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Thursday, August 18th, 2016

The 2015–16 season of Premier League promises to be an action packed sporting extravaganza. The 24th season of the League, which is played between 20 clubs and is considered as the best of the English Football League System; commenced on 8th August’ 2015 and would continue till 15th May’ 2016. This year, seventeen teams from the previous season have made it to the League stage whereas Watford, Norwich City and AFC Bournemouth have been promoted from Football League Championship. This article will list down the broadcasting options available to watch Premier League matches as well as show you how to stream the matches from anywhere with the help of a VPN service.

Premier League 2015–16 Predictions

Defending champions Chelsea happens to be clear favorites among fans, analysts as well as bookies. Among other teams, Arsenal, Manchester United and Manchester City are likely to dominate on the field but they can only dethrone Chelsea if they perform well consistently. Among the players, Diego Costa has been performing well for Chelsea although Sergio Aguero from Arsenal is likely to be the top scorer this season. Giroud, Walcott and Sanchez are other players who are capable of turning the fortunes of their teams on any given day. All in all, it’s going to be a pretty exciting season for the fans of the Premier League.

Premier League Broadcast

Premier League is highly popular among football fans and happens to be the most watched football league in the world. The league matches are telecast live on local TV channels in most countries of the world. Sky Sports and BT Sports hold the broadcasting rights for the series in UK while BBC offers free highlights to its viewers. In US, the series matches are telecast live on NBC Sports.

As well as watching Premier League matches live on TV, you can also stream them on your computer, Smartphone or tablet via On-Demand streaming options offered by the official broadcasting channels. Here is the list of official online streaming channels for the League along with the location where they are available:

United Kingdom – Sky Sports (http://www.skysports.com/)
BT Sports (http://sport.bt.com/live-football-on-bt-sport-S11376627423099)
BBC iPlayer (http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer), highlights only
United States – NBC Sports (http://stream.nbcsports.com/)
France – Canal Plus (http://www.canalplus.fr/)
Australia – Fox Sports (http://www.foxsports.com.au/)
Germany – Sky (http://www.sky.de/)
Italy – Fox Sports (http://www.foxsports.it/)
Middle East – BeIN Sports (http://www.en.beinsports.net/)
India – Star Sports (http://www.starsports.com/)

While there are so many options to watch the Premier League matches online, they are only restricted to locations as specified above. For example, in order to stream the matches from NBC Sports website, you must be physically present within mainland United States. These types of geographical restrictions are meant to honor broadcasting agreements signed between different sporting channels but they also prevent expats, tourists and other genuine subscribers from enjoying the matches just because of their location (or more precisely, their IP address).

If the above online streaming options are not available in your country, you can subscribe to a VPN service to watch the League matches. A VPN is designed to hide your real IP from online content providers and make you virtually reside in a country of your choice. For example, by switching to a US IP address through a VPN service, you can stream Premier League matches via NBC Sports website regardless of your current location.

Here are some of the best VPN service providers that can help you to watch Premier League matches from any device or location:

August 18, 2016

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