Live Sport on BT Showcase Freeview channel 59

BT Sport offers a small selection of sporting events on a free-to-air basis, including Champions League and Europa League Football via its part-time Freeview channel, BT Showcase.

Coming up on BT Showcase

2:30pm-5:30pm BT Sport Score
Reports and results from the afternoon's football fixtures with Mark Pougatch and the team.

8:00pm-10:00pm WTA Tennis: Miami Open

Events may be added to the schedule at short notice.

How can I watch BT Showcase?

  • BT Showcase is available on Freeview channel 59. Freeview coverage of the channel reaches around 90% of households. If you can receive Spike or 4Music on Freeview, you'll be able to receive BT Showcase on channel 59.
  • To check Freeview coverage in your area, visit
  • A version of the channel is also available on Virgin Media channel 548. There are sometimes variations to the Freeview schedule, so it's worth double-checking the Virgin Media EPG.

Can I watch online?
For some events, free live streaming is available. Where this is the case, we endeavour to provide a link shortly before the coverage is due to begin.

Can I watch BT Showcase in the Republic of Ireland?
No. It is a UK-only service, although some viewers near the border can receive Freeview channel 59 via signal overspill.

Is the channel available in HD?
No. HD broadcasts are part of BT's pay TV offering.

Does BT Showcase also show non-sports programmes?
Yes, occasionally. A few times a year, BT Showcase is used promote new programmes shown on AMC from BT, the pay TV channel operated with US broadcaster AMC.

Is there more information about BT Showcase's schedule?
BT doesn't always provide much notice of which events it's going to show for free on Freeview - it has been known to announce freebies with under 48 hours to go. Therefore, availability of programme information on this page may vary considerably.

Information last reviewed: 27/03/2017.
Schedule details subject to change.