Champions League final: how to watch Manchester City vs Chelsea for free
How to watch the Champions League final?
The Champions League final will be available for free on the BT Sport website and on the BT Sport YouTube channel.
In the UK, the matches will also be available to watch on Virgin channels 532 and 533.
In the United States, the Europa League final is broadcast by CBS and the streaming service Paramount Plus. Paramount Plus costs $ 9.99 per month for the ad-free version or $ 5.99 with ads.
But there is currently a 7-day free trial, which means if you sign up you can watch Wednesday night’s game for free.
What was said?
Simon Green, Director of BT Sport, said: “After a difficult year for everyone, it is exciting to approach the end of the football season with three English teams qualifying for the European final and the possibility of the watch with family and friends. nobody.”
YouTube UK Managing Director Ben McOwen Wilson added: “With the restrictions lifted, there is no doubt that many fans will be eager to meet their friends and family to watch the great game on the big screen. This year BT and YouTube will deliver the highest quality streams in ultra high definition and for the first time at high frame rate (60 fps) to ensure all of our viewers have the best free viewing experience possible. , wherever they are.
“Football is in the DNA of this country and the finals of the UEFA Europa League and the UEFA Champions League have always attracted record audience figures on the platform.”
How did Chelsea and City reach the Champions League final?
Both clubs relied on their excellent defenses in the competition to help them reach the final.
City have only scored one goal in the group stage – the best defensive record in the competition this season – while Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has not disclosed a goal in eight of 11 appearances in the current campaign , a Champions League record by a goalkeeper playing for a goal. English team.
In the round of 16, City had comfortable victories against Borussia Mönchengladbach and Borussia Dortmund before outscoring last year’s runners-up Paris Saint-Germain in the semi-finals.
Likewise, Chelsea were rarely threatened against Atletico Madrid, before defeating Porto in the next round and displaying valiant maturity to beat European stalwarts Real Madrid in the semi-finals.