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BT Sport uses social media for Champions League final

Friday 27 May 2016 | 21:36 CET | News
BT Sport will live stream the 2016 UEFA Champions League final on YouTube. The game between Spanish clubs Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid will be shown live on BT Sport, btsport.com and the BT Sport YouTube channel. BT Sport has also announced innovations across Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Vine. For the first time, the UEFA Champions League final weekend will be covered by Snapchat Live Story, with behind the scenes footage from Milan and Madrid. Facebook's Live platform will be used for interactive interviews with BT Sport pundits Rio Ferdinand and Owen Hargreaves.

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Companies: BT
Countries: United Kingdom
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