Western Sydney Wanderers FC have today confirmed that beIN SPORTS will broadcast the historic first football game at Bankwest Stadium between the Wanderers and Leeds United on Saturday 20 July.
The historic deal will see the match broadcast globally* on beIN SPORTS, available in Australia via beIN SPORTS CONNECT, Foxtel, Foxtel NOW, Fetch and KAYO.
In addition, Wanderers and Leeds United fans around the world can live stream the Red & Black’s return to Wanderland on beIN SPORTS’ YouTube channel from 7pm (AEST) on Saturday 20 July.
Western Sydney Wanderers CEO John Tsatsimas said the partnership with beIN SPORTS is a fantastic opportunity for global audiences to engage in the Wanderers return to Bankwest Stadium.
“The opportunity to have our very first match back at Wanderland projected to such a large global audience continues our drive to be a globally recognised football club,” said Tsatsimas.
“beIN SPORTS has given us the platform to broadcast the match to a global audience and we’re hoping everyone that tunes in will be able to enjoy the Wanderland experience from wherever they are in the world,” said Tsatsimas.
beIN Asia Pacific Managing Director Mike Kerr said beIN is excited to showcase the first football match at Bankwest Stadium to their expansive global audience. “We are proud to collaborate with Western Sydney Wanderers for this momentous match against the iconic Leeds United,” said Kerr.
“With beIN SPORTS’ expansive footprint, fans across the globe will be able to be a part of the first football game at the new Bankwest Stadium.”
*Australia, New Zealand, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, USA and Canada.
** United Kingdom viewers will be able to watch the match live on LUTV