After a blistering season upon his return to France, Marseille’s captain Dmitiri Payet will lead his side out against Atletico Madrid in the Europa League final.

After dispatching Arsenal, Atletico go into the final as favourites after recent Champions League finals in 2014 and 2016 which they lost to rivals Real Madrid.

It should be a great match – and the best part is, you can watch for free in the UK. Here’s how to do it.

When is the Europa League final?

Marseille vs Atletico Madrid is on Wednesday 16 May 2018.

What time is kick off?

The Europa League final kicks off at 7:45pm UK time.

What channel is showing the Europa League final?

In the UK, BT Sport is the only place you can watch the match. Throughout the season, you have to subscribe to watch all the action but BT is being extra nice this year and streaming the Europa League final for free, to anyone.

Which is awesome. There are several ways to watch.

How to watch the Europa League final on TV

If you already have BT Sport just tune in to BT Sport 2, BT Sport 2 HD or BT Sport 4K UHD.

If you have Sky, BT Sport 2 HD is showing the match on channel 414.

If you have Virgin Media, BT Sport 2 is also the place to go.

How to watch the Europa League final for free online

But you can also stream the match on YouTube for free here.

It’s also streaming live and free on the BT Sport website.

And, if you’re on the go, it’s live on the BT Sport app on iOS or Android.

How to watch the Europa League final if you are abroad

If you’re on holiday you can still catch the action by using a VPN. A VPN is a service that lets you use UK services even if you’re overseas.

We recommend Nord VPN, a reliable and affordable VPN. Take a look here.