StrEams@!..Real Madrid vs Manchester City LIVE ON Champions LEAGUE SemiFinals 26 April 2022
The Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream sees two European heavyweights go head-to-head in the Champions League semi-final — and you can watch it from anywhere with a VPN
The Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream takes place Tuesday (April 26).
City have never won the World's top club competition, but will be desperate to go a step further than last year, when they lost to Chelsea in the final. First they have to get there, though, which means beating formidable opponents in Real Madrid.
Madrid, of course, have won this trophy more times than any other club — 13 in all, going right back to the very first European Cup in 1956. And having beaten the holders in the quarter-finals they'll be confident of knocking out another English club here.
Both sides have a few selection headaches. Pep Guardiola will be without the suspended Joao Cancelo, so will be hoping Kyle Walker and John Stones are both fit to play. Up front, Gabriel Jesus made a strong case to start with four goals against Watford at the weekend.
Madrid will be missing Eden Hazard, Luka Jovic and Mariano Diaz, and David Alaba is also struggling to recover from injury.
This should be a clash for the ages, so find out what happens by watching the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream, wherever you are.
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How to watch the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream wherever you are
The Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream will be shown on many different channels across the world, but what if you're not in your home country and want to watch it on your usual service?
The answer is to use a VPN, or virtual private network. A VPN will let you tune into your home coverage from wherever you are — meaning that if you're abroad, you can use one of the best VPN services to watch the games live as if you were in your lounge.
Our favorite right now is ExpressVPN, thanks to its combination of superb speed, great customer service and excellent device support. It also offers a no-questions-asked 30-day money-back guarantee, so you could check it out without having to sign up long term.
Speed, security and simplicity combine to make ExpressVPN our favorite VPN service. In our testing, we were impressed by its fast connection times and by its ability to access more than 3,000 services in 160 locations across 94 countries. A 30-day money-back guarantee is another bonus.
Using a VPN is incredibly simple.
1. Install the VPN of your choice. As we've said, ExpressVPN is our favorite.
2. Choose the location you wish to connect to in the VPN app. For instance if you're in the U.K. and want to view a U.S. service, you'd select U.S. from the list.
3. Sit back and enjoy the action. Head to Paramount Plus or another service and watch the game.
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How to watch the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream in the US
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Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream on Paramount Plus. Kick off is at 3 p.m. ET. / 12 p.m. PT.
If you're a subscriber but aren't in the U.S. right now, you can watch the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.
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How to watch the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream in the UK
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BT Sport has the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream in the U.K., and you can watch it on BT Sport 2HD and BT Sport Ultimate. The game kicks-off at 8 p.m. BST.
Prices differ hugely depending on whether you already have BT TV and a BT broadband subscription. If you have both, you can add the Sports package for £15/month plus a £20 upfront fee, or go for the £40/month Big Sports package which also includes all of the Sky Sports channels, giving you a total of 160 live streams.
Another option for non-BT subscribers is the BT Sport Monthly Pass (£25), which lets you watch via an app for a fixed time and doesn't require a lengthy subscription.
All sounds great, right? But if you're not in the U.K., you can still follow the Manchester City vs Real Madrid live stream by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN.