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Guide to UEFA EURO 2020 in Malaysia on Astro

The UEFA EURO 2020 will begin broadcast on Astro with Turkey vs Italy on 12 June, 3AM (MYT) followed by Wales vs Switzerland on 12 June, 9PM. Malaysians can catch the actions unfold on two dedicated channels in 4K HDR (CH781 and CH782), or in HD (CH809 and CH810), or stream on Astro GO.

Astro also has kindly released the full match fixtures list for all 51 matches by clicking here or visit https://euro.stadiumastro.com/fixtures.

Astro has invited legends to host their live coverage of the UEFA EURO 2020. The first two matches of the tournament will feature Fabio Borini, former Liverpool and Italy winger followed by Andy King, former Leicester and Welsh midfielder for Turkey vs Italy and Wales vs Switzerland respectively.

Our star-studded line-up of pundits include:

  • Alan Hutton – Former Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur defender with 50 appearances for Scotland.
  • Alessandro Nesta – World Cup winner and defender for Italy
  • Andros Townsend – Former Crystal Palace star with 243 Premier League appearances and 13 England caps
  • Brian Laudrup – Former player of Bayern Munich, AC Milan, Chelsea, Ajax with over 80 caps for the Danish national team
  • Josip Simunic – 105 caps defending for Croatia
  • Jussi Jaaskeleinen – Finland keeper with 58 caps
  • Sander Westerveld – Former keeper for Netherlands, and Premier League teams Liverpool and Everton
  • Tomasz Kuszczak – Former Polish keeper and from Manchester United and Wolves
  • Tony Adams – Arsenal legend and former England captain

Malaysians can enjoy all UEFA EURO 2020 matches in 4K HDR, which offers brighter and more accurate colour; and better contrast. Live matches beyond the quarter finals will also feature Dolby Atmos, to bring the audio realism of being at the stadium right into your living room. In order to access 4K HDR content on Astro, an HDR-capable TV that supports HDR (HLG format) is required, which is automatically enabled when detected by the Ultra Box. Learn more by clicking here.

For sport fans watching UEFA EURO 2020 matches LIVE on Astro GO can also expect an enhanced viewing treat with an all-new Interactive Mode. Astro GO’s new experience, designed specifically for live sports, displays interactive overlays for fans to access instant highlights, match statistics, player statistics, fixtures of upcoming matches, and more. Look out for the Interactive Mode button on the programme details of each match to activate the feature.

Sports Pack customers will enjoy all the features mentioned above and also stand one final chance to win a 4K TV. Astor is also offering Sports Pack customers a complimentary access to UEFA EURO 2020 while eligible customers can upgrade to the Ultra Box* to get the most premium football viewing experience. Sports Pack features 11 HD channels to provide coverage of the biggest global sporting events like the Premier League, La Liga, Ligue 1 and other great football leagues, as well as other sports including Formula 1, MotoGP, UFC, NBA, Tennis, Badminton and many more.

Get Sports Pack at promotions.astro.com.my/details/UEFAEURO2020

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