Athletic vs Barcelona: how and where to watch, times, TV, online
All the information you need to watch the opening game of LaLiga 2019/2020 between Athletic Club and Barcelona at San Mamés on Friday 16 August at 21:00.
LaLiga is back, for the 2019/2020 season, and to get us underway - a mouthwatering clash in Bilbao between Athletic and last year's champions Barcelona.
Messi may be out, but you'll still want to be tuning in to this season's LaLiga curtain raiser from San Mamés to see Antoine Griezmann and Frenkie De Jong make their debuts for Barça and possibly Athletic legend Aritz Aduriz in his final season. Here's how. Follow minute by minute live action from San Mamés: Athletic - Barcelona.
What time does Athletic v Barcelona start?
The LaLiga match between Athletic and Barça kicks off at San Mamés in Bilbao on Friday 16 August, at 21:00 CEST.
Where can I watch Athletic v Barcelona?
In Spain the match is the Partidazo on Movistar, while in the UK ITV have bagged the rights to LaLiga and are showing this match on ITV 4 (and ITV Hub LIVE).
USA: beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS CONNECT, beIN SPORTS en Español, Fanatiz USA
Australia: beIN Sports 1, beIN Sports Connect, Kayo Sports
Canada: beIN SPORTS CONNECT Canada, beIN SPORTS en Español, beIN Sports Canada
Iceland: Stöð 2 Sport
New Zealand: KY Go NZ, beIN Sports Connect New Zealand, Sky Sport 7 NZ, beIN SPORTS 1 New Zealand
Nigeria: SL4G, Canal+ Sport 2 Afrique, SuperSport 7 Africa
Norway: Strive Sport
South Africa: SuperSport Maximo, SuperSport Maximo 2, SuperSport 7, SL4G
Malaysia: beIN Sports Malaysia, beIN Sports Connect Malaysia
Singapore: beIN Sports Malaysia
Is Athletic v Barcelona online?
The match is available in most nations through the rights holders' online platform, if they have one. Your best bet is to check who is showing the game in your country, and if they have an online service or iOS/Android app to watch it on.
Most of the aforementioned channels have streaming options.