On June 14th at 3:00 p.m. ET Portugal and Iceland will kick off their match during the group stage of Euro 2016. Portugal is one of the top national teams in the world and is a strong favorite in Group F. Austria would be considered the favorite to secure the second spot to move forward. However, Iceland has been playing fantastic as of late including the Euro 2016 qualifiers when they defeated the a strong Netherlands team. Nowadays, it’s possible to watch the Portugal vs Iceland live stream without a cable subscription!
Portugal, led by Christiano Ronaldo, may be the favorite, but Iceland will certainly be looking to make this an exciting match. Both avid and casual soccer fans need to make sure they do not miss the match, even if they don’t have cable. Luckily, there are now many options out there for cable cutters. Below is a guide with the best options to watch a Portugal vs Iceland live stream, so read on!
Not living in the US? Click here for your international streaming options.
Watch Portugal vs Iceland Online with Sling TV
Hands down the best option to watch a Portugal vs Iceland live stream will be Sling TV. The subscription streaming service lets you watch cable channels live streaming and includes ESPN in its basic package. ESPN Deportes is also included in an add-on package if you are interested in watching a Spanish broadcast of the match.
Here is our review on Sling TV and below are some highlights:
- Costs only $20 per month with no contract
- Only costs $14 per month, or 30% off with a deal currently offered to T-Mobile subscribers
- More than 20 popular channels are available to stream
- Channel list includes ESPN, ESPN2, TBS, TNT, AMC, CNN, and several others
- You can watch a Portugal vs Iceland stream right on your TV with Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire TV
- You can get a free $70 Roku player with a three month subscription at the moment!
- Streams can also be watched on your computer and just about every phone or tablet
- Best of Spanish TV add-on package includes ESPN Deportes and other channels for just $5 more per month
If all of this didn’t sell you on Sling TV, you can even try it out free for an entire week with a 7-day free trial. It really is one of the best options out there to watch Portugal vs Iceland online.
Subscribe to PlayStation Vue for a Portugal vs Iceland Live Stream
Another service, PlayStation Vue, is offered by Sony and will be a viable option to get a Portugal vs Iceland stream during the match. It is structured similar to Sling TV, but does have some key differences. The cost is a little higher at $29.99 per month, but it has over 50 streaming channels. The featured channels include ESPN, ESPN2, TBS, TNT, FX, FS1, Comedy Central, and in some areas channels like CBS, FOX, ABC, and NBC. The areas where these network cable channels like CBS are available have a higher price tag for PlayStation Vue at $39.99.
Also, if you are looking for a Spanish broadcast you are out of luck here as PlayStation Vue does not have an option to add ESPN Deportes. You can watch Portgual vs Iceland online (in English) with your iOS devices, PlayStation Consoles, or on your TV with Chromecast or Amazon Fire TV. There are some limitations if you try to stream away from your house on the iOS devices, but it’s still a solid option to watch the match without cable. You can learn more about PlayStation Vue in our review here.
Internationally, the options are a bit different. In the UK you have the BBC iPlayer or ITV Hub apps. However, outisde the UK you could use a VPN to watch on the UK players. Although some people do consider this to be “grey area” morally.
Portugal vs Iceland TV Schedule
Date: Tuesday, June 14th
Time: 3:00 p.m. ET
Channel: ESPN/ESPN Deportes
Best Streaming Service: Sling TV
Portugal, lead by Christiano Ronaldo, holds the #8 Fifa World Ranking, compared to a #34 ranking for underdog Iceland. However, the impressive performance of the Icelandic team in recent months has left fans excited to see their Euro 2016 performance. Time will tell!
If you are interested in watching even more matches online check out our full soccer guide for cable cutters. Or, take a look at our Euro 2016 cable cutting guide to watch nearly every match of the tournament.