Watch UEFA Europa in South Africa on Showmax Pro
17 August 2020, North Rhine-Westphalia, Duesseldorf: Football: Europa League, Inter Milan - Shakhtar Donetsk, Final-Eight, Semi-finals. Goalkeeper Andriy Pyatov of Shakhtjor Donetsk is down after the 3-0 win for Milan. Photo: Federico Gambarini/dpa (Photo by Federico Gambarini/picture alliance via Getty Images)

Don’t miss a goal with Showmax Pro, the new streaming service that’s raising the game.

With the recent launch of Showmax Pro, UEFA fans are spoilt for choice with viewing options for this weekend’s finals action. On Friday 21 August at 21:00, Sevilla and Inter Milan go head-to-head in the UEFA Europa League final. Then on Sunday 23 August, it’s the big one: the UEFA Champions League final, also at 21:00. Both clashes are available to livestream at www.showmax.com or via the Showmax app in South Africa only.

Watch UEFA Europa in South Africa on Showmax Pro
A fan wearing a Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forward Neymar shirt takes a picture of a giant replica of the UEFA Champions League trophy displayed at Rossio square in downtown Lisbon, Portugal on August 17, 2020, during the UEFA Champions League Finals. (Photo by Pedro Fiúza/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

What is Showmax Pro?

Showmax Pro bundles all the good stuff you’ve come to expect on Showmax with music channels, news, and live sport streaming from SuperSport. In South Africa, this includes all the Champions League, Premier League, Serie A, La Liga, and PSL games, as well as a wide range of live sports events including athletics, professional boxing, and the world’s biggest marathons. Showmax Pro subscriptions start at R225 per month.

Watch UEFA Europa in South Africa on Showmax Pro
17 August 2020, North Rhine-Westphalia, Duesseldorf: Football: Europa League, Inter Milan – Shakhtar Donetsk, Final-Eight, Semi-finals. Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martínez (r) celebrates the 3:0 with teammates. Photo: Federico Gambarini/dpa (Photo by Federico Gambarini/picture alliance via Getty Images)

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How to get Showmax Pro

Existing Showmax subscribers:

  1. Sign in at www.showmax.com or open your Showmax app.
  2. From the main profile, go to My Account > Manage Subscription.
  3. Select Showmax Pro (either mobile or standard).
  4. Start watching live sport.

New Showmax subscribers:

  1. Sign up at www.showmax.com or download the Showmax app for phone, tablet or smart TV.
  2. Choose Showmax Pro to access live sports, live news and music channels.
  3. Start watching.

If you already have the Showmax app, remember to update it to the latest version before the big weekend. That way, when game-time arrives, all you have to do is press “Play”.

Worried about data?

If you don’t have access to Wi-Fi, stream Showmax with data bundles from Telkom, Vodacom or MTN. To use save data, go into Settings > Preferences in the app and choose the lowest Bandwidth Capping option so you use less data when you stream. The Minimum setting uses just 100MB per hour.

 Buy your Showmax data bundles via USSD Telkom (*180!1*5*1*3*1#), MTN (*136*2*999#) and Vodacom (*135#).

Showmax Pro is available in the following countries: Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comores, Republic of Congo, Cote D’Ivoire, DRC, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Réunion, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.