How to stream Barcelona vs. Osasuna

Will he or won’t he? That’s been the question with Lionel Messi, who’s yet to see the pitch in this young La Liga season, despite reports that he was ready to go last week. That didn’t matter for Barcelona last weekend though; Antoine Griezmann scored a brace, and the Blaugrana handled Real Betis, 5-2. They’ll travel to Osasuna on Saturday to try to put together a win string.

Here’s everything you need to know to live stream Osasuna vs. Barcelona, including what to watch for on the pitch.

Barcelona vs. Osasuna

  • When: 10am ET, Saturday, Aug. 31
  • Where: Estadio El Sadar in Pamplona, Spain
  • Streaming: BeIN Sports

Barcelona vs. Osasuna live stream: How to watch La Liga matches

The match is on BeIN Sports; the following services provide a one-week trial and therefore an easy way to watch La Liga matches for free.

1) Sling TV

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Sling Orange + Blue

Sling TV provides two base channel package options, each priced at $25 per month. Sling Orange includes three ESPN channels, while Sling Blue includes sports channels like NBCSN (where many Premier League matches appear), NFL Network, FS1 and FS2, and local channels. (Sling Blue customers in select markets get NBC, where some matches appear; see if yours has it here.) If you’re Team “Why Not Both,” Sling Orange + Blue combines the two for just $40 per month. To add beIN SPORTS 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 Sling TV Latino + Sling Orange for $30 per month gives you access to ESPN Deportes.) For more information, check out our guide to Sling TV channels and our Sling TV review.

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2) FuboTV

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 10 beIN SPORTS channels, NBC and NBCSN, FS1, FS2, UniMás, and Champions League actions 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.

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3) PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue is a fantastic option for soccer fans who already own a PlayStation console, but this streaming platform is available on a variety of devices. ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, and FS2, which will get you a lot of soccer action, are part of the Core package of channels that offer soccer and other sports programming, and the options increase at the Elite and Ultra levels. The Español package includes BeIN en Español and a direct route to La Liga matches.

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Barcelona vs. Osasuna: What to watch for

Osasuna is actually above Barcelona in the standings right now, at 8th on 4 points compared to Barca’s 9th place on 3 points. That should shake out over the course of the season, especially with Griezmann looking like he fits into the offense just fine. Twenty-one-year-old Carles Perez added a goal to show his potential to be part of the next generation of Barcelona greats. Of course, there are still plenty of veterans contributing even with Messi and Luis Suarez sidelined last week. Arturo Vidal put the exclamation point on the win over Real Betis with a late goal, too.

Osasuna’s coming off a scoreless draw with Eibar last weekend after beating 10-man Leganes 1-0 in the season opener. It’ll be hosting in Pamplona on Saturday, but the prospects of a third clean sheet to start the season, given Barca’s impressive firepower, are slim.

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Phil West

Phil West

Phil West is a sports reporter and the author of two books on soccer, ‘The United States of Soccer,’ and ‘I Believe That We Will Win,’ both from The Overlook Press. His work has appeared most recently in MLSSoccer.com, Pro Soccer USA, Texas Highways, and Howler. Based in Austin, he is also a lecturer in the Writing Program at the University of Texas at San Antonio.