Goal and Goal – TSN and TSN2 Deliver Extensive Live UEFA Champions League Coverage

-- Canadian Soccer Fans See Twice as Many Games with Live UEFA Matches Available on TSN and TSN2 starting on Sept. 16 --

Canadian Soccer fans will get double the amount of live UEFA Champions League action with TSN and TSN2 delivering two live games on each match day of the group stage. TSN and TSN2’s live coverage begins on Tuesday, September 16 with two marquee matches – Chelsea vs. Bordeaux at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN and Barcelona vs. Sporting at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN2.

“Soccer fans have asked for more live UEFA Champions League coverage and now with TSN2 they can get twice as much,” said Phil King President of TSN. “Giving sports fans more choice with live sporting events is exactly why we launched TSN2.”

All UEFA Champions League games on both TSN and TSN2 will be available in HD. TSN2 is now available through television service providers across the country including nationally on Bell TV. For more information on TSN2 and a complete list of participating television providers, visit TSN.ca.

TSN and TSN2’s UEFA Champions League broadcast schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, Sept. 16
• Chelsea vs. Bordeaux at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN
• Barcelona vs. Sporting at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN2
• Chelsea vs. Bordeaux at 5:30 p.m. ET encore on TSN2

Wednesday, Sept. 17
• Manchester United vs. Villarreal at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN
• Real Madrid vs. FC Bate Borisov at 2:30 p.m. ET live on TSN2
• Manchester United vs. Villarreal at 5:30 p.m. ET encore on TSN2

TSN and TSN2’s broadcast schedule of additional UEFA group stage match up is TBD.