BT Sport has confirmed that its BT Sport Europe channel will be renamed ahead of the new football season.
The channel, which largely shows UEFA Champions League and Europa League football, will be known as BT Sport 3 from Thursday 4th August 2016.
The broadcaster will also be renaming its Ultra High Definition channel, BT Sport Ultra HD, to BT Sport 4K from the same date.
The new Premier League season gets underway on 13th August 2016 with BT Sport airing Manchester City’s home clash with Sunderland from 5.30pm.
BT will broadcast the majority of their Premier League games on Saturday evenings at 5.30pm, where the first two months will see teams who finished in the top four battle it out as well as games involving Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.
BT Sport will broadcast the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League final this evening. The match, between Manchester City v Chelsea, takes place at the Estadio do Dragao in Porto. Manchester City’s first UEFA Champions League final pits them against domestic rivals… Read more
Gary Lineker today announced he is leaving BT Sport. “Porto’s mouth-watering all-English final this weekend will be my final Champions League show for BT Sport,” Gary said in a posting on social media.” The former Leicester City striker joined BT… Read more
Manchester United face Villarreal in the 2020/21 UEFA Europa League final this evening. The match, which comes from the Stadion Miejski in Gdansk, Poland, will be shown live on BT Sport. Villarreal are appearing in a European final for the… Read more