Celtic TV is the place to be for watching your favourite Scottish football team. In this simple guide I'm going to show you how you can watch Celtic TV in the UK with the help of a little app called a VPN.
Celtic TV is great for those living abroad outside the UK or Ireland because it shows practically every Celtic match including the likes of the 3 pm kick-off games which aren't shown by any UK broadcaster.
Unfortunately, Celtic TV is restricted to viewing from outside the UK and Ireland only so if you tried to watch in the UK or Ireland you're blocked from viewing.
Thankfully there is an app called a VPN from providers like ExpressVPN that allows you to unblock the service and watch Celtic TV in Scotland, the rest of the UK and Ireland in its entirety. Below I'll show you how.
Watch Celtic TV in the UK
If you try and access Celtic TV inside Scotland, the UK or Ireland then you'll be blocked from watching, you'll only be able to listen to matches or watch replays.
The reason is obvious, you're in Scotland, the UK or Ireland where the service isn't intended to be used. The Celtic TV website knows your location because of your internet connection and something called your IP Address.
By using an a called a VPN from my recommended provider ExpressVPN you can change your IP Address so you appear in another country. The result is, instead of being blocked from watching, you can watch all the Celtic games live on Celtic TV INSIDE Scotland, the UK or Ireland.
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How to watch Celtic TV in the UK
Just follow the 5 simple steps below and you can be watching Celtic TV in minutes.
- Visit the VPN provider ExpressVPN by clicking here and sign up for their service – There's a 30-day money back guarantee if you can't it to work for whatever reason.
- Go to the Products section of their website and download and install the correct app for your device.
- Open the app and when prompted login with the account details you created when you signed up.
- Press Choose Location then the Italy, Netherlands, France etc and then Connect – You can also select any other country outside Scotland, the UK or Ireland but should ensure it is physically near.
- Once the ExpressVPN app has made connection head over to the Celtic TV website.
You can now watch all the matches live online in the UK or Ireland.
How to sign up for Celtic TV in the first place
If you've got family or friends outside Scotland, the UK or Ireland it's easiest to get them to sign up on your behalf and then use the VPN app to watch in the UK or Ireland.
If you don't have family or friends abroad then you can use the VPN service first to connect to a country such as the Netherlands and then use an address from FakeAddressGenerator.
You should use your real card details with an address in the Netherlands. Alternatively, connect to another country like France and use the FakeAddressGenerator website to generate an address in France.
Are VPN services legal?
VPN services are completely legal in the UK and most other countries across the world.
Their intended purpose is to protect your online security allowing you to protect your privacy so no one knows what you're doing or where you're from.
It is this ability to alter your location that lets you pretend you're in another country so to the Celtic TV website it looks like you're outside the UK or Ireland.
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Alternative VPN services
ExpressVPN isn't the only VPN service in the world, in fact, there are hundreds. I recommend ExpressVPN because when testing I found them to be one of the fastest which reduces the chances of buffering.
You definitely don't want buffering while watching Celtic because you could miss an important goal.
If you've got time then it's always worth shopping around and although most VPN services cost approximately the same you may find a service that you feel is better.
Not all VPN services are suitable for watching Celtic TV because they're too slow for streaming video but three more providers I recommend are:
All three providers work the same as ExpressVPN. The layout of their apps will look different but the process is the same. Simply connect to a country outside the UK or Ireland and watch Celtic TV without restriction.
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To watch Celtic TV in Scotland, the UK or Ireland you'll need to get yourself a VPN app. These are available for Windows, Mac, Android, iOS devices and the Amazon Fire TV Stick.
You can get my recommended VPN service ExpressVPN for watching Celtic TV by clicking the button below. They've got a massive 30-day money back guarantee to give you plenty of time to test it risk free. If you can't get it working then just take advantage of their refund policy.
You can also save 49% off their standard price if you sign up for a yearly package. It comes with 3-months completely free allowing you to watch Celtic over the whole season.
Once you've signed up follow the 5 simple instructions from earlier in this guide.
Have you followed our guide and been watching Celtic TV? We would love to hear what match you watched or how you found the process, why not let us know in the comments section below?