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How to watch the Champions League: Live stream the fifth round of the Champions League anywhere online

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Watch Man City, Liverpool, Chelsea and Man United in the fifth round of the Champions League anywhere online

All four Premier League teams - Man City, Liverpool, Chelsea and Man United - are back in action in the 2021-2022 UEFA Champions League. This match-week presents the toughest fixtures as all four Premier League teams face their closest rivals in the group jostling for position with just two games remaining in the group stage.

The best way to watch the 2021-22 Champions League in the UK is with a contract-free BT Sport Monthly Pass that costs £25/mth and lets you live stream EVERY Champions League game instantly on any device.

Alternatively, if you live in Canada or Austria, you can watch all Champions League games live games on the popular sports streaming service DAZN (that comes with a free trial). If you're travelling or holidaying abroad, you can access both the aforementioned streaming services abroad using a good VPN service, like ExpressVPN.

This week Manchester United face Villareal. Both teams have a similar record of two wins, one loss and one draw from four games. The last time these two sides locked horns, Cristiano Ronaldo rescued United by scoring a goal in extra time, but things may not be as easy in Spain this time around.

Meanwhile, Chelsea face Juventus - one of the few sides that have managed to defeat them this season. While Juventus has already qualified for the next round, Chelsea will want to stamp their authority and prove they have what it takes to repeat last year's success.

Despite their loss to PSG, Manchester City have a point more than their French rivals in the standings. Both teams have been vying for this trophy for ages and this match will see some of the world's best players putting their silky skills on display.

Liverpool are one of four sides (along with Bayern Munich, Juventus and Ajax) with a flawless record in the Champions League, which means that they have automatically qualified for the next stage of the competition. Whether Jurgen Klopp chooses to take his foot off the accelerator and rest some of his players for this clash against Porto remains to be seen.


Champions League 2021-2022: Fixtures

Premier League team fixtures are highlighted for convenience.

Tuesday, 23 November 2021

  • Villareal vs Manchester United at 5:45pm
  • Dynamo Kyiv vs Bayern Munich at 5:45pm
  • Chelsea vs Juventus at 8pm
  • Barcelona vs Benfica at 8pm
  • Sevilla vs Wolfsburg at 8pm
  • Malmo vs Zenit at 8pm
  • Young Boys vs Atalanta at 8pm
  • Lille vs RB Salzburg at 8pm

Wednesday, 24 November 2021

  • Besiktas vs Ajax at 5:45pm
  • Inter Milan vs Skakhtar Donetsk at 5:45pm
  • Manchester City vs PSG at 8pm
  • Sporting vs Borrusia Dortmund at 8pm
  • Atletico Madrid vs Inter Milan at 8pm
  • Liverpool vs Porto at 8pm
  • Club Brugge vs RB Leipzig at 8pm
  • Sheriff vs Real Madrid at 8pm

Champions League 2021-2022: Group Standings after Round 2

Premier League teams are highlighted for your convenience.

Group A: Manchester City, PSG, Club Brugge, RB Leipzig

Group B: Liverpool, Porto, Atletico Madrid, Milan

Group C: Ajax, Borussia Dortmund, Sporting CP, Besiktas

Group D: Real Madrid, Inter Milan, Sheriff Tiraspol, Shakhtar Donetsk

Group E: Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Benfica, Dynamo Kyiv

Group F: Manchester United, Villareal, Atalanta, Young Boys

Group G: RB Salzburg, Lille, Wolfsburg Sevilla,

Group H: Juventus, Chelsea, Zenit Saint Petersburg, Malmo


How to watch the Champions League in the UK: BT Sport Monthly Pass

The only channel/streaming service broadcasting every Champions League game in the UK is BT Sport. There are a number of ways to get the service depending on how you want to watch, and what TV provider you already have. The slight problem is that most of these methods include opting into a long-term (usually 24-month) contract.

Therefore, the best (contract-free) way to watch BT Sport is to get the new BT Sport Monthly Pass. The pass costs £25 per month and gives you instant access to nine exclusive BT Sport channels, four of which are in HD. You can watch games instantly on any device, stream on two devices at the same time and cancel your subscription at any time.

Buy BT Sport Monthly Pass



Watch the Champions League on BT TV with BT Sport

If you sign up for a BT broadband and TV package, BT Sport is included as standard. If you already have BT broadband you can add BT TV and BT Sport will be added automatically. If you already have BT broadband and BT TV but signed up before BT Sport was added as standard, you can add BT Sport to your bundle, starting from for £15/mth. Note that these packages tie you down to a 24-month contract.

Sign up for BT TV with BT Sport


Watch the Champions League on BT Sport with Sky TV

If you have a Sky TV package, you can add BT Sport as part of one of three new packages. All three packages come with Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Football, Sky Sports Cricket, Sky Sports Golf, Sky Sports Racing, Sky Sports F1, Sky Sports Action, Sky Sports Arena, Sky Sports News and Sky Sports Mix plus BT Sport 1, 2, 3 and BT ESPN and the prices start at £30/mth alongside an existing Sky TV subscription.

Get BT Sport on Sky TV


Watch the Champions League on BT Sport with TalkTalk TV

The prices to add BT Sport channels to your TalkTalk TV line-up costs the same as it does to add them Sky TV. However, it doesn't come with the option to watch the channels in high definition, only SD.

Get BT Sport on TalkTalk TV


Watch the Champions League on the BT Sport app

Once you've signed up for BT TV and/or BT broadband, you can watch all the Champions League matches, including highlights and news, on the BT Sport app.

This app covers the same channels as those available via BT TV including BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, BT Sport ESPN and BT Sport Extra and is available for iOS, Android and Windows phones and tablets, Apple TV, Xbox or Samsung Smart TV. You can also attach a Google Chromecast and stream the app from your laptop, tablet or phone to your standard TV.

It's worth noting that some BT Mobile SIM-only deals also include the BT Sport app for free. This alone is worth £10/mth, making it worth it, especially if you want to watch the Champions League anywhere online.

Get the BT Sport App with these SIMO deals


How to watch the Champions League: DAZN

If you're a football fanatic, then the up-and-coming sports streaming service DAZN caters to most of your needs - provided you live in Canada, Austria or Germany. The Canadian version of the service, for example, broadcasts the Champions League, Europa League, EFL, and other popular tournaments like the NFL - and it has a free trial for news users. Prices for DAZN differ based upon where in the world you live and if you're abroad, you'll need to access the service using a VPN (see below section).

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How to watch the Champions League abroad: use a good VPN service

If you're out of the country for any of the Champions League games, but don't want to miss out on the action, you can stream BT Sport or DAZN over a virtual private network, or VPN. A VPN conceals your location, making your device and apps think you're browsing from any country that you want. So, for example, you can log into BT Sport from the US and watch the game as if you were watching it on your PC at home. It's good practice to use a VPN because it protects all your browsing traffic from everyone, including your ISP. VPNs are especially useful if you travel often because public Wi-Fi networks can be easily breached.

READ NEXT: Best VPN services

ExpressVPN: This is our top-rated VPN because it's the fastest we've tested and one of the very few that have successfully completed an independent audit to prove that it doesn't log or store user data. You can use it on five devices at the same time and it's the only service we're confident will unblock BT Sport or DAZN regardless of where you are in the world. The service has a generous 30-days no-questions-asked moneyback guarantee. Even better, our readers get three months free when they choose the one-year plan, saving you a massive 49%.

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NordVPN shares many features with ExpressVPN, including a strict no-logs policy, multiple simultaneous connections, 30-day moneyback guarantee, and a wide range of servers to let you watch the Champions League regardless of where in the world you are. Its desktop app has a nice map-based interface to let you instantly find the best servers based on what you want to watch. A single subscription also lets you use it on six devices simultaneously.

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