List of UEFA Champions League broadcasters

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This is a list of television broadcasters which provide coverage of the UEFA Champions League, European football's top level continental competition, as well as the UEFA Super Cup. All matches kick-off at 20:45 Central European Time (CET), with the exception of matches held in Russia and Kazakhstan.

UEFA sells the broadcast rights in a three season basis and various packages are available for bidders, with UEFA weighing balance between free and pay television under the UEFA and European Union (EU) agreement. While balancing between free and pay television, if the rights do not sell within "sales windows", the rights may be sold on an individual basis to pay-per-view television broadcasters.[1]

The 2010 final attracted an audience of 109 million people around the world, a record number for the competition, and replaced the Super Bowl as the most-watched annual sports event.[2]

Broadcasters[edit]

2015–2018 seasons[edit]

Territory Free Pay Ref
Albania Vizion Plus Tring TV [3][4]
Andorra beIN Sports [4][5]
Armenia Armenia TV [4]
Australia SBS [6]
Austria ORF Sky Deutschland [7][8]
Azerbaijan Stan Sport [5][9][10]
Belarus Belteleradio [4]
Belgium Proximus [4][11]
Brazil Esporte Interativo [4][12][13]
Bolivia Bolivia TV [5]
Bosnia and Herzegovina Arena Sport [4][5]
Brunei Astro SuperSport [4]
Bulgaria bTV Action RING [14]
Cambodia beIN Sports [15]
Canada [16]
Caribbean [17]
Central Asia Stan Sport [4][5]
China [18][19][20][21]
Colombia RCN TV [4]
Costa Rica Teletica [5]
Croatia HRT Arena Sport [4]
Cyprus CyBC CYTA [4]
Czech Republic ČT O2 [22]
Denmark MTG MTG [23]
Ecuador RTS [5]
Estonia MTG MTG [24]
El Salvador TCS [4]
Finland Yle MTG [25][26]
France D81 [27][28]
Georgia GPB Silk Sport [4][29]
Germany ZDF Sky Deutschland [30][31]
Greece ERT Cosmote Sport [32][33]
Guatemala TV Azteca [5]
Haiti Canal+ [5]
Honduras TVC [5]
Hong Kong i-Cable [34]
Hungary Magyar Televízió Sport1 [4]
Iceland 365 Media [4]
Indonesia SCTV beIN Sports [15][35][36]
In-Flight/In-Ship IMG [4]
Ireland [37][38][39][40]
Israel [4][41]
Italy Mediaset Mediaset Premium [42]
Japan SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation [4]
Kazakhstan ОҢ-ТВ [43][44]
Kosovo RTK Kujtesa [4][45]
Kyrgyzstan KTRK [46]
Laos beIN Sports [15]
Latin America [17]
Latvia TV6 MTG [24]
Liechtenstein [5]
Lithuania TV6 MTG [24]
Luxembourg RTL [5]
Macau TDM [5]
Macedonia MRT Arena Sport [4][5]
Malaysia Astro SuperSport [4]
Malta PBS GO [47][48]
MENA beIN Sports [49]
Mexico [5]
Mongolia SANSAR HD/SPS HD [4]
Montenegro [4][5]
Moldova Canal 3 [4]
Myanmar MNTV Sky Net [50]
Netherlands Veronica Ziggo Sport [4][51]
New Zealand [52][53]
Nicaragua Canal 4 [5]
Norway MTG MTG [23]
Pacific Islands Sky Pacific [54]
Panama TVMax [5]
Papua New Guinea Digicel Play [54]
Paraguay SNT [5]
Peru América Televisión [5]
Philippines beIN Sports [55]
Poland nc+ [56][57]
Portugal RTP Sport TV [58][59]
Puerto Rico Fox4 [60][61]
Romania Pro TV Telekom Romania [62]
Russia NTV Plus [5]
San Marino Mediaset Mediaset Premium [5]
Serbia RTS Arena Sport [4][5]
Singapore Eurosport [63][64]
Slovenia Pro Plus Sport Klub [4]
Slovakia RTVS Slovak Telekom [4][65]
South Africa SuperSport [66]
South Asia TEN Sports [67]
South Korea [4][68]
Spain beIN Sports [4][69]
Sub-Saharan Africa [4][70]
Suriname STVS [4]
Sweden MTG MTG [23]
Switzerland SRG SSR [71]
Taiwan ELTA [4]
Thailand PPTV beIN Sports [15][72][73]
Turkey TRT Türk Telekom [74]
Ukraine Ukrayina Media Group Ukraine [75]
United Kingdom BT Sport [76][77]
United States Fox3 [60][61]
Uzbekistan UzReport TV [78]
Vietnam VTV
  • KJ Sports n Media
  • VTVCab
[4][79][80]
^1 – D8 only broadcasts the final, which is a protected event for free-to-air broadcasting according to French law.
^2 – Only highlights.
^3 – Only the final will be broadcast on free-to-air television.

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