfield can beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, Liverpool will go into Sunday’s home game against Brighton knowing they must at least match Chelsea’s result against Newcastle, managed by former Reds boss Rafael Benitez. Should they fail, they ... Read more