hi all i am new here and new to the streming world, i have a project for the next 6 month that i need to complet and i have some problems.

1. i want to watch streming soccer games from the uk, i know abut sopcast and tvant but i am wondering if this is the best way to watch the games, i dont care to pay money to a web site that will deliver a good quilety of picture, as of now i cant see the games only in frames. i have only 2.5 mb of conection do i have to upgrate? if yes what do i need? will 8mb do the work?

2. i need to record the games to my hard drive how can i do it? is there any programe i need to buy in order to record the games ?

any help here will be gratefoll i am lost!!

thanks in advance
chen