Virgin Media Sport has unveiled the schedule of games that will broadcast as part of the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League ahead of the channel launch in Ireland on September 18th.
Additionally, six new sport channels have also been announced. Virgin Media Sport Extra 1 -6 will host all matches broadcast during the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.
Key fixtures that will air on Virgin Media Sport include Liverpool vs Paris SG, Inter Milan vs Tottenham and Real Madrid vs Roma.
Virgin Media customers can record, replay, pause and watch archived matches and footage on-demand. They can use the TV Anywhere App and they can also simply press start-over during any live match, which brings them right back to kick-off time.
Commenting on the announcement, Paul Farrell, Vice President of Commercial at Virgin Media Television said; “We’re cementing our position as the new home of top class European Football in Ireland with the announcement of six additional Virgin Media Sport channels to ensure fans don’t miss a single minute of the upcoming UEFA Champions and Europa Leagues. Our local production, new studio and our panel of Irish and International experts who will be providing in-depth analysis, ensures that we have created the only place for fans to switch on for the very best sporting action, commentary and analysis in Ireland.”