Watch the UCL live in Nigeria – TV guide 2023

Watch the UCL live in Nigeria – TV guide 2023
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Read on to get the complete 2023 TV Guide to watch the UCL live in Nigeria.

The 2023 UEFA Champions League begins on Tuesday 19 September and will run through to Saturday 1 June 2024. Counting the qualifying rounds which some Super Eagles players participated in, the competition has been running since Tuesday 27 June 2023.

There are now a number of Nigeria national football team players in the tournament which will make for great UCL live viewing for the fans.

Below is all the TV information on the 69th season (32nd since the name change) of Europe’s elite competition.

Watch Victor Osimhen and other Super Eagles in UCL live

The first UCL live viewing of the 2023/24 edition of Europe’s most prestigious competition will take place on 19 and 20 September 2023.

Sadiq Umar’s Real Sociedad, Victor Osimhen’s Napoli, Samuel Chukwueze’s AC Milan, Chidera Ejuke and Alhassan Yusuf’s Royal Antwerp, Victor Boniface’s Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Zaidu Sanusi’s FC Porto and Peter Olayinka’s Red Star Belgrade are competing in the tournament.

Nigerian-Spanish striker Samuel Omorodion of Atlético de Madrid and Ebenezer Akinsanmiro of Inter Milan will hope to convince the head coaches of their teams to select them from the youth sides as the competition unfolds.

Nigerians are excited because it has been a while since this many Super Eagles players and prospects participated in Europe’s elite competition. They are more excited to see Victor Osimhen surpass Obafemi Martins as Nigeria’s top scorer in the competition and possibly challenge for the Golden Boot.

With matchday 1 around the corner, here is how Nigerians in Nigeria can watch the UCL live.

SuperSport – Via a DStv or a GOtv subscription: There are a number of SuperSports channels that will be showing the many UCL live matches for this season. Get a DStv subscription to gain access to those games and enjoy them.

DStv Now App: The DStv Now app is the cable television service in the palm of your hand. Install the app on your mobile devices via the appropriate app stores or from the DStv website, sign up, pay a subscription fee, and access SuperSport channels covering your preferred UCL live matches for the season.

Star Times: Star Times is a less popular cable television platform in Nigeria. However, it offers coverage for select UCL live matches.

Paramount Plus: Paramount Plus (known as Paramaount+ for commercial purposes) is available to viewers in the USA, but with a subscription and VPN, you can watch all the Champions League matches. Paramount+ starts as low as $5.99 monthly.

UCL live: When are the 2023/24 Champions League group stage matches?

  • Matchday 1: 19/20 September 2023
  • Matchday 2: 3/4 October 2023
  • Matchday 3: 24/25 October 2023
  • Matchday 4: 7/8 November 2023
  • Matchday 5: 28/29 November 2023
  • Matchday 6: 12/13 December 2023

UCL live: Knockout stages

  • Round of 16: 13/14/20/21 February and 5/6/12/13 March 2024
  • Quarter-finals: 9/10 and 16/17 April 2024
  • Semi-finals: 30 April/1 May and 7/8 May 2024
  • Final: 1 June 2024

This article was most recently revised and updated 7 months ago

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