A section of international fans can watch Saturday’s game from the bet365 Stadium…
STOKE CITY supporters in certain countries around the globe can watch Saturday’s Championship clash with Reading at the bet365 Stadium (kick-off 3pm) on Stoke City+ Live.
As the game is being broadcast live internationally, the streaming service will only be available in ‘dark market’ countries where the EFL currently have no live broadcasting rights.
These countries include:
Europe - Albania, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Spain, Ukraine
Asia - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan
Oceania - American Samoa
Fans in those countries can join commentator Grahame Lloyd for all the action from shortly before kick-off in North Staffordshire.
International fans can purchase a season-long subscription or buy a match pass for just £5. Click HERE to subscribe.
It should be noted that live streaming service of the game is not available to fans in the UK and Ireland under the terms of the broadcast restrictions.
However, UK-based fans can subscribe to listen to audio commentary of the Reading game.
In order to subscribe to the live streaming service, supporters must create an account on Stoke City+ Live by clicking HERE. Please note that Stoke City+ usernames and passwords will not work on Stoke City+ Live. The stream will play on the same page and will begin shortly before kick-off.
Supporters should note that streams are available on desktop and on mobile, although mobile users can only access the stream via the official Stoke City App available from Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
Video playback via the App is supported on:
o All iPhones and iPads running iOS 10 or above
o Android devices running Android 6 (Marshmallow) or above*
*Android devices that don’t support Widevine L1 and L3 encryption (both high and low quality) will be unable to view due to EFL DRM restrictions. For any specific questions relating to playback on your device please contact [email protected]
For a full list of FAQs please click HERE
Anyone who experiences difficulties subscribing to Stoke City+ Live should email [email protected].