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Get stuck into a feast of football on Virgin TV this month, plus you could win VIP tickets to watch Southampton in the Premier League

By Virgin TV Edit

You want football this October? You’ve got it. From Premier League and UEFA Champions League to the UEFA Europa League, UEFA Europa League Conference, Serie A and Ligue 1, this is blockbuster entertainment that hits the target – and it’s all live on BT Sport.


With over 80 matches showing throughout the rest of the month, you’ll be treated to five-star showdowns featuring all the biggest teams and the biggest players. Time to roll out the red carpet and prepare for some must-watch drama.



And don’t worry if you’ve lost the battle for the remote again. You can still follow all the action at absolutely no extra cost on the Virgin TV Go app, wherever there’s WiFi, 3G, 4G or 5G in the UK. Now there really is no excuse to miss the match.


And the good news just keeps getting better, because on BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531) you can watch selected games in stunning Ultra High Definition. It’s the next best thing to being there. Virgin TV customers who already have BT Sport can enjoy the channel at no extra cost, while the channel is also automatically included in Virgin TV Full House, Maxit and Bigger bundles. Get in!


Want to know what football is coming up on BT Sport throughout the rest of October? Check out our picks below – and head to the bottom of the page to enter our prize draw to win tickets to watch Southampton in the Premier League…


Premier League


Watford v Liverpool

Saturday 16 October, 11.30am, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527) + BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)


Chelsea v Norwich City

Saturday 23 October, 11.30am, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527) + BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)


Leicester City v Arsenal

Saturday 30 October, 11.30am, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527) + BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)


UEFA Champions League


Club Brugge v Manchester City

Tuesday 19 October, 5pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Atletico Madrid v Liverpool

Tuesday 19 October, 7.45pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Manchester United v Atalanta

Wednesday 20 October, 7pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528) + BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)


Chelsea v Malmo

Wednesday 20 October, 7.15pm, BT Sport 3 HD (CH 529)


UEFA Europa League


Celtic v Ferencvaros

Tuesday 19 October, 3pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527) + BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)


Spartak Moscow v Leicester City

Wednesday 20 October, 3pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


West Ham United v Genk

Thursday 21 October, 7.30pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Rangers v Brondby

Thursday 21 October, 7.30pm, BT Sport 3 HD (CH 529)


UEFA Europa Conference League


Vitesse v Tottenham Hotspur

Thursday 21 October, 5.15pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527)


Serie A


Lazio v Inter Milan

Saturday 16 October, 5.15pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527)


AC Milan v Verona

Saturday 16 October, 7.30pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527)


Napoli v Torino

Sunday 17 October, 4.45pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Juventus v Roma

Sunday 17 October, 7.45pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527)


Roma v Napoli

Sunday 24 October, 5pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Inter Milan v Juventus

Sunday 24 October, 7.45pm, BT Sport 1 HD (CH 527)


Ligue 1


Paris Saint-Germain v Angers

Friday 15 October, 7.45pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Lyon v Monaco

Saturday 16 October, 8pm, BT Sport 3 HD (CH 529)


Lille v Brest

Saturday 23 October, 8pm, BT Sport Extra 2


Monaco v Montpellier

Sunday 24 October, 4pm, BT Sport 3 HD (CH 529)


Marseille v Paris Saint-Germain

Sunday 24 October, 7.30pm, BT Sport 2 HD (CH 528)


Win tickets to watch Southampton v Burnley in the Premier League

Fancy enjoying a bit of VIP treatment for Southampton’s Premier League match against Burnley at St Mary’s Stadium on Saturday 23 October? We’re giving away ten pairs of tickets to watch the game inside a private box – all you have to do is follow the instructions below to be in with a chance of going.


Please note dress code is smart casual, all food and drink will be provided, and the box is open two hours before kick-off, which is at 3pm.


How to enter

Simply send an email with Southampton FC Prize Draw in the subject line to and ensure it contains the following details:


  • Your first and last name
  • Phone number
  • Address


Entries must be sent by 11.59pm on Sunday 17 October 2021.


Don’t have BT Sport?

You can upgrade to our Virgin TV Maxit package online via your My Virgin Media account here and get all 4 BT Sport channels in HD. If you’ve not registered for My Virgin Media or have forgotten your sign in details just head over to


Not heard about Virgin TV Go?

Don’t let anything get in between you and your essential viewing with Virgin TV Go. With loads of sport and Box Sets to try out, you’ll always be entertained wherever you are!


The app is available to all Virgin TV customers at no extra cost and is compatible with Android, iOS, Windows 10 and PC/Mac. Get downloading (from the links below) and you’ll be one step closer to watching what you want, when you want. 


Download the Virgin TV Go app from the Apple app store

Download the Virgin TV Go app from Google Play

Download the Virgin TV Go app for Windows 10

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Virgin Media Southampton FC Prize Draw Terms and Conditions (Promotion)

1. Open to Virgin Media customers aged 18 or over and resident in the United Kingdom except employees of Virgin Media Limited, their immediate family members and anyone professionally connected with this Promotion.

2. The Promotion closes at 11.59pm on 17th October 2021. Entries received after the closing date will be invalid. Maximum of 1 entry per household.

3. To enter the Promotion you must send an email with Southampton FC Prize Draw in the subject line to and ensure it contains the following details:

  • Your first and last name
  • Phone number
  • Address

4. There is 1 prize: a pair of tickets to the Virgin Media box at Southampton FC for the game against Burnley on Saturday 23rd October.

5. There will be 10 winners.

6. The winners will be selected at random from all valid entries received and will be notified by no later than 18th October 2021. You will be notified if you have won a prize by phone or email and must claim your prize within 48 hours after having been notified.

7. Promoter is Virgin Media Limited. General Terms and Conditions apply, see here.

8. We will only use your data in line with applicable data protection legislation (including but not limited to General Data Protection Regulations) and subject to our Privacy Policy. We will not pass on your personal information to third parties except in accordance with these terms and conditions or where we are required to disclose that information in order to comply with any legal or regulatory requirements.

9. Virgin Media reserves the right to cancel and/or amend these terms and conditions and/or the Prize Draw at any stage but we will only do so for reasons outside of our reasonable control. We will endeavour to minimize the effect of such cancellation or amendment on participants in order to avoid disappointment, which may include providing an alternative Prize if the original Prize becomes unavailable for any reason.

10. The name and county of the winner will be made available for a period of 1 month after the closing date. To receive this, please send a Subject Access Request marked ‘Southampton FC Prize Draw’ to: Griffin House, 161 Hammersmith Road, Hammersmith, London W6 8BS.

11. Virgin Media and its agents shall not be responsible or liable to compensate the winners for any loss, damage or consequential damage of any nature in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise caused by acceptance of these terms and conditions and/or in connection with the Prize (to the extent permissible by law).

12. These terms and conditions and any disputes or issues arising out of or in connection with them (whether contractual or non-contractual in nature, such as claims in tort, breach of statute/regulation or otherwise) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts to settle any disputes or issues


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