Stream beIN Sports for free without cable
Fanatiz is the cheapest way to watch beIN Sports and a number of other soccer-related channels without a cable TV or satellite subscription. You can try Fanatiz for free for a week and check out any soccer match that’s on.
If you want to watch on a TV or smartphone, you’re better off live streaming the game. Comcast and DIRECTV isn’t even a choice anymore. And you don’t need a pricey DISH satellite subscription to watch live soccer matches.
A Roku will do the job. An Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and Chromecast will also work with the choices outlined below.
Pick a free trial with one of these services, and you can quickly start watching La Liga, Ligue 1, Serie A and the English Football League. A lot of people will be looking for a way to live stream Barcelona vs Real Madrid on beIN Sports after waiting months for the postponed match. El Clásico was called off in October because of protests.
Live Stream beIN Sports live on Fanatiz
The streaming service Fanatiz is your cheapest option at $7.99 per month in the United States.
Fanatiz has a small channel bundle that includes, beIN Sports, beIN Sports en Espanol, beIN Sports La Liga, beIN Sports Connect, TyC Sports, Fanatiz Club de Soccer, RCN, GOLTV, GOLTV Espanol, Nuestra Tele Internacional, XTREM Football and CDO (Canal del Deporte Olímpico). You can watch live soccer games, highlights and past games.
You can try Fanatiz free for a week, and see what you think about the service.
The fanatiz app is supported on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Fire Sticks, Apple TV and Chromecast. Fanatiz also has app support for iOS and Android. Or you can just watch through the fanatiz site.
There are no contracts or obligations to keep the service. And it’s easy to cancel Fanatiz online with just a couple of clicks.
Watch beIN Sports, beIN Sports Connect on fuboTV
fuboTV carries beIN Sports and beIN Sports en Espanol as part of its 110+ channel lineup.
Aside from live TV, there is a huge roster of movies, kids shows, entertainment networks and news. There are regional NBCSN networks.
Fubo carries local NBC, CBS and FOX stations in most of the country. (You will definitely want those locals for Premier League Soccer, and Futbol Bundesliga.)
And there is a cross section of networks that you used only see on cable TV such as CNN, TNT, HGTV, A&E and NBC Universo. The standard fuboTV plan comes with 110 channels and 30 hours of Cloud DVR for $59.99 per month.
Look over the channel lineup before deciding whether you want to check out a free 7-day trial.
fuboTV also lets you activate the beIN Sports Connect.
If you can’t watch Barcelona vs Real Madrid live, you can record it for later. Same goes for any other channel.
But fuboTV has an added feature to catch up on sports too called “look back”. The look back feature is essentially an on-demand option for all sporting events that aired on fuboTV in the last 72 hours.
There are add-ons for extra DVR space, and smaller channel bundles for additional sports and entertainment channels. You can live stream beIN sports and all of your other channels on just about every major streaming device. Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, NVIDIA Shield, Mi Box and Chromecast support the fuboTV app. fuboTV offers a free 7-day trial for new customers.
Watch beIN Sports Online with Sling TV
Sling TV carries beIN Sports, but it’s part of the Sports Extra bundle.
You’ll need to choose a base plan — Sling Orange or Sling Blue — before adding Sports Extra channels to the mix.
The Orange bundle has roughly 30+ channels including ESPN, A&E, AMC, CNN and Comedy Central for $30 per month.
If you pick Sling Blue, you’ll get 45+ channels such as Bravo, TNT and AMC for $30 per month.The World bundle adds 7 more channels, including beIN Sports, Willow and Outside TV.
Either way, you will be able to live stream beIN Sports. You’ll end up paying $40 per month for your channel lineup if you decide to keep your subscription beyond the 7-day free trial.
Sling TV works on pretty much every streaming device, including Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, NVIDIA Shield and some Smart TVs. If you want to record a soccer match or a favorite TV show, you’ll need to add 50 hours of Cloud DVR.
Is beIN Sports on Comcast?
No. Comcast stopped carrying beIN Sports in August 2018 after the cable company got into a contract dispute.
There has been no indication that the two sides will mend fences.
So just to recap: Fanatiz is the cheapest way to live stream beIN Sports and beIN Sports en Espanol. You can watch live soccer matches and other sports using a Roku, Fire TV and Chromecast.
You can watch Fanatiz free for a week, and check out La Liga, Ligue 1, rugby, motorcycle racing, tennis, volleyball, auto racing and handball. Fanatiz costs $7.99 per month if you keep your subscription.
fuboTV has 110 channels and 30 hours of Cloud DVR for $54.99 per month. fuboTV has a “look back” feature that shows sporting events that aired in the last 72 hours. It’s the only streaming service that offers select sporting events in 4K.
And there’s a huge on-demand movie library too. fuboTV has a free 7-day trial for new customers.
Sling TV lets you customize the channel lineup a little bit more. Sign up for Sling Orange or Sling Blue and add the Sports Extra bundle to get beIN Sports. That will cost $35 per month.
You can try Sling TV free for 7 days. If you prepay for two or three months, you can get a discounted or free streaming device. So how are you going to live stream beIN Sports? Tell fellow readers in the comments below.Head over to the main page of The Cord Cutting Report for more how-to guides, tips and reviews.
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