Watch French Ligue 1 Football Anywhere with a VPN

Some of the best football players of all time hail from France: There’s Zinedine Zidane, who helped France win both the World Cup and the European Championships; Michel Platini, who won the Ballon d’Or three times; and Just Fontaine, who scored 13 goals in six games at the 1958 World Cup.

If you want to see skilful Gallic football every week, the French Ligue 1 is the championship for you. And with a VPN, it’s never been easier to catch every match online.

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How Do VPNs Work?

A VPN, or virtual private network, is a way of connecting to the Internet via a different location. With a VPN, you can use an IP address from another country. And websites you visit will think you’re in that country.

With ExpressVPN, you can connect via 78 different countries. That’s a lot of streaming sports!

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When To Watch the 2015-2016 Ligue 1 Football Season

Like all major European football seasons, Ligue 1 is played over winter from August to May. There’s a Christmas break of about three weeks. The 2015-2016 season reaches its final round of games on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

Ligue 1 matches often kick at the following (French/CET) times:

  • Saturdays at 2pm, 5pm and 8pm
  • Sundays at 2pm, 5pm and 9pm
  • Fridays at 8.30pm

Check the latest fixtures for specific game times. And don’t forget, the above times are French/CET!

Streaming Guide:  Catch Ligue 1 Sites with a VPN

So you know when Ligue 1 games are played, next you gotta find out where they’re being streamed online. Not to worry! We’re here to help. Below are a few of our favorite options.

Check Out Ligue 1 on BT Sport

BT Sport is showing around four live Ligue 1 football games per week during the 2015-2016 season, and you can use your VPN to watch them all in three easy steps.

  1. Connect to a UK ExpressVPN server.
  2. Go to and click ‘Watch Live.’ (You need a BT Sport subscription.)
  3. Start watching!

Watch Ligue 1 on beIN Sports 

In the US, Ligue 1 is aired on beIN Sports, and you can catch them all by:

  1. Connecting to a US ExpressVPN server.
  2. Signing in at and click ‘LIVE.’ (A beIN Sports cable subscription is required.)
  3. Boom! Vive la soccer!

Can Anyone Stop PSG in 2016?

We usually end these articles with a prediction about who’s going to win whichever sports event we’re talking about. But there’s no need this time — Paris St. Germain are definitely going to win the 2015-2016 French Ligue 1 title. Just like they won the past three titles. There, we said it.

There, we said it.

Of course, you’re welcome to make your own Ligue 1 predictions in the comments. That is, if you think Monaco or Nice can still catch up.

Either way, don’t forget to download ExpressVPN and secure your Internet while you watch French Ligue 1!

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