Barcelona vs Inter live stream: how to watch Champions League online and on TV from anywhere, team news

Raphinha of FC Barcelona competes for the ball with Federico Dimarco of FC Internazionale
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It looks increasingly like either Barcelona or Inter will fail to make it out of their Champions League group, which brings a real sense of occasion to tonight's clash at the Camp Nou. With Barca currently trailing their opponents by three points, a win for Inter could prove devastating for the hosts, but it'll be all square if Xavi manages to lead his team to victory. Read on to find out how to watch a Barcelona vs Inter live stream and catch the Champions League online, no matter where you are in the world.

Desperate times call for desperate measures, and Xavi has thrown caution to the winds with an ultra-attacking lineup. Robert Lewandowski, Ousmane Dembélé and Raphinha are the front three, but it's at the back that things are really interesting, with the forward-thinking Sergi Roberto and Marcos Alonso selected as wing-backs. Eric García, who's not always the most dependable presence at the back, partners Gerard Piqué in central defense.

With Romelu Lukaku still out injured, Edin Džeko starts alongside Lautaro Martínez in an Inter front two, while Hakan Calhanoglu once again fills in for Marcelo Brozović in the center of the park, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Nicolò Barella for company. Denzel Dumfries is preferred to Matteo Darmian at right wing-back, while the in-form Federico Dimarco retains his place on the left.

Barcelona vs Inter live stream

Date: Wednesday, October 12

Kick-off time: 9pm CEST (local) / 8pm BST / 3pm ET / 12pm PT / 12.30am IST / 6am AEDT / 8am NZDT

Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona

Live stream: BT Sport (UK) | Paramount Plus FREE trial (US) | DAZN (CA) | Sony LIV (IN) | Stan Sport (AU) | Spark Sport (NZ) 

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A beautiful Calhanoglu strike condemned Barcelona to their second defeat in three Champions League outings a week ago, and though the Blaugrana should have received a late penalty, the result was difficult to argue with. Inter dominated proceedings even without Brozovic and Lukaku, but they must expect Barca to offer more this time out.

The Spanish giants beat Celta Vigo at the weekend to take top spot in La Liga but the display was far from convincing, and they're counting on Lewandowski to end his brief goalscoring drought. The Pole has gone a couple of games without netting, and hasn't scored in the UCL since his hat-trick against Viktoria Plzeň a month ago.

Inter's own big No.9, Džeko, found his range at the weekend with a brace that took his Serie A tally to 101 goals, and hitting the mark in Catalonia would cap a fine few days for the Bosnian forward.

Lose today's game and Barca won't officially be out of the UCL, but it would take a near-miracle for them to leapfrog Simone Inzaghi's team. Follow our guide to get a Barcelona vs Inter live stream and watch the Champions League online from anywhere.

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How to watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan: live stream UCL soccer in the US without cable


Soccer fans can watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan on Paramount Plus in the US, with kick-off set for 3pm ET / 12pm PT on Wednesday afternoon.

CBS is the official US broadcaster for the 2022/23 UCL season. Paramount Plus live streams the vast majority of games, while some fixtures are shown on CBS.

subscription to Paramount Plus is available from just $4.99 a month for its ad-supported "essential" plan, or $9.99 per month for its ad-free tier.

The service also offers a FREE 7-day trial for new customers, meaning you can live stream Barcelona vs Inter Milan and at least a few more games for nothing. 

You can watch through a web browser or on the Paramount Plus app, which is available on most smart devices.

Outside of the US? If you're unable to access coverage because you're out of the country, consider using a VPN as outlined below - we rate ExpressVPN as the best of the best.

How to watch Barcelona vs Inter from outside your country

We've set out how you can live stream Barcelona vs Inter in a number of countries around the world. However, if you're away travelling for pleasure or for work, you probably won't be able to watch Champions League football like you normally would at home. This is the result of geo-blocking - best understood as digital borders that restrict certain services and content to specific parts of the world.

A good streaming VPN can let you get around these digital borders, while also offering robust protection from cybercriminals and government snooping. They're also really easy to use.

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How to watch a Barcelona vs Inter live stream in the UK


In the UK, BT Sport is providing exclusive live coverage of Barcelona vs Inter. Coverage starts at 7.45pm BST on BT Sport 4, ahead of an 8pm kick-off.

Don't forget that BT now has a £25 Monthly Pass, so you can get everything BT Sport has to offer without a long-term commitment.

The BT Sport app will let subscribers watch the game on any number of devices, including mobiles, tablets, consoles and smart TVs.

If you're currently outside the UK and want to watch the Champions League like you would at home, don't worry about geo-blocks on your account – simply grab a VPN and follow the instructions above to live stream the action. 

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Barcelona vs Inter Milan live stream: how to watch UCL soccer online in Canada


In Canada, soccer fans can watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan on streaming service DAZN. Kick-off is scheduled for 3pm ET / 12pm PT on Wednesday.

DAZN costs just CA$24.99 a month or $199.99 a year. Not only do you get every single UCL game, but DAZN is also the Canadian streaming home of Europa League and EFL Championship soccer, Six Nations rugby and WTA tennis, not to mention it's also the place to watch every single NFL game this season.

It also comes with support for iOS, Android, Apple TV, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Roku, Xbox One, PS4, and laptop/PC streaming (including Mac devices). 

If you find yourself outside of Canada and want to watch the Champions League using your normal streaming service, don't worry – a good VPN is all you need to tune in just like you would home.

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How to watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan: live stream Champions League in Australia


Footie fans in Australia can watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan on Stan Sport, but be warned that kick-off is set for 6am AEDT bright and early on Thursday morning.

The streaming service is showing every single Champions League match ad-free, and it's also the place to watch the Europa League and Europa Conference League, international rugby and Formula E.

A subscription costs $10 per month (on top of a $10 Stan sub), but you can take advantage of a 7-day FREE trial.

If you're outside Australia and want to tune in to Stan Sport, you can use one of the top VPNs and watch the coverage from another country.

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How to watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan: live stream Champions League in New Zealand


Football fans can watch Barcelona vs Inter Milan on Spark Sport in New Zealand, with kick-off set for 8am NZDT on Thursday morning.

Spark Sport offers a 7-day FREE trial so you can try before you buy, and once that expires, a subscription costs $24.99 per month, and includes every UCL game, plenty of Black Caps cricket action, Europa League football, the European Rugby Champions Cup, F1, MotoGP, NFL and WTA tennis.

Spark Sport is available via web browsers on your PC or Mac, plus Apple and Android mobile devices, Chromecast, Apple TV, selected Samsung, Sony, Panasonic and LG TVs, and select Freeview streamers.

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Barcelona vs Inter Milan: live stream Champions League online in India


Barcelona vs Inter Milan is being shown on Sony Pictures Networks in India, with coverage stretching across Sony Ten 2 and over-the-top streaming service Sony LIV.

You can live stream Champions League games with a mobile-only plan, which costs Rs 599 for a year, or a LIV Premium plan, which costs Rs 999 for a year.

Anyone outside of India who wants to watch their home Champions League coverage can just pick up a good VPN and follow the instructions above to safely live stream the action. 

Aatif Sulleyman