Fact sheet: Foxtel’s expanded sports channel lineup

Everything you need to know about Foxtel’s expanded channel lineup

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• Foxtel subscribers will receive unprecedented coverage on beIN SPORTS of the best European Football including the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and Bundesliga.

• South American football including the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, Brazilian Serie A and Sao Paulo Championship are also featured.

• European Rugby Champions Cup, and the Six Nations tournament will broadcast LIVE and in HD as well as selected games from The Wallabies and All Black Spring Tour in November, featuring games against Wales, Scotland and Ireland LIVE and in HD.

• All three channels will be in High Definition.

• beIN SPORTS will launch with 2016 UEFA Europa League Final on Thursday 19 May and the 2016 UEFA Champions League Final on Sunday 29 May both LIVE.

• The beIN SPORTS channels will broadcast all 51 games of the UEFA EURO 2016 tournament LIVE and in HD from Saturday 11 June.

• The channels boost Foxtel’s sport offering from nine to 12 channels from 15 May.

How to watch

• The new channels come as part of an existing Sports pack subscription at no extra cost.
• beIN SPORTS customers no longer need to pay a separate subscription for beIN sports to access their content.
• Channels are available to Foxtel residential and Foxtel Play subscribers and can also be viewed on the move via Foxtel Go.
• European football and rugby union matches on beIN SPORTS will air live.

Upcoming key dates

• Major League Soccer: May to November (beIN SPORTS)
• Spanish La Liga 2016-2017: from August 16 (beIN SPORTS)
• German Bundesliga 2016-2017: from August 26(beIN SPORTS)
• A-League Finals: from April (FOX SPORTS)
• Brazilian Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A 2016: from May 14 (beIN SPORTS)
• UEFA Europa League 2015-2016 Final: May 19 (beIN SPORTS)
• English Football League Championship Play-off Finals: from May 29 (beIN SPORTS)
• UEFA Champions League 2016 Final: May 29 (beIN SPORTS)
• UEFA Champions League 2016-2017 season: from August 17Sept 16 (beIN SPORTS) • UEFA Euro 2016: from June 11 (beIN SPORTS)
• UEFA Super Cup 2016: Aug 9 (beIN SPORTS)
• Italian Serie A 2016-2017 season: from Aug 21 (beIN SPORTS)

Source: Foxtel

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