Where to watch the Euro 2016 in Sydney

The pubs and sports clubs showing the Euro 2016 on the big screen.

Can you feel it? UEFA Euro 2016 fever is in the air!

The soccer tournament that pits European country against European country will be held from 11 June to 11 July this year and if you want in on the action, don’t do it in silence alone in your home. Get your gear on and get your competitive spirit out and hightail it to these venues.

Whether you’re catching a 2am, 5am or 11pm match, these are the places to be for the best atmosphere and action of the Euro 2016.

Best bars to watch the Euro 2016 in Sydney


1. Fuel at 24/7 Sports Bar, Pyrmont

The sports bar that never stops will be airing the Euro 2016 at all hours of the day. Set inside The Star, you’re guaranteed good atmosphere and some good tucker during those 2am and 5am match slots.

Address: Level 1, Casino at The Star Sydney, 80 Pyrmont Street

Which matches will be aired: All of them

More info: The Star


2. Cheers Bar, Sydney CBD

It’s the kind of bar you’ll walk past at any hour of the morning and still find fans pushing the doors and cheering over every point scored. Why not join them for the Euro 2016? It’ll be showing every single game in the comp. Now that’s something to cheer about.

Address: 561 George Street, Sydney

Which matches will be aired: All of them

More info: Cheers Bar Sydney


3. Scruffy Murphy’s, Sydney

Perfectly placed in the middle of the city, Scruffy Murphy’s is ideal for anyone wishing to go along after work or start early and catch the game before the working day begins. If anyone can guarantee you a crowd of vocal supporters, sticky grub and sport until the wee hours of the morning, 24-hour sports bar Scruffy Murphy’s can.

Address: 43-49 Goulburn Street, Sydney

Which matches will be aired: All of them (especially the Ireland ones)

More info: Scruffy Murphy’s


4. The Rag & Famish, North Sydney

Across the bridge? The ol’ Rag & Famish is where you need to be to catch some late-night Euro 2016 action. The boys behind the bar are working to get some airplay on the 11pm games and hopefully some morning matches - but only the ones closer to the end of the competition.

What? People gotta sleep you know.

Address: 199 Miller Street, North Sydney

Which matches will be aired: TBA 11pm matches

More info: The Rag & Famish


5. Sidelines Sports Grill, Central Coast

Up the Central Coast your go-to sports bar has to be Sidelines. It’s a no-brainer, really… as is its American fare which is all you really need when watching a match on the big screen. Well, that and a beer. Which they serve too.

Sidelines is currently finalising its licence to air the Euro 2016 – so stay tuned as news comes in!

Address: 8/12 Karalta Road, Erina

What matches are they airing: TBA

More info: Sidelines Sports Grill

Upcoming Euro 2016 game times

So you don't miss a single game.

Group Stage MD 3

Date (Australian) Time (Australian) Match
Thursday 16 June 2016 2:00am Romania vs Albania
Thursday 16 June 2016 5:00am Switzerland vs France
Thursday 16 June 2016 11:00pm England vs Wales
Friday 17 June 2016 2:00am Ukraine vs Northern Ireland
Friday 17 June 2016 5:00am Germany vs Poland
Friday 17 June 2016 11:00pm Italy vs Sweden
Saturday 18 June 2016 2:00am Czech Republic vs Croatia
Saturday 18 June 2016 5:00am Spain vs Turkey
Saturday 18 June 2016 11:00pm Belgium vs Republic of Ireland
Sunday 19 June 2016 2:00am Iceland vs Hungary
Sunday 19 June 2016 5:00am Portugal vs Austria
Monday 20 June 2016 5:00am Switzerland vs France | Romania vs Albania
Tuesday 21 June 2016 5:00am Slovakia vs English | Russia vs Wales
Wednesday 22 June 2016 2:00am Germany vs Northern Ireland | Ukraine vs Poland
Wednesday 22 June 2016 5:00am Croatia vs Spain | Turkey vs Czech Republic
Thursday 23 June 2016 2:00am Hungary vs Portugal | Iceland vs Austria
Thursday 23 June 2016 5:00am Italy vs Republic of Ireland | Sweden vs Belgium

Round of 16

Date (Australian) Time (Australian) Match
Saturday 25 June 2016 11:00pm Switzerland v Poland
Sunday 26 June 2016 2:00am Wales v 3RD A/C/D
Sunday 26 June 2016 5:00am Croatia v 3RD B/E/F
Sunday 26 June 2016 11:00pm France v 3RD C/D/E
Monday 27 June 2016 2:00am Germany v 3RD A/B/F
Monday 27 June 2016 5:00am Winner F v RUNNER-UP E
Tuesday 28 June 2016 2:00am Italy v Spain
Tuesday 28 June 2016 5:00am England v RUNNER-UP F

Quarter Finals

Date (Australian) Time (Australian) Match
Friday 1 July 2016 5:00am Winner M1 v Winner M3
Saturday 2 July 2016 5:00am Winner M2 v Winner M6
Sunday 3 July 2016 5:00am Winner M5 v Winner M7
Monday 4 July 2016 5:00am Winner M4 v Winner M8

Semi Finals

Date (Australian) Time (Australian) Match
Thursday 7 July 2016 5:00am Winner QF1 v Winner QF2
Friday 8 July 5:00am Winner QF3 v Winner QF4


Date (Australian) Time (Australian) Match
Monday 11 July 2016 5:00am Winner SF1 v Winner SF2

Stephanie Yip

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