Every Minute, Every Match: TSN Delivers Complete and Exclusive Live Coverage of UEFA EURO 2016, June 10-July 10

— June 1st, 2016

– TSN’s five national feeds provide exclusive coverage of all 51 games of UEFA EURO 2016, from the Group Stage all the way to the Final –
– TSN’s acclaimed soccer broadcast team features Luke Wileman, Jason deVos, and Kristian Jack, as well as special guest analysts, including Canadian women’s national team head coach John Herdman, former Scotland national team defender Steven Caldwell, and ESPN soccer analyst Janusz Michallik –
– TSN Digital platforms deliver comprehensive coverage of the tournament, highlighted by dedicated digital hub TSN.ca/EURO2016 and the TSN GO app –
– For the first time ever, UEFA EURO 2016 features an expanded 24 teams competing for the Henri Delaunay Trophy –

TORONTO (June 2, 2016) – Featuring a loaded field of Europe’s powerhouse soccer nations, UEFA EURO 2016 airs June 10–July 10 exclusively on TSN, Canada’s home of the biggest roster of championship sporting events. TSN is Canada’s exclusive destination for every minute of every match of UEFA EURO 2016, kicking off with hosts France taking on Romania on Friday, June 10 at 2 p.m. ET on TSN (click here or see below for TSN’s complete broadcast schedule). Along with complete live coverage of every game, TSN delivers pre-game shows and post-game analysis and opinion, featuring all the latest news, highlights, and reaction from the tournament that thrusts Europe’s brightest soccer stars in the spotlight. TSN wraps up the action every matchday with a 30-minute UEFA EURO 2016 highlight show along with a Match of the Day encore. “Champions live on TSN, and we are proud to showcase every game of the international spectacle that is UEFA EURO 2016,” said Shawn Redmond, Vice-President of Programming, TSN. “This prestigious tournament features many of the beautiful game’s biggest stars, and is a cornerstone of TSN’s massive soccer lineup.” TSN’s acclaimed soccer panel delivers comprehensive breaking news and analysis of every match, featuring host Luke Wileman alongside analysts Jason deVos and Kristian Jack. TSN’s studio coverage of UEFA EURO 2016 also features contributions from special guest analysts including Canadian women’s national team head coach John Herdman, former Scotland national team defender Steven Caldwell, and ESPN soccer analyst Janusz Michallik. The tournament’s stacked playing field features many of Europe’s biggest soccer stars, including 2014 FIFA WORLD CUP winner Germany led by Thomas Müller and Mesut Özil; defending UEFA EURO 2008 and 2012 champion Spain looking to capture their third consecutive title; host and two-time UEFA EURO champion France featuring Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba; and England, led by 2015-16 BPL top scorer Harry Kane and captain Wayne Rooney. UEFA EURO 2016 features an expanded field of 24 teams competing for the Henri Delaunay Trophy, with a number of nations making their UEFA EURO debuts, including Wales, Iceland, Slovakia, Albania, and Northern Ireland. TSN subscribers can access live streaming and on-demand viewing of UEFA EURO 2016 through TSN GO. French-language coverage of UEFA EURO 2016 is available on RDS. TSN Digital Coverage TSN complements its exclusive live broadcast coverage of UEFA EURO 2016 with comprehensive coverage across TSN Digital platforms. Highlights include:
  • Dedicated digital hub for the tournament at ca/EURO2016
  • Daily video analysis from the TSN Soccer panel
  • Comprehensive highlights and Must-See clips from every tournament game
  • Up-to-the-minute breaking news, scores, game recaps, and more
  • Photos, videos, and viral content posted across TSN’s official social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, and Instagram
TSN Digital content is available on TSN.ca and the TSN GO mobile app. TSN Radio Fans can tune in to TSN Radio stations across the country – TSN 1050 in Toronto, TSN 690 in Montréal, TSN 1290 in Winnipeg, TSN 1200 in Ottawa, TSN 1260 in Edmonton, TSN 1040 and 1410 in Vancouver and TSN 1150 in Hamilton – for select live play-by-play coverage of the UEFA EURO 2016 (visit each station’s official website for programming info). Across TSN Radio, TSN soccer expert Gareth Wheeler is joined by co-host Alf DeBlasis for pre-game, halftime and post-match shows, along with a 60-minute nightly recap each day of the tournament. In addition to live game coverage, all stations follow the latest breaking news and analysis from the tournament. Fans can listen live online at TSN.ca, and on their smartphones and tablets anywhere via the TSN GO app. Soccer on Bell Media TSN and RDS are the exclusive broadcasters of this summer’s UEFA EURO 2016, as well as 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 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 2015-16 season. TSN and RDS are also the official broadcasters of Major League Soccer (MLS) 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. As the official broadcast partners of Canada Soccer, TSN and RDS deliver a slate of marquee Canada Soccer matches and events featuring the Canadian men’s and women’s national teams, as well as the AMWAY CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP. 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. Broadcast Schedule See below or visit TSN.ca for a complete broadcast schedule* for TSN’s exclusive live coverage of UEFA EURO 2016. Friday, June 10
  • France vs. Romania at 3 p.m. ET on TSN
Saturday, June 11
  • Albania vs. Switzerland at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Wales vs. Slovakia at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN1, TSN3, and TSN4
  • England vs. Russia at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, June 12
  • Turkey vs. Croatia at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Poland vs. Northern Ireland at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN4
  • Germany vs. Ukraine at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN4
Monday, June 13
  • Span vs. Czech Republic at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Republic of Ireland vs. Sweden at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Belgium vs. Italy at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Tuesday, June 14
  • Austria vs. Hungary at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Portugal vs. Iceland at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Wednesday, June 15
  • Russia vs. Slovakia at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Romania vs. Switzerland at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • France vs. Albania at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Thursday, June 16
  • England vs. Wales at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Ukraine vs. Northern Ireland at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Germany vs. Poland at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Friday, June 17
  • Italy vs. Sweden at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Czech Republic vs. Croatia at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Spain vs. Turkey at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Saturday, June 18
  • Belgium vs. Republic of Ireland at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Iceland vs. Hungary at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Portugal vs. Austria at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Sunday, June 19
  • Switzerland vs. France at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4
  • Romania vs. Albania at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN5
Monday, June 20
  • Slovakia vs. England at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3
  • Russia vs. Wales at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Tuesday, June 21
  • Northern Ireland vs. Germany at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3
  • Ukraine vs. Poland at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Croatia vs. Spain at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3
  • Czech Republic vs. Turkey at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Wednesday, June 22
  • Hungary vs. Portugal at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3
  • Iceland vs. Austria at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
  • Sweden vs. Belgium at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3
  • Italy vs. Republic of Ireland at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5
Saturday, June 25
  • Round of 16: 2A vs. 2C at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Round of 16: 1B vs. 3A/C/D at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Round of 16: 1D vs. 3B/E/F at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, June 26
  • Round of 16: 1A vs. 3C/D/E at 8:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Round of 16: 1C vs. 3A/B/F at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN1, TSN3 and TSN4
  • Round of 16: 1F vs. 2E at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN3, and TSN4
Monday, June 27
  • Round of 16: 1E vs. 2D at 11:30 a.m. ET on TSN
  • Round of 16: 2B vs. 2F at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Thursday, June 30
  • Quarter-final #1 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Friday, July 1
  • Quarter-final #2 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Saturday, July 2
  • Quarter-final #3 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, July 3
  • Quarter-final #4 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Wednesday, July 6
  • Semifinal #1 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Thursday, July 7
  • Semifinal #2 at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, July 10
  • Final at 2 p.m. ET on TSN
*Schedule subject to change

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