Setanta Sports in Dish Network is the abode of International sports that brings subscribers the complete package of premium global sports programming with non stop access to live coverage of best European and international soccer, rugby and other sports. Subscribers can watch UEFA Champions League, FA Cup, England Internationals, 2010 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, 2012 Euro Qualifiers, Super 14, Tri Nations, Six Nations and much more lively and enjoy them. This article enables the reader to know more about the best soccer in the world.
UEFA Champions League UEFA Champions League also known as European Cup is an annual association football cup competition organized by UEFA since 1955. Setanta sports will show nearly 55 champions league including 14 live matches. The champions league is recognized as the benchmark in the world club soccer.
Air New Zealand Cup Air New Zealand Cup is New Zealand’s professional rugby union competition that was founded in the year 2006 with 14 teams. It is formerly known as the National Provincial Championship. The Air New Zealand cup champions, for each season are awarded with the Air New Zealand Cup Trophy. Setanta Sports will broadcast most games LIVE.
FA Cup The Football Association Challenge cup is a knockout cup competition in football. As it is sponsored by E.ON, officially it is called as FA Cup Sponsored by E.ON. The first competition was held in the year 1871-72 and it is the oldest football association in the world. Setanta sports has offered an extensive live coverage of all rounds.
Barclay’s Premier League The Premier League is an English professional league for association football clubs. It is the country’s primary football competition contested by 20 clubs who acts as shareholders. As it is sponsored by Barclay’s Bank, officially it is known as Barclay’s Premier League. Setanta sports will telecast more than 140 live and exclusive matches.
Chelsea TV Chelsea TV is the official television channel of Chelsea Football club. It delivers matches, news, players, information, live commentary and match highlights. Chelsea TV is found every week displaying matches in Setanta sports.
Currie Cup Currie cup tournament is the South African’s premier domestic rugby union competition. The tournament is regarded as the cornerstone of the south Africa’s rugby heritage and it is founded in the year 1889.
EDF Energy Cup EDF Energy Cup is an English and Welsh rugby union knock out competition featuring twelve premiership clubs and four welsh regions. The sixteen clubs are placed in four pools with three English clubs and one welsh club. It was founded in the year 1971 and was originally known as R.F.U club. Setanta Sports broadcast a total of 12 live matches.
Gaelic Athletic Association Gaelic Athletic Association was founded in the year 1884 by Irish men that focuses on Irish sports such as Hurling and Gaelic football. Gaelic Football is a form of football played mainly in Ireland. The ball of the Gaelic football is similar to that of the soccer ball but it is smaller in size. As per the game regulation the ball has to be carried for a distance of four feet then it has to be either kicked or hand passed. After every four steps, ball has to be bounced to kick or hand pass and kicked back to the hand. Subscribers can watch nearly 25 Gaelic football games in Setanta Sports.
Magners league The Magners League is an annual rugby union competition involving regional sides from Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It was originally known as Celtic league. The Magners league will take place between September and May. It delivers a 22 week calendar throughout the season where players can play in home and away. Subscribers can enjoy watching nearly 50 games live in Setanta Sports.
MUTV (Manchester United TV) MUTV (Manchester United TV) is an English subscription based TV channel operated by Manchester United F.C. The channel was launched in the year 1998. MUTV provides exclusive interviews with players, matches including all Premier League games, chat shows, classic games, live reserve and academy games and footballing news. Subscribers can find this game every week in Setanta Sports.
RBS 6 Nations Six Nations Championship also referred to as RBS 6 Nations is an annual international rugby union competition involving six European sides England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and wales. It was the first international rugby union tournament in the Northern Hemisphere. It is played over an eight week period in the spring of every year. Setanta Sports broadcast all the 15 games.
Russian Premier League The Russian Premier League is the top division of Russian football that was founded in the year 2001. There are 16 teams in the competition. Subscribers can watch nearly 60 live matches for every season with English commentary in Setanta Sports.
Super 14 Super 14 is the largest rugby union football club championship in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. The competition runs for fourteen weeks. Setanta Sports shows 45 matches live.
Football League Championship Football League Championship is the second highest division in the English football league system after Barclay’s Premier League. It is referred to as Football League Championship. On regular seasons Setanta Sports broadcasts nearly 60 games.
Tri Nations Tri Nations is an annual rugby union series contest, held between Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. A total of six games will be played by teams both home and away in a round robin format. Subscribers can watch all the six games live in Setanta Sports.
Thus, Setanta Sports provides live access to coverage of best European and International soccer, football games to subscribers. Subscribers can enjoy different types of league games in different seasons.