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How to stream Club América vs. Atlas live

Luciano Acosta, with DC United last year, is now spearheading Atlas's attack.

 

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Published Feb 15, 2020   Updated Feb 15, 2020, 7:49 am CST

Here’s everything you need to know to stream América vs. Atlas live on Saturday.

Club América vs. Atlas

  • When: 8pm ET, Saturday, Feb. 15
  • Where: Estadio Azteca in Mexico City
  • Broadcast: ESPN Deportes, TUDN, Univision
  • Streaming Service: FuboTV, Sling TV

América vs. Atlas: Preview

Los Águilas de América look to improve on their 4th place position when they host Atlas this weekend, who will be looking to repeat the performance they gave in the 3-0 Atlas win in Guadalajara last year. That win in August was Atlas’ first win in seven tries against Club América, but that was before the arrival of Atlas’ new Argentinian number 10, Luciano Acosta from MLS club DC United. Amid Roger Martinez’ links to Inter Miami CF, there will be eyes on this game from all over North America, looking to see if Acosta can elevate his team enough to compete with the more talented América squad.

Club América vs. Atlas live stream: How to watch Liga MX matches

The match is on ESPN Deportes, TUDN, and Univision; these streaming services provide fans the opportunity to catch Liga MX action throughout the season.

1) FuboTV

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  • Cost: $44.99 for your first month and $54.99 per month thereafter
  • FuboTV devices: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, iOS and Android devices
  • Local channels: ABC, Fox, NBC, CBS, the CW (in some markets) (check local availability here)

FuboTV is a solid TV streaming service option, whether your tastes run to entertainment (AMC, Syfy, FX), news (MSNBC, CNN), or sports (NBA TV, NFL Network).

If you’re a soccer fan, however, it will appear tailor-made for you, with NBC and NBCSN for Premier League matches, 10 beIN SPORTS channels for La Liga and Ligue 1, FS1, FS2, UniMás, and Champions League action via TNT all on tap. If you can’t watch a match live, FuboTV offers a three-day replay for each match and 30 hours of cloud DVR. (Check out the complete FuboTV channels list.)

FuboTV also has bilingual families in mind; each subscription comes with UniMás, Galavisión, NBC Universo, beIN SPORTS, Univision, and Fox Deportes. An extra $7.99 per month will bring you Latino Plus, which includes CNN en Español and TyC Sports among its offerings.


2) Sling TV

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Sling TV provides two base channel package options, each priced at $30 per month. Sling Orange includes three ESPN channels, while Sling Blue includes sports channels like NBCSN (where many Premier League matches appear), NFL Network, and local channels. (Sling Blue customers in select markets get NBC, where some matches appear; see if yours has it here.) Sling Blue also brings Fox News Channel, MSNBC, and Headline News as part of its regular slate of channels, with Fox Business Channel available for those who get the Sling Blue News Extra add-on.

If you’re Team “Why Not Both,” Sling Orange + Blue combines the two for just $45 per month.

Other features include a Free Cloud DVR tier for all subscribers (allowing 10 hours of recording a month), the ability to record all live linear channels, and no VOD preemption on any channels. New subscribers get $10 off the first month.

To add beIN Sports and ESPN Deportes and maximize your soccer-watching potential, you’ll want to add either Sports Extra: Sling Orange ($5 per month) or Sports Extra: Sling Blue ($10 per month). (The latter also includes NFL RedZone.)

Spanish-speaking viewers have quite a few options. For bilingual families, you might consider the Español: Best of Spanish TV package for either Sling Orange or Sling Blue for 24/7 specialty channel LaLiga TV and beIN SPORTS Connect: Channels 4-9, which features matches from La Liga, Ligue 1 and Copa del Rey, among others. Both packages cost $5 per month after your free trial. Sling TV Latino is another Spanish-language package for $10 per month, including NBC Universo, History en Español, and—of import to soccer fans—four beIN SPORTS channels. (And choosing Best of Spanish + Sling Orange for $35 per month gives you access to ESPN Deportes.) For more information, check out our guide to Sling TV channels and our Sling TV review.

América vs. Atlas: Recent form, summary of last match, odds, upcoming fixtures

América (last five games: WWLDW) may have lost the Liguilla Final in December to Monterrey, but América has the upper hand five games into 2020, and is already eight points ahead of the champions, who sit in last. Roger Martínez is staying put for now,  but he hasn’t appeared in any of the last three games. If he does appear on Saturday, he will need to hit the ground running, because América’s league position isn’t strong enough yet to be dropping points in games like these.

Atlas (last five games: LWLLW) has played a different formation in nearly every game thus far, but the one constant is Lucho Acosta in the center of attack in a mostly traditional number 10 role.  The marquee January signing scored the opener in one of the club’s two wins, and Lucho’s creativity will be needed to create for a team that will most likely be defensive against this América team.  He is the catalyst needed for a club attempting to make a Liguilla final for just the second time in 53 years.

Odds

Club América enters a -200 home favorite, with Atlas at +580 and a draw at +300, according to DraftKings Sportsbook.

Upcoming Fixtures

América: Wednesday, Feb. 19 at Comunicaciones (CONCACAF Champions League); Saturday, Feb. 22 at Monterrey (Liga MX)

Atlas: Friday, Feb. 21 vs. Pachuca (Liga MX)

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*First Published: Feb 15, 2020, 11:00 am CST