Watch the 2017 UEFA Champions League live online with a VPN

Published: Mar 15, 2016

Last Updated: May 11, 2017 @ 9:37 am

Rejoice! The UEFA Champions League Final is finally here, and it’s sure to be another final for the ages.

On one side, we have the incredible Juventus defense. Led by the “BBC” of Barzagli, Bonucci, and Chiellini, The Old Lady is one of the toughest teams to beat in the modern game.

But if any team can do it, it’s Real MadridLos Blancos boasts the striking talent of Karim Benzema, the midfield wizardry of Isco, and some guy named Cristiano Ronaldo. We heard he’s pretty good.

Can’t afford to miss this exciting final? All you need is a VPN and this trusty guide.

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A VPN keeps your data and identity safe online

Want to watch the Champions League online? Should you have to miss the skills of Messi and Ronaldo’s incredible goals just because of threats to your online privacy and data security? No way — just use a VPN.

A VPN, or virtual private network, is like a private road for your internet traffic.

Usually, when you connect to the internet, your data can be intercepted by third parties like your ISP, governments, and cybercriminals. But with ExpressVPN,  your data is secured by 256-bit SSL encryption. Your IP address is hidden too. So you’re safe and anonymous online.

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When are Champions League matches played?

The UEFA Champions League runs alongside each country’s national league, so games are always played mid-week. The tournament starts with a group stage that runs from September to December, with matches played Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 8.45pm CET.

The Champions League then switches to a knockout tournament that runs from February until the final in late May. The tournament final will be on June 3rd, 2017 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.

What’s next on the Champions League schedule?

Every year, the Champions League delivers dream matchups that make for mandatory viewing. Now, we’re finally down to the final itself. Here’s the schedule:

June 3rd:

  • Juventus vs. Real Madrid

How to stream the Champions League with a VPN

So you have your VPN and you know when the next Champions League match is on. Watching it safely, in any country, is nice and easy. Here are some of your best options.

Watch Champions League live on BT Sport (UK)

BT Sport recently secured the UK rights to show live Champions League. A selection of games require no subscription — so with a VPN, anyone can stream securely and privately.

Here’s how to stream BT Sport securely with a VPN:

  1. Connect to any UK ExpressVPN server.
  2. Sign in at and click ‘Watch live.’ (A subscription is required for some games.)
  3. Enjoy the match!

Stream live Champions League games on Fox Sports Go (U.S.)

Fox Soccer has a mix of free-to-watch and subscription-only Champions League games. With a VPN, you can stream them without risking your online privacy, anywhere in the world.

Here’s how to stream Fox Soccer safely from anywhere with a VPN:

  1. Connect to one of over 20 U.S. ExpressVPN servers.
  2. Sign in at (A U.S. cable subscription is required.)
  3. Start watching!

Will Real Madrid win the Champions League again?

Another year, another matchup between football bluebloods for the UEFA Champions League Final. While challengers like Leicester City and Monaco had their moments in the sun, it’ll be Los Blancos vs. The Old Lady for all the marbles come June.

Will Juventus’ impressive defense carry them to glory? Or will Cristiano Ronaldo uncork another performance for the ages?

You can share your own predictions in the comments below. And if you want to stream Champions Leagues football safely and securely online, set up your VPN now.

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One thought on “UEFA Champions League

  1. I am Telling You, It’s Barcelona’s Year. Fear the MSN. Visca el barca 😉 We will make history again by at least retaining the CL if not winning the treble back-to-back. Game’s ON!

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