How to Watch the UEFA Europa League with a VPN

Ah, UEFA Europa League. What an odd duck you are. You replaced the knockout format of the old UEFA Cup with a confusing league system to increase the number of games played. Now you’re just a poor man’s Champions League.

But we still love you, Europa League. And with a VPN, you can watch some of the best footballers live from anywhere in the world.

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A VPN Makes it Easier to Stream Sports 

With the right VPN in your pocket, you can catch every UEFA football match live.

That’s because a VPN allows you to route your Internet connection and its traffic through any server location of your choice, letting you watch games from any country at the click of a button.

With ExpressVPN, you get easy-to-use apps for all your devices. So you can stream with confidence and ease, anywhere and everywhere

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What Night Is Europa Night? Thursday Night!

Yes! You can watch the Europa League with a VPN, but when are the games on?

The ‘league’ part of the tournament usually starts in mid-September. Matches are played on Thursday evenings every two weeks until mid-December.

The Europa League then switches to a knockout format, which starts with the ‘Round of 32’ in mid-February. Matches are then played most weeks until the final, always on Thursday nights. The 2015/16 knockout stage starts on February 18, 2016. The final takes place on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

Step-by-Step Guide to Watch the Europa League with a VPN

Now you know when to tune in, it’s time to find the best Europa League streams and get your VPN ready.

Watch the Europa League Final for Free on YouTube!

This year, BT Sport is showing the Europa League final (as well as the Champions League final) for free on YouTube!

Just use a VPN to secure your connection, then head over to the BT Sports YouTube channel to stream both finals live!

Don’t forget! The Europa League final is May 18th!

Watch Free-To-Air Europa League Highlights on ITV4 (UK)

If you prefer a British commentary (and who doesn’t?), ITV4 shows highlights of all the Europa League action. It’s free to watch online, but the stream is not available outside the UK. Luckily, you can use a VPN to secure your connection and watch ITV4 from anywhere!

Here’s how to watch ITV4 with a VPN.

  1. Connect to a UK ExpressVPN server. There are six to choose from.
  2. Visit and click ‘ITV4’.
  3. Start watching!

Watch the Europa League on Fox Sports Outside the USA

Fox Sports over in the US is also showing a ton of live Europa League games, and they usually offer a free trial.

Here’s how you can access Fox Sports with a VPN.

  1. Connect to any ExpressVPN US server.
  2. Sign in or sign up at (A paid subscription is required, but free trials are usually available.)
  3. Choose a match and start watching!

Stream UK BT Sport’s Live Europa League Coverage Anywhere with a VPN

BT Sport is showing live games from every round of the 2015/16 Europa League, including the final for all its UK customers–and you, when you have a VPN.

Here’s how to Watch BT Sports in any country with a VPN.

  1. Connect to any ExpressVPN UK server.
  2. Go to and sign in. (A BT Sport subscription is required.)
  3. Start streaming!

A Hat-Trick Year For Sevilla?

The stage is set. The teams are ready. Will it be Liverpool? Or will Sevilla claim this year’s title? Are you excited for Manchester United to join the Europa League next year?

Let us know if the following guide was helpful, and leave your Europa football final predictions in the comments below!

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