MENUMENU

How to watch Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen online for free

VERVERIDIS VASILIS/Shutterstock

VERVERIDIS VASILIS/Shutterstock (Licensed)

Two young guns of American soccer go head-to-head.

The Bundesliga returns this weekend, with a matchup of two teams that each boast a young American player with loads of potential. Watch the Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen live stream to see if Christian Pulisic can help BVB continue its undefeated start to the season—and if teenager Josh Sargent will get a second appearance for the club after scoring on his debut last weekend. Here is everything you need to know to watch Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen online for free.

Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen

  • When: 12:30pm ET, Saturday, Dec. 15
  • Where: Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund, Germany
  • Watch: FS2 and Fox Deportes

Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen live stream: How to watch online for free

1) FuboTV

Cost: $39.99 for your first month and $44.99 per month thereafter (after a 7-day free trial)

Devices: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, iOS and Android devices

FuboTV is one of the leading live TV streaming services, offering a compelling combination of sports (NBA TV, NFL Network), entertainment (AMC, Syfy, FX), and news (MSNBC, CNN) channels in its core package. But where it really shines is with international soccer, offering UniMas, 10 beIN Sports channels, NBCSN, FS1 and FS2, and more, so you can watch everything from English Premier League to La Liga all in one place. You’ll also get three-day replay for games and 30 hours of cloud DVR. (Here’s the complete FuboTV channels list.)

2)  Sling TV

borussia dortmund vs werder bremen live stream sling tv Sling TV

Sling TV Orange + Blue

Sling TV pricing: $25-$40 per month (after a 7-day free trial)

Sling TV devices: Amazon Fire TVs, Android Fire Stick, Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Xbox One, Google Chromecast, and iOS and Android devices

Sling TV offers two base channel packages, both of which cost just $25 per month: Sling Orange, which contains three ESPN channels, and Sling Blue, which boasts FS1 and FS2, NBCSN, and plenty more, in addition to local channels. Sling Orange + Blue combines the two packages for $40 per month. To get the most international soccer action, you’ll want to add either Sports Extra: Sling Orange ($5 per month) or Sports Extra: Sling Blue ($10 per month) to get BeIn Sports. The main difference between the two is that the latter also includes NFL RedZone. Alternatively, you can add Español: Best of Spanish TV package for Sling Orange or Sling Blue to get the 24/7 specialty channel LaLiga TV and beIN Sports Connect: Channels 4-9, which features matches from LaLiga, Ligue 1, Copa del Rey, among others. Both packages cost $5 per month after your free trial. (Here’s a complete guide to Sling TV channels.)

3) Hulu with Live TV

borussia dortmund vs werder bremen live stream hulu Hulu

Hulu with Live TV

Cost: $40-$44 per month (after a 7-day free trial)

Hulu devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick and Fire TV, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, and iOS and Android devices

Hulu has always been the best option for catching up on your favorite TV shows online. Now it’s also one of the best ways to watch live programming and sports. Hulu with Live TV offers 60 channels, including a full suite of ESPN channels, FS1 and FS2, NBCSN and CBS Sports Network, not to mention all of the major local TV channels. The best part: Every Hulu with Live TV subscription unlocks Hulu’s full catalog of on-demand entertainment, so you can watch movies, documentaries, anime, and Hulu original series when the game’s over. (Here’s the complete list of Hulu Live TV channels.)

4) YouTube TV

Cost: $40 per month (after a 7-day free trial)

Devices: Google Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Xbox One, iOS and Android devices

Just how dedicated is YouTube TV to streaming soccer? The service offers three channels devoted to MLS teams, a feature no other streaming service can match. YouTube TV also offers ESPN and ESPN2, Big Ten Network, and specialty channels like NBA TV and MLB Network. If you’re looking to split a service with roommates, YouTube TV is ideal: You can add up to six accounts per household, and each one of those accounts gets unlimited cloud DVR. (You can find the full list of YouTube TV channels here.)

5) DirecTV Now

Cost: $40-$75 per month (after a 7-day free trial)

Devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, and Amazon Fire Stick

DirecTV Now, the online alternative to DirecTV, offers five different channel packages. While the entry-level Live a Little package ($40 per month) covers most of your bases, for international soccer, you’ll want to get the Todo y Mas (“Everything and More”) for $45 per month. This package is geared toward Spanish-speaking viewers, with channels like Univision, ESPN Deportes, Telemundo, and CNN En Español. It’s the only DirecTV Now option that includes beIN Sports, which you’ll need for La Liga matches. (You can view the full DirecTV Now channels list here.)

6) PlayStation Vue

Cost: $44.99-$79.99 per month (after a 7-day free trial)

Devices: PlayStation 3 and 4, Roku, Amazon Fire, Google Chromecast, Kodi, iOS and Android devices

If you want to stream live TV via your PlayStation, this is your best option, but you don’t need a gaming console to use PlayStation Vue. The streaming service is also available via Roku, Amazon Fire, Chromecast, iOS and Android devices and even Kodi. Which is great, because you can stream on up to five devices at once, so you can watch on your phone without worrying about causing problems for someone at home. PlayStation Vue offers four different levels of channel packages, but you’ll find most of what you need in the entry-level Access package, which costs $44.99 per month. (Here are all of PlayStation Vue channels.)

Borussia Dortmund vs. Werder Bremen: Why it matters

Even if you don’t care about the future of the U.S. Men’s National Team, this game is a must-watch simply because of how well Dortmund is playing. Through 14 weeks, the team has 11 wins and three draws, a record which puts the club nine points ahead of Bayern Munich. Werder Bremen is on a great run as well; after battling relegation all last year, the club is in eighth place, just one point out of a spot in the 2019 Europa League. Although Werder Bremen is playing its best soccer, this Dortmund team can’t afford to drop points at home and let Bayern Munich back into the German title race. Dortmund 2, Bremen 1.

New to cord-cutting? Here are our picks for the best movie streaming sites of 2018 and free live TV apps and channels. If you’re looking for a specific channel, here’s how to watch HBOShowtimeStarzESPNESPN2ESPN3AMCFXFox NewsMSNBCCNNCNBCFS1TBSTNTGolf ChannelCartoon Network/Adult SwimBravoLifetimeDiscoveryPBSthe CWBBCCSPANNBA TVMTV, the Weather Channel, and NFL RedZone without cable, as well as free movies on YouTube. If you’re on the move, here’s how to watch Fox Sports Goand live stream NBC Sports.

The Daily Dot may receive a payment in connection with purchases of products or services featured in this article. Click here to learn more.

Jackson Fowler

Jackson Fowler

Jackson Fowler is the Daily Dot's resident soccer expert. He's an editorial intern with the newsroom this semester. You can follow him on Twitter at @jacksonflwoer.