The EFL Championship is sadly no longer shown live on terrestrial TV so if we want to watch the matches we either have to superscribe to the channel that has the broadcasting rights or go to the pub. But there is another way – a couple of bookmakers are able to show some of the match via their online streaming services. This article tells you all you need to know about how to Watch the EFL Championship Online.
Whilst technically it’s not free to watch the bookies live stream, you only have to have a funded account or have placed a small bet in the last 24 hours. So if you have a wager on the football and want to watch it – it’s like a match made in heaven – place a small bet on the match you want to watch or deposit funds so you can bet in-play whilst watching – you’ve killed two birds with one stone.
Bookies live streams are one of the best ways to watch live streams of football, especially the Championship matches.
How to watch the EFL Championship in the UK: Bookmakers
Both bet365 and Betfair offer live streaming of this league but their coverage will vary based on which country you live in.
It’s FREE to sign up with a bookmaker and all you have to do is place a small bet or have funds in your account and you will be able to watch the soccer match if available. Take a look at the list of bookmakers below – if you don’t already have an account with them you will be able to claim their new customer offer – usually some kind of free bet, deposit bonus or bet credit.
bet365 is our top rated bookmaker with live football streaming
In addition to having the best live streaming service, bet365 are one of the best bookies to bet on the football with due to the large number of markets and brilliant range of promotions for both new and existing customers. They also have some amazing features that make pre-match and in-play betting some of the best in the world. A feature that is particularity relevant is their heat pad and stats for those that like to watch and bet in-play. If they don;t have the live stream you can follow all of the important action with this cracking feature.
bet365 are showing the following fixtures:
Sheffield United vs Leeds United on Saturday, 26 October, at 12:30pm
West Bromwich Albion v Charlton Athletic on Saturday 26 October, at 15:00
If you don’t have an account at bet365 you claim their new account offer.
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Betfair are another Top Rated Bookmaker with Live Streaming of the Championship
If bookmakers are not showing the fixture that you fancy, you will need to subscribe to either Sky Sports or NOW TV.
How to watch the EFL Championship in the UK: Sky Sports
Sky Sports will air select Sky bet Championship games all season. There are two ways to get Sky Sports if you have Sky. You might first consider adding Sky Sports Premier League and Football channels to your existing Sky TV package for £18/mth.
Alternatively, you can get all 11 Sky Sports channels added to your existing package for £23/mth. This will give you access to all the main sports channels, including cricket, formula one, rugby and golf.
How To Watch EFL Championship Online
If you unsure how to go about watching the live online streams then the guide below will be really useful to you. First you need to select a bookmaker from the list above and then create an account with them. Once you have opened your account you can click on their live streaming tab and check their scheduled matches or you can find the match in the football markets – after locating the match of interested you will see some kind of TV icon next to the fixture if it will be available to watch live. Generally you can gain access to the match a few minutes before kick off, so make sure you have placed a bet or deposit funds prior to kick off.
If you want the latest championship news or take a look at the fixure list you can do so at the Championships offical website: https://www.efl.com/clubs-and-competitions/sky-bet-championship/