England vs Bulgaria − Where and when to watch today’s Euro 2020 qualifier
Just four weeks in to the new Premier League season, it’s time for the first footballing-equivalent-of-an-ad-break of the campaign. I know, I know. But let’s try not be too down, for England have a good team again! Or at least a promising one. Our quick guide reveals all you need to know to tune in to today’s England vs Bulgaria match – the Three Lions’ third Euro 2020 qualifier. And best of all, tonight’s game is being shown on terrestrial TV!
England vs Bulgaria kick-off time
Today’s game is set to kick off at 5pm BST.
England vs Bulgaria TV channel
ITV has the broadcast rights to this, and England vs Bulgaria is being shown on ITV 1. You can catch the build-up from 4:30pm.
How to live stream England vs Bulgaria − even if you’re not in the UK
You’ll be able to live stream England vs Bulgaria through ITV Hub. It’s available on the web, iOS, Android and tvOS, and you can cast it to your TV via Chromecast. Here are some quick links to get you started:
Worried that you might not be able to access ITV Hub where you are? A common workaround is to use a VPN – and our guide to the best VPNs is the obvious place to get started choosing the one that’s right for you. If you’re not familiar with VPNs, they encrypt and anonymise your internet use and, crucially, can also allow you to appear as if you’re in a completely different country.
We’ve rounded up three of the best VPNs for streaming below:
England vs Bulgaria − Match preview
England won their first two qualifiers, beating Montenegro and the Czech Republic 5-1 and 5-0 respectively, all the way back in March.
Gareth Southgate’s side last played on June 9 − a dull 0-0 draw against Switzerland in the Nations League third-place playoff, though England won the ensuing penalty shootout.
Bulgaria haven’t yet recorded a win. They kicked off their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with 1-1 draws against Montenegro and Kosovo, but were then beaten by the Czech Republic and Kosovo. Will it be fifth time lucky against England?