The last season had been a memorable one for Italian football. The national team won the UEFA Euro Cup for the first time since 1968 while the country’s top-flight Serie A gets a new winner since 2012. Inter Milan had dethroned Juventus as Cristiano Ronaldo’s side failed to win their 10th title in a row. The 2021-22 season of the Italian football league is to get underway from August 21. There is a huge fanbase of the league in India and fans here are expecting a promising season ahead. The live telecast of Serie A 2021-22 season is available on the TV channel in India. Here are the broadcast and streaming details of Italian football’s top-flight.
This year, Sony Sports Network’s contract with Serie A reached an end. The broadcaster didn’t show interest in renew the deal as they already have a busy schedule. SPN has already purchased broadcast rights of Bundesliga, the top-tier football league of Germany. Now, Serie A has got its new broadcasting partner in India.
Serie A Live Telecast in India
Mukesh Ambani promoted Viacom 18 has struck a last-minute deal to acquire the exclusive rights to telecast and stream Serie A in India for the next 3 years. The subsidiary of Reliance Industries has entered the Sports Media market. Earlier, the company bought broadcasting rights of La Liga, Abu Dhabi T10, and the AFC Cup.
Fans can watch Serie A on the MTV channel in India while live streaming will be available on the Voot app. Viewers need to purchase Voot Select subscription, at the moment which will cost you INR 299 per year. It’s worth mentioning that, MTV is available on the Jio TV app. So Jio users can watch the Italian league on the mentioned app as long as they have an active daily data plan.
Serie A Channel Number on DTV platforms in India:
Tata Sky: MTV (Channel 807)
Dish TV: MTV (Channel 455)
Airtel DTH: MTV (Channel 480)
D2h: MTV (Channel 521)
Sun Direct: MTV (Channel 370)
All the matches of the league may not be available in the Indian subcontinent. However, all the Serie A games of top clubs like Juventus, Inter Milan, AC Milan will have live telecast or streaming in India. Juventus vs Udinese game on 22 August (Indian time) will mark Cristiano Ronaldo’s club’s opening in this season. The league is commencing on August 21 2021 and will be concluded on 22 May 2022.