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YouTube TV Adds More Channels to Sports Plus Add-On on September 8th

Ben Bowman

Sports fans will get some extra upgrades if they add YouTube TV’s Sports Plus package this year.

The new channels are:

These channels will be included for subscribers who opt for the $11/month add-on. The new channels join the lineup September 8. This move makes YouTube TV, fuboTV and Sling TV the only Live TV Streaming Services that carry beIN Sports.

Other services like fuboTV and Sling TV offer a more comprehensive Sports Add-On. fuboTV includes NHL Network and Pac-12 Network in their “Sports Plus” Add-On, on-top of channels like beIn Sports, NFL RedZone, MLB Network, and NBA TV. You can get the “Sports Plus” add-on for $10.99 a month, after a 7-Day Free Trial.

Sling TV includes beIN Sports, NFL RedZone, NHL Network, MLB Network, NBA TV, Tennis Channel, ACC Network, SEC Network, ESPNU, Pac-12 Network, Outside Television, and more. With Sling Blue and Sports Extra, you can get your first month for just $21.

Here’s a look at what the YouTube TV Sports Plus package currently offers.

DTV STREAM fuboTV Hulu Philo Sling TV YouTube
Sign Up Free Trial Sign Up Free Trial Free Trial Sign Up
$69.99 $64.99 $69.99 $25 $35 $35 $64.99
beIN Sports - - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
Billiard TV - - - - - - ^ $11
Fox Soccer Plus - ^ $6 - - - - ^ $11
GOLTV - ^ $6 - - - - ^ $11
MAVTV - ^ $5 ^ $10 - - - ^ $11
NFL RedZone - ^ $11 ^ $10 - - ^ $11 ^ $11
Outside Television - ^ $5 - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
PlayersTV - - - - - - ^ $11
PokerGO - - - - - - ^ $11
SportsGrid - - - - - - ^ $11
Stadium - ^ $11 - - ^ $11
TVG ≥ $84.99 ^ $10 - - - ^ $11
VSiN - ^ $11 - - - - ^ $11

BeIN Sports also has a free streaming sister channel, beIN Sports Xtra that is available on Pluto TV, Xumo, The Roku Channel, Redbox TV, Samsung TV Plus, and other AVOD platforms.

Last summer, the YouTube TV Sports Plus tier debuted. It included NFL RedZone, Fox Soccer Plus, GOLTV, MAVTV, Stadium, and TVG. At that same point, YouTube TV added NFL Network to their base package.

Additionally, YouTube TV offers regional sports networks, including NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+, NBC Sports Washington, and SportsNet NY as part of its base tier.

While most of these new channels are certainly less widely known than other services, SportsGrid and VSiN are part of the growing trend of gambling content available on streaming services.

YouTube TV

YouTube TV is a live TV streaming service with more than 60 channels for $64.99/month. This plan includes local channels, 32 of the top 35 cable channels, and regional sports networks (RSNs) in select markets.

With the recent addition of Viacom channels (BET, MTV, Comedy Central, etc.) to the service, they are only without Hallmark and A+E Networks (Lifetime, History, A&E).

They recently added NFL Network and new Sports Plus add-on which include channels like NFL RedZone for $11 a month.

YouTube TV offers select 4K content, including some live sports and on-demand shows, as part of their 4K Plus add-on. The 4K Plus add-on is $19.99 a month and also includes offline downloads and unlimited streams on your home network.

If you want a cheaper service with many of the entertainment channels on YouTube TV, you can subscribe to Philo which includes A+E, Discovery, Viacom, Hallmark, and other channels for just $20 a month after a 7-Day Free Trial.

AT&T TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $75 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for AT&T TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Sling TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $10 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for Sling TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.