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May on BT Sport: Champions League, Premier League and Heineken Champions Cup headline blockbuster month
The Champions League, Europa League, Europa Conference League and Heineken Champions Cup finals will be shown on BT Sport in May.
It’s crunch time in the Champions League and Premier League in May, but there’s plenty more live action coming up on BT Sport.
With so much in store, there’s never been a better time to join BT Sport.
Read on to find out what’s coming up in yet another blockbuster month on your home of live sport.
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BT Sport will show the Champions League semi-final second legs and final in May.
Liverpool and Man City are looking to book their place at the Paris showpiece at the expense of Spanish clubs Villareal and Real Madrid.
Six-time winners Liverpool take on Unai Emery’s Villarreal at El Madrigal on Tuesday 3 May, less than a week after the Anfield first leg.
The next day, Man City take on Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.
Pep Guardiola’s side are looking to make their second Champions League final in two seasons against the 13-time kings of Europe.
Then, on Saturday 28 May, the eyes of the world will be on the Stade de France for the 30th Champions League final.
BT Sport will also show the Europa League semi-final second legs and final, with West Ham and Rangers still in the hunt for European glory.
In the Europa Conference League, Leicester take on Roma and Marseille meet Feyenoord ahead of the final on Wednesday 28 May.
Don’t forget, to celebrate 30 years of club football’s greatest competition, BT Sport is asking you to get involved with Champions League Immortals, choosing your dream line-up of all-time as we count down to this season's showpiece event in Paris. Find out more here.
An extraordinary Premier League campaign ends in May, with the title race and relegation battle set to go down to the wire.
Man City lead Liverpool by one point with five games remaining in one of the tightest title races in recent memory.
At the other end of the table, Everton, Burnley and Leeds are fighting to avoid the drop with Norwich and Watford on the verge of an immediate return to the Championship.
North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham are the frontrunners to finish fourth and claim the final Champions League place.
BT Sport will show a huge game at the top of the table on Saturday 7 May when Liverpool host Spurs.
The two sides played out an exhilarating 2-2 draw in the reverse fixture in December and there is so much at stake when they renew acquaintances at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp’s side could still be chasing an unprecedented quadruple while Spurs will need a positive result to keep pace with Arsenal.
Spurs will be in action again in another colossal encounter against Burnley on Sunday 15 May on BT Sport.
The Clarets have found form at the perfect time after Sean Dyche’s dismissal but will need to pick up more points to preserve their Premier League status.
Heineken Champions Cup
The kings of European rugby will be crowned on BT Sport in May, with the Heineken Champions Cup quarter-finals, semi-finals and final taking place in a momentous month.
Two of the quarter-final fixtures are first-time encounters in Europe as La Rochelle host Montpellier and Racing 92 entertain Sale Sharks.
Gallagher Premiership leaders Leicester Tigers also host Leinster in a monumental clash and Munster face reigning champions Toulouse in Dublin.
The quarter-finals will be played on 7/8 May, with the semi-finals taking place on 13/14/15 May. The final will take place at Marseille’s Stade Velodrome on Saturday 28 May.
Every game will be shown exclusively live on BT Sport as Europe’s greatest clubs battle it out for supremacy.
The Gallagher Premiership also continues in May, with BT Sport showing Wasps vs Sale, Harlequins vs Gloucester and Saracens vs Northampton on 20/21 May.
It’s set to be a fascinating conclusion to another captivating season, with nine clubs still in the hunt for a play-off spot.
BT Sport will also be showing the Premiership Cup final between London Irish and Worcester on Tuesday 17 May.
A compelling MotoGP season continues in May with three more races to be shown on BT Sport.
Reigning champion Fabio Quartararo leads the standings after putting his early-season issues behind him to win the Portuguese Grand Prix, but the 2022 season is already shaping up to be one of the most fiercely contested yet.
Only eight points separate Quartararo, Alex Rins, Aleix Espargaro and Enea Bastianini and, to make matters even more interesting, eight-time world champion Marc Marquez is back to fitness and searching for his first win of the season.
The paddock head to Jerez for the first Spanish Grand Prix of the season on Sunday 1 May, before reconvening at the iconic Le Mans circuit in France on Sunday 15 May and Italy on Sunday 29 May.
As always, we’ll bring you coverage of all the action, including every practice session, qualifying and the race.
Our brilliant Raceday Experience on the BT Sport app allows viewers to use our interactive timeline to go back and re-watch all the key moments, overtakes and crashes.
And you can get even closer to the action with Rider 360 which lets you hop on-board the top riders’ bikes for the ultimate immersive experience.
Plus, you can enjoy the coverage along with your friends by choosing the Watch Together option.
More on BT Sport in May
BT Sport will show three UFC events in May including Charles Oliveira vs Justin Gaethje at UFC 274.
The WBO Interim Super Middleweight world title clash between Zach Parker and the unbeaten two-weight world champion Demetrius Andrade will also take place on Saturday 21 May.
There’s also a veritable feast of European football in store from Serie A and Ligue 1, National League, WWE, MLB, AFL and much more.