What has happened to viewing figures for the Champions League?



What has happened to viewing figures for the Champions League?

UEFA has seen global live viewing figures for the group stages of the Champions League drop, with numbers lower than both of the last two seasons.

How do clubs get paid for the Champions League?

Clubs receive a fixed amount for each stage of the Champions League that they qualify for, but there is also money earned via the television "market pool", with UEFA setting a number of criteria for how clubs are paid. Spurs, for example, earned £11.5million from television money during the 2019/20 season, following their round of 16 exit.

What is the best channel to watch the Champions League?

The affordable live TV streaming service fuboTV is the best overall TV provider for watching the Champions League, with scores of sports channels—including all seven Champions League channels. DIRECTV also has tons of sports networks, but one fewer Champions League channel than fuboTV.

Are ratings for the Champions League really that bad?

Sadly for the network, ratings were less than stellar for the sport. To recap, the “UEFA Champions League” is an annual competition organized by the Union of European Football Associations as the remaining top 16 clubs in the European tournament each vie for the Coupe des Clubs Champions Européens (aka European Cup) trophy.