KAMPALA — August is an exciting month for football fans. Following the thrilling FA Cup final on August 1st, UEFA Europa League has returned. After the competition was suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic, a new format had been adopted.
StarTimes, the exclusive broadcaster of the UEFA Europa League, will broadcast the semi-final matches between Sevilla and Manchester United on Sunday at 10pm; while Inter Milan will battle Shakhtar Donetsk on Monday at 10 pm and then the competition will come to an end on 21st August 2020.
Thats not all, the 2020/21 Europa League season will kick off on August 20 with the Qualifying.
Then, the following week on August 29, StarTimes will air FA Community Shield taking place at Wembley Stadium. It will be contested between Premier League winners Liverpool and the winners of the 2020 FA Cup, Arsenal. It should be remembered that the Gunners defeated Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final on August 1 which match was shown live on StarTimes.
From September 3, StarTimes will air the UEFA Nations League. The second edition of UEFAs newest national-team competition will begin with great clashes such as Germany vs. Spain, Sweden against France and titleholder Portugal vs. Croatia.
Just like we promised more sports entertainment, The most affordable digital TV operator in Uganda, StarTimes, recently acquired LaLiga broadcasting rights (French commentary) for four seasons. The exciting Spanish league will be showed on the StarTimes sport channels starting from the first 20120/21 season match day on September 12.
Through ESPN, StarTimes also broadcast The English Football League Championship (EFL), Major League Soccer (MLS), Belgian Pro League, Netherlands Eredivisie; Basketball tourneys NBA and The Euro League.
“Sports is the most followed TV Content in the word, As StarTimes we are aware of the love and passion our customers have for sports most especially football.
Adding La Liga and UEFA Nations League to our bouquet will not only excite our customer but also give them more options at an affordable and convenient subscription, said Isma Lule, the Marketing Director Football fans should note that this football festival is brought to Uganda live and exclusive on StarTimes.
This is one of many sports entertainment on our platform that assures Ugandans that football has moved to StarTimes.