CHAMPIONS LIVE HERE: TSN Airs Exclusive Live Coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL in 4K, Tomorrow
— May 27, 2016
– TSN’s pre-game coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL featuring Real Madrid vs. Atlético Madrid kicks off tomorrow (Saturday, May 28) at 2 p.m. ET –
– The TSN soccer panel of Luke Wileman, Jason deVos, and Kristian Jack provide in-depth pre-game, halftime, and post-game analysis –
TORONTO (May 27, 2016) – Another champion will be crowned this weekend in stunning 4K Ultra HD on TSN, as the network delivers exclusive live coverage of the highly-anticipated UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL between rivals Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid,tomorrow (Saturday May 28) at 2 p.m. ET. The culmination of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE – Europe’s most prestigious club competition – is one of 60+ iconic championship events that live on TSN.
TSN’s acclaimed soccer panel, featuring host Luke Wileman and analysts Jason deVos and Kristian Jack, delivers in-depth pre-game, halftime, and post-game analysis.
This year’s UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL features a rematch of the 2014 final, in which Real Madrid secured a 4-1 victory over Atlético Madrid in extra time. Led by superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, Real Madrid looks to win their second UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE trophy in three seasons and 11th in club history. Atlético Madrid, led by star forwards Antoine Griezmann and Fernando Torres, is in search of its first UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE title in club history.
TSN’s live coverage of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL is available live and on demand to TSN subscribers via TSN GO. French-language coverage of the match is available on RDS.
TSN digital platforms provide comprehensive preview coverage and post-match video analysis available on TSN.ca and the TSN GO app.
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TSN and RDS are the primary Canadian broadcasters of UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE beginning this year. The agreement sees TSN broadcast more than 190 games, including up to 16 group stage games weekly, and extensive coverage of the knockout phase, as well as the UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL and the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL. RDS delivers live coverage of three of the best matches each week. TSN is also the exclusive broadcaster of this summer’s EURO 2016.
TSN and RDS hold a multi-year broadcast agreement with BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE that gives the networks Canadian media rights to half of all games through the 2015-2016 season.
TSN and RDS are also the official broadcasters of MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER in Canada, with coverage of Vancouver Whitecaps FC, Toronto FC, and Montreal Impact, as well as the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS, MLS CUP 2016, and the 2016 AT&T MLS ALL-STAR GAME.
Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS own exclusive Canadian media rights to the FIFA World Cup™ package through to-2026, which includes the 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP RUSSIA™, 2022 FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR™, and the 2026 FIFA World Cup™, as well as a slate of additional FIFA tournaments.
About TSN TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and #1 specialty network. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN.ca, TSN GO, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With more championship events than any broadcaster in the country, TSN’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2016, MLB, Barclays Premier League, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.