Soccer’s Global Stars Align as TSN Delivers Live Multi-Feed Coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE, Kicking Off Tomorrow

— September 12, 2016

– TSN is home to soccer’s biggest club competitions, kicking off with six games from the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE Group Stage tomorrow (Tuesday, Sept. 13) at 2 p.m. ET –

– TSN’s five national feeds and the TSN GO app give fans access to multiple marquee matchups airing simultaneously –

– TSN delivers 190+ UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE games, including up to 16 group stage games weekly, culminating with the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL –

– beIN SPORTS CANADA and beIN SPORTS CONNECT also deliver live coverage of UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE matches –

TORONTO (September 12, 2016) – Soccer’s global stars clash on TSN as the network delivers live multi-feed coverage of the biggest competitions in club soccer, the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE. Fans can choose between multiple marquee matchups airing simultaneously across TSN’s five national feeds and the TSN GO app. The network’s expansive slate of live coverage culminates with the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL, two of the 60+ iconic championship events that live on TSN. Live coverage from each competition’s Group Stage begins this week, kicking off with six UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE games tomorrow (Tuesday, Sept. 13) at 2 p.m. ET with Barcelona vs. Celtic FC on TSN1, Paris St. Germain vs. Arsenal on TSN4, Bayern Munich vs. Rostov on TSN5, Benfica vs. Besiktas on TSN2, Dynamo Kiev vs. Napoli on TSN3, and Basel vs. Ludogorets on TSN GO (see below or visit TSN.ca for full broadcast details). The network’s studio coverage is led by TSN’s acclaimed soccer broadcast team of host Luke Wileman alongside analysts Kristian Jack and Steven Caldwell. TSN features more than 190 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE games this season, including up to 16 group stage games weekly, extensive coverage of the knockout phase, the UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL, and the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL, live from the National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff. Additional schedule details for TSN’s coverage of the 2016-17 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE will be announced in the coming weeks. TSN’s live coverage of both competitions is available for live streaming to TSN subscribers through the TSN GO app. French-language coverage is available on RDS. As TSN’s official broadcast partner for the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE, beIN SPORTS CANADA and beIN SPORTS CONNECT also deliver a slate of more than 100 matchups from both competitions. TSN Radio Fans can tune in to select live radio coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE throughout the season on TSN Radio 1410 Vancouver. The station’s live radio coverage is also available across Canada for live streaming at TSN1410.ca and on the TSN GO app. TSN Digital TSN complements its exclusive live coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE with a slate of digital content, including:
  • Video analysis and written features all season long from Luke Wileman and Kristian Jack, beginning with Jack's UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE preview
  • Comprehensive highlights
  • Up-to-the-minute news, scores, game recaps, and more
  • Photos, videos, and viral content from both competitions on TSN’s official Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter accounts
TSN Digital content is available on TSN.ca and the TSN GO app. Soccer on Bell Media Through a multi-year broadcast rights agreement with UEFA, TSN and RDS are the primary Canadian broadcasters of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE. The agreement sees TSN broadcast more than 190 games, including up to 16 group stage games weekly, extensive coverage of the knockout phase, as well as the UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL and the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL. RDS will deliver live coverage of three of the best matches each week. Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS own exclusive Canadian media rights to the FIFA World Cup™ package through to 2026, which includes the 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP RUSSIA™, 2022 FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR™, and the 2026 FIFA World Cup™, as well as a slate of additional FIFA tournaments. TSN and RDS are the official broadcasters of Major League Soccer (MLS) in Canada, with coverage of Vancouver Whitecaps FC, Toronto FC, and Montreal Impact, as well as the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS, MLS CUP 2016, and the 2016 AT&T MLS ALL-STAR GAME. TSN and RDS hold a multi-year broadcast agreement that gives the networks Canadian media rights to half of all games from the PREMIER LEAGUE. As the official broadcast partners of Canada Soccer, TSN and RDS deliver a slate of marquee Canada Soccer matches and events featuring the Canadian men’s and women’s national teams, as well as the AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP. Broadcast Schedule* UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Tuesday, Sept. 13
  • Barcelona vs. Celtic FC at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Benfica vs. Besiktas at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Dynamo Kiev vs. Napoli at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Paris Saint Germain vs. Arsenal at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Bayern Munich vs. Rostov at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Basel vs. Ludogorets at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Manchester City vs. Monchengladbach at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • PSV Eindhoven vs. Atletico Madrid at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Wednesday, Sept. 14
  • Tottenham vs. Monaco at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Bayer Leverkusen vs. CSKA Moscow at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Porto vs. Copenhagen at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Juventus vs. Sevilla at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Legia Warsaw vs. Dortmund at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Lyon vs. Dinamo Zagreb at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Real Madrid vs. Sporting at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Brugge vs. Leicester City at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Tuesday, Sept. 27
  • CSKA Moscow vs. Tottenham at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Monaco vs. Bayer Leverkusen at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Sporting vs. Legia Warsaw at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Leicester City vs. Porto at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Sevilla vs. Lyon at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Copenhagen vs. Brugge at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Dinamo Zagreb vs. Juventus at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Dortmund vs. Real Madrid at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Wednesday, Sept. 28
  • Atletico Madrid vs. Bayern Munich at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Besiktas vs. Dynamo Kiev at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Ludogorets vs. Paris Saint Germain at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Celtic FC vs. Manchester City at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Arsenal vs. Basel at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Rostov vs. PSV Eindhoven at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Napoli vs. Benfica at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Monchengladbach vs. Barcelona at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Tuesday, Oct. 18
  • Leicester City vs. Copenhagen at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Dinamo Zagreb vs. Sevilla at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Brugge vs. Porto at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Bayer Leverkusen vs. Tottenham at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Sporting vs. Dortmund at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • CSKA Moscow vs. Monaco at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Real Madrid vs. Warsaw at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Lyon vs. Juventus at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Wednesday, Oct. 19
  • Arsenal vs. Ludogorets at 2 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Rostov vs. Atletico Madrid at 2 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Dynamo Kiev vs. Benfica at 2 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Barcelona vs. Manchester City at 2 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Celtic FC vs. Monchengladbach at 2 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Napoli vs. Besiktas at 2 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Paris Saint Germain vs. Basel at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Bayern Munich vs. PSV Eindhoven at 2:45 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Thursday, Sept. 15
  • Qarabag vs. Liberec at 11 a.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Plzen vs. Roma at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Zorya vs. Fenerbahce at 12:30 p.m. on TSN2
  • Young Boys vs. Olympiacos at 12:30 p.m. on TSN3
  • Feyenoord vs. Manchester United at 12:30 p.m. on TSN4
  • Mainz vs. Saint-Etienne at 12:30 p.m. on TSN5
  • Astra vs. Austria Wien at 1 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Villarreal vs. Zurich at 3 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Osmanlispor vs. Steaua at 3 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Konyaspor vs. Shakhtar Donetsk at 3 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Internazionale vs. Hapoel Beer-Sheva at 3 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • PAOK vs. Fiorentina at 3 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Sassuolo vs. Athletic Bilbao at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Maccabi Tel Aviv vs. Zenit at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Rapid Vienna vs. Genk at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • AZ Alkmaar vs. Dundalk at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Apoel vs. Astana at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Anderlecht vs. Qabala at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Southampton vs. Sparta Prague at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Panathinaikos vs. Ajax at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Standard Liege vs. Celta at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Nice vs. Shalke at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Braga vs. Gent at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Salzburg vs. Krasnodar at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
Thursday, Sept. 29
  • Steaua vs. Villarreal at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Liberec vs. PAOK at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Shaktar vs. Braga at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Hapoel Beer-Sheva vs. Southampton at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Fiorentina vs .Qarabag at 12:30 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Zurich vs. Osmanlispor at 1 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Gent vs. Konyaspor at 1 p.m. ET on TSN GO
  • Fenerbahce vs. Feyenoord at 3 p.m. ET on TSN1
  • Olympiacos vs. Apoel at 3 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Zenit vs. AZ Alkmaar at 3 p.m. ET on TSN3
  • Manchester United vs. Zorya at 3 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Athletic Bilbao vs. Rapid Vienna at 3 p.m. ET on TSN5
  • Qabala vs. Mainz at 11 a.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Astana vs. Young Boys at 11 a.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Sparta Prague vs. Internazionale at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Shalke vs. Salzburg at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Ajax vs. Standard Liege at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Celta vs. Panathinaikos at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Krasnodar vs. Nice at 1 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Roma vs. Astra at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Saint-Etienne vs. Anderlecht at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Dundalk vs. Maccabi Tel Aviv at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
  • Austria Wien vs. Plzen at 3 p.m. ET on beIN SPORTS CANADA
*Schedule subject to change

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