At 8:30 pm Virtus and Fortitudo face off in the Bologna derby. Here's how to see the match in streaming and TV
Christmas, time for presents, eating and... Bologna derby. Tonight at 8:30 p.m. in the new Virtus Segafredo Arena, a temporary arena built inside the Bologna Fairgrounds, the Bologna derby will be played between Virtus and Fortitudo. 10 years after the last challenge in Serie A, the Bologna derby, one of the most heartfelt rivalries in Italian sport, returns. For all basketball fans, Bologna is "Basket City", the Italian city where the passion for basketball is strongest.
After difficult years, with bankruptcies and relegations to the cadet series, Bologna has returned to be an important square for Italian basketball. Virtus leads the ranking with 11 victories and 2 defeats, matured in the last two away games against Cremona and Sassari. Fortitudo, started to find a quiet salvation, is sixth in the standings with 8 wins and 5 losses, with 4 W in the last five games played. With the arrival of Segafredo, Virtus started a process of constant growth crowned with the arrival of Milos Teodosic in the summer, at the moment the best player in the A Series. But Fortitudo doesn't want to be outdone: it will be an exciting and hot derby since the two-ball.
Virtus - Fortitudo is broadcast live on Eurosport channel Eurosport 2, available on Sky. Fans can watch the Bologna derby in streaming on Eurosport Player. Here's how to do it.
Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna: start time
The two-ball between Virtus - Fortitudo will be raised at 20:30 on December 25, 2019.
How to watch Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna on TV
To watch the Bologna basketball derby on TV, you need to tune in to Sky's Eurosport 2 channel. It is necessary, therefore, to be subscribed to the satellite broadcaster in order to watch the match on TV.
How to watch streaming Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna
Basketball fans have two options to watch streaming Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna: the Eurosport Player app or DAZN.
If you have a subscription to Eurosport Player you have to launch the application, enter your credentials and click on the box on the homepage dedicated to the match. In a few seconds the streaming of Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna will start.
Also on DAZN it is possible to watch in streaming the derby of Bologna. Since a few months have also been added the Eurosport channels on the platform. To follow in streaming Virtus Bologna - Fortitudo Bologna you have to launch the DAZN app and click on the Eurosport 2 on the homepage.