Miami – beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, announced on July 22 that its live streaming platform, beIN SPORTS PLAY, would become beIN SPORTS CONNECT as of July 16. Authenticated beIN SPORTS CONNECT users will be able to log into the beIN SPORTS website and access both the English and Spanish networks, as well as additional live matches and events that cannot be seen anywhere other than on beIN SPORTS CONNECT.

“beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS CONNECT will offer unrivalled coverage of the upcoming soccer seasons, featuring exclusive coverage of some of the best leagues in the world. With so many live matches that can’t be seen anywhere else, we are confident that beIN SPORTS CONNECT will offer soccer and international sport fans a one of a kind TV everywhere experience,” said Yousef Al-Obaidly, Deputy CEO, beIN Media Group.

France’s Ligue 1 commences on August 9, and both Spain’s La Liga and Italy’s Serie A kick-off on August 23. Viewers will be able to watch the stars of the recently concluded World Cup including player of the tournament Lionel Messi and top scorer James Rodriguez, as well as Superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Andrea Pirlo, David Luiz, & Memo Ochoa among others, who all play in leagues covered exclusively on beIN SPORTS and beIN Sports CONNECT.