The English Premier League 2017/18 is all set to kick-off on August 12 (midnight in India). Over the next ten months, a total of 380 matches will be played in the 26th edition of the league and to set the ball rolling Arsenal will meet Leicester City in the season opener.
Football fans have been waiting in anticipation for the Premier League to begin. The league returns after the gap of 83 days with transfer fees on the record higher side. It will be yet another fascinating journey for football fans as 20 teams battle it out for glory.
Chelsea comes into this edition as defending champions. EPL 2017/18 will also feature three new teams. Newcastle United, Brighton & Hove Albion and Huddersfield Town toppled Sunderland, Middlesbrough and Hull City in the Championship last season to book their respective Premier League berths.
So as we near the start of yet another EPL season here’s is all that you need to know about the telecast and online streaming of the league.
Are All Matches Available on TV?
Unfortunately, not all EPL matches will be telecast live on TV in India. However, most of the matches will be beamed live to your television screens including all the big games.
Which Channel Will Live Telecast English Premier League Matches on TV?
In India, Star Sports Network holds the broadcast rights. The EPL 2017/18 matches will be available Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD. The highlights of the games will be available on Star Sports Select 2 and Star Sports Select 2 HD as well.
Is Live Streaming of The English Premier League Matches Available?
Yes, live streaming of EPL 2017/18 will be available online on HotStar here. Users have an option of watching the games live by paying a nominal fee. It is expected that free streaming will be available but with a delayed transmission.