In a rematch of the 2011 and 2009 UEFA Champions League Finals, Manchester United and FC Barcelona meet for the first time since that 3-1 Barcelona win in 2011, per 11v11, but this time in the quarterfinals of the tournament and with Barcelona in sight of their first Champions League trophy since 2015. With Real Madrid, the club that won the last three titles and four of the last five, unceremoniously dumped at the Round of 16, the current La Liga leaders are seeing a favorable path to their sixth Champions League championship. But first, they need to dispose of a faltering Manchester United side that has lost three of its last four domestic games, in the match that will live stream from Old Trafford.
To find out how to watch a live stream of the Manchester United vs. FC Barcelona UEFA Champions League quarterfinal first-leg showdown, see the streaming information at the bottom of this article. Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. British Summer Time at the iconic, 75,000-seat Old Trafford in Manchester, England, on Wednesday, April 10.
Fans in Spain and throughout central Europe can catch the kickoff at 9 p.m. Central European Summer Time. Back in the United States, the game gets underway at 3 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, noon Pacific. In India, the Blaugrana vs. Red Devils match kicks off at 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, April 10.
But United have shown more resilient form in European play this season, staging a comeback for the ages in their Round of 16 tie against Paris Saint-Germain, as CNN reported. After falling behind 2-0 in the first leg at home, United came roaring back at the Parc des Princes, and with a stoppage-time penalty score by Marcus Rashford, completed a 3-1 win to go through on away goals to send the French champions home.
"You can't leave United alive. If you can beat them scoring a lot of goals, you have to do it," said Barcelona defender Gerard Pique, quoted by ESPN.
And to stop Barcelona from scoring a lot of goals, as CNN explains, pressure will be on Chris Smalling and the rest of United Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's defending unit to contain Barcelona's living legend Lionel Messi, who has scored a stunning 41 goals across competitions this season.
To watch the first leg of the Manchester United vs. FC Barcelona UEFA Champions League quarterfinal pairing stream live from Manchester, use the streaming video provided by Watch TNT or download the Watch TNT app. Watch TNT also streams live on the Amazon Fire TV set-top streaming device, allowing fans to watch the United vs. Barca match streaming live on their TV sets.
Alternatively, for those who cannot access Watch TNT, the game will also stream live via B/R Live, which offers a live stream of the match for a pay-per-view fee of $2.99.
But there is a way to watch the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal first-leg showdown stream live for free, without any cable login or pay-per-view fee required. Fans can sign up for a free trial of an online streaming TV package such as Fubo TV or Sling TV. Both of those providers require credit card information and subscription fees, but each also offers a seven-day trial period at no initial charge. During that week, fans can watch Wednesday's UEFA Champions League quarterfinal face-off — as well the other Champions League game of the day — live stream for free.
In the United Kingdom, BT Sport Extra will carry the live stream, while Spanish fans can watch the game via a Movistar+ live stream. In Canada, fans may watch the live stream with a subscription to DAZN. In India, Sony LIV will live stream the match.
In numerous other countries, the game will be streamed using the UEFA Champions League app. In many African nations, the game will be streamed via the Super Sport network. An exhaustive list of live stream sources for Manchester United vs. FC Barcelona around the world is available by visiting LiveSoccerTV.