BeIN Sports brings UEFA football club competitions to MENA region
All 125 UEFA Champions League matches will be broadcast live and exclusively on beIN Sports channels with commentary in Arabic and English, and the best matches of each match will be available with commentary in French. BeIN subscribers can also access the matches on the beIN beIN Connect OTT platform on their portable device.
The UEFA Champions League dedicated Arabic and English studios will cover all the action with soccer legends like Arsene Wenger, Ruud Gullit, Marcel Desailly and Nigel De Jong alongside the biggest names in the Arab world football, including Mohamed Aboutrika, Tareq Al Jalahma, Hatem Trabelsi, Youssef Chippo and Tareq Dhiab.
The Arabic and English studios will air on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6.30 p.m. MECCA (GMT +3) with kick off times at 7.45 p.m. MECCA and 10.00 p.m. MECCA. BeIN Sports Premium 1 channels will broadcast the games with studio and commentary in Arabic and beIN Sports 1 in English, as well as key games on beIN’s 4K / UHD channel.
Matchday one of September 14 kicks off with Manchester United and the Young Boys of Switzerland at 7.45 p.m. MECCA – where Cristiano Ronaldo will make his UEFA Champions League return with Manchester United. Also on Tuesday, defending champions Chelsea will face Zenit St. Petersburg from Stamford Bridge and Catalan giants FC Barcelona will face German Bayern Munich, KO at 22:00 MECCA.
Wednesday evening September 15, Paris Saint Germain is in action with its cast of superstars including the history of summer transfers, Lionel Messi. The six-time Ballon d’Or and four-time UEFA Champions League winner will play for his new side for the first time in the Champions League away from Club Brugge. Also on Wednesday evening, the classic European matches of Liverpool against AC Milan and Inter Milan against Real Madrid – all knocked out at 10 p.m. MECCA.
On Thursday, September 16, there will be 32 stunning European matches in both competitions. The UEFA Europa League and UEFA Europa Conference League kick off on September 16 at 7.45 p.m. MECCA and 10.00 p.m. MECCA – broadcast on 15 beIN Sports channels, including Premium 1 for Arab studio coverage.
BeIN Sports viewers will have the chance to see the stars of tomorrow from across Europe every match day before the senior players play in the UEFA Champions League on beIN Sports Premium 3 every Tuesday and Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. MECCA .