Uefa Champions League

The only legal means for pubgoers in the UK to watch European football when the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League return is via a BT Sport commercial subscription.

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UEFA targets illegal streaming

By MA Editorial

UEFA granted court order to block illegal streams of UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League

Celebration time? Chelsea could be champions by the end of Friday

Chelsea look to seal title

By Liam Coleman

Chelsea's chance to secure a second Premier League title in three years is the starting point for a varied and dramatic weekend of sport to show in the pub.

Icon: The winger is likely to soon pass Ian Rush's goal scoring record for the Welsh national team

Gareth Bale to open Cardiff pub

By Liam Coleman

Real Madrid footballer Gareth Bale has said he wants to provide the "best burger in Cardiff" as he takes his first steps into the pub trade.

Philippe Coutinho will be hoping to keep up his impressive early-season form

TV Sport

The weekend sport: Red Monday approaches

By Liam Coleman

Liverpool v Manchester United takes place on a Monday night for the first time ever after a weekend of intriguing sporting action.

Vodka man: Gary Lineker

MA Sport

Gary Lineker on Leicester, pubs and pants

By Liam Coleman

Ahead of the Champions League kicking off, the presenter of BT Sport's coverage talked to The Morning Advertiser about both the tournament and his tipple of choice.

PMA Sport

Exclusive Q&A with football superstar Gareth Bale

By Mike Berry

Welsh footballer Gareth Bale is one of sport's global superstars having made the move to Spanish giants Real Madrid two years ago. The PMA caught up with the BT Sport ambassador in Madrid recently to chat about his new life and hopes for Wales in...

BT Sport has unveiled a deal for pubs to show up to 223 live Champions League and Europa League matches


BT Sport unveils expanded football deal

By Oli Gross

BT Sport has unveiled a deal for pubs to show up to 223 live Champions League and Europa League midweek matches, and more than double the number of games involving Premier League teams as last season.

3DTV: no glasses required

Glasses-free 3D football for Walkabout bar

By John Harrington, M&C Report

A football screening using "glasses-free" 3D technology is set to be trialled at the Walkabout bar in London's Covent Garden. Sky's coverage of the...

Sky is freezing prices.

Sky freezes pub football rates

By John Harrington

But the cost of screening horse racing via At the Races is to rise by 50%, the broadcaster says.

Pring: brewers need to regain self belief

Beer: waiting to be reborn

By Andrew Pring

Brewers and licensees need to regain their self belief in beer and once more exude pride in our national drink

Gunning hard for AC Milan

Gunning hard for AC Milan

By Essi Berelian essi.berelian@william-reed.co.uk

This week promises some fantastic UEFA Champions League matches, with the fate of three top English teams hanging in the balance. Manchester Utd...

Heineken launches new campaign

Heineken launches new campaign

Heineken UK is launching a major new marketing campaign for 2007, as it hopes to build on the 24% volume growth the brand achieved during 2006. The...

Snifter's look at the world this week


Snifter's look at the world this week

A pint next to a Chelsea football

Heineken signs for Chelsea

Heineken has signed a four-year deal to be the official beer of Chelsea Football Club. The deal kicked off on Wednesday at Chelsea's first home...

Alive and kicking

Alive and kicking

Carlsberg UK Despite the success of Castlemaine XXXX, Chris Phillips, customer development director for Carlsberg UK (from last week, the new name...

Catching the eye

Catching the eye

Heineken Heineken UK MD Rob Marijnen speaks cheerfully about the performance of the new premium Heineken last year. "If we take into account that we...