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The Man City vs Man Utd live stream will affect both who wins the title and  who qualifies for the Champions League. It is a hugely significant clash in the WSL. Luckily, it's easy to watch the game from anywhere using a VPN – potentially for FREE!

Man City vs Man Utd live stream, Date, Time, Channels

Man City vs Man Utd live streams are available today (Mar. 23).
Time: 8:30 a.m. ET / 5:30 a.m. PT / 12:30 p.m. GMT / 11:30 p.m. AEDT
• FREE — BBC iPlayer (U.K.) / TVNZ+ (N.Z.)
• U.S.Paramount Plus
• Watch anywhere — try NordVPN 100% risk free

The Citizens go into the game in second place in the table. They also won 1-3 when these two met in the league in November. However, they have been knocked out of both cup competitions by Chelsea and Spurs recently, so they are not infallible. 

Despite making it to the FA Cup semi-final, their neighbours have had a more inconsistent season. Pressure is growing on manager Mark Skinner and they really need to take all three points to keep up their push for a Champions League place.

Red Devils goalkeeper Mary Earps is sure to be under pressure, not least because Man City have a goal machine in Bunny Shaw. She has netted 16 times already this season. Earps’s Lioness teammate Lauren Hemp is also a threat. Ella Toone and Nikita Parros pose some danger to the hosts.

Here's how they line up:

Man Utd: Earps; Riviere, Le Tissier, Turner, Blundell; Zelem, Naalsund; Garcia, Toone, Geyse; Parris

Man City: Keating; Casparij, Aleixandri, Greenwood, Ouahabi; Park Hasegawa, Coombs; Fowler, Shaw, Hemp

This derby is being played at the Etihad we can expect a high-intensity game. Which half of Manchester will be celebrating come the full-time whistle? Read on to find out how to watch WSL Man City vs Man Utd live streams from anywhere.

Watch Man City vs Man Utd live streams for free

Soccer fans in England can watch the Man City vs Man Utd live stream for FREE on BBC iPlayer. Fans in New Zealand are also lucky because the game will be streamed for FREE on TVNZ Plus.

But what if you live in England or New Zealand but aren't at home to watch the Man City vs Man Utd live stream? Maybe you're on holiday and don't want to spend money on pay TV in another country, when you'd usually be able to watch for free at home?

Don't worry — you can watch it via a VPN instead. We'll show you how to do that below.

Watch Man City vs Man Utd from abroad

Watch WSL Man City vs Man Utd live streams wherever you are

WSL Man City vs Man Utd live streams will be shown on many different channels across the world, but what if you're not in your home country and want to watch it on your usual service?

You can still watch Man City vs Man Utd live thanks to the wonders of a VPN (Virtual Private Network). The software allows your devices to appear to be back in your home country regardless of where in the world you are, making it ideal for soccer fans away on vacation or on business. Our favorite is NordVPN.

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Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

1. Install the VPN of your choice. As we've said, NordVPN is our favorite.

2. Choose the location you wish to connect to in the VPN app. For instance, if you're in the U.S. and want to view a U.K. service, you'd select U.K. from the list.

3. Sit back and enjoy the action. Head to BBC iPlayer, TVNZ+ or another service to watch the game.

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How to watch a Man City vs Man Utd WSL live stream in the U.S.

Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch WSL Man City vs Man Utd live streams on Paramount Plus. That costs $5.99/month for the basic package or $11.99 without ads with the Paramount Plus and Showtime plan. Luckily, there's currently a 7-day FREE trial, so it's well worth checking out if you haven't used it before.

If you already use the services but aren't in the U.S. right now, you can watch an Man City vs Man Utd live stream by using a VPN such as NordVPN.

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How to watch Man City vs Man Utd live streams in the U.K.

If you live in the U.K. then you can enjoy every single minute of Man City vs Man Utd in the WSL without spending a penny.

The full game will be broadcast live on BBC Two, with a Man City vs Man Utd live stream available on BBC iPlayer. That means you can watch every single dramatic moment without needing a streaming service subscription or having to pay a box office fee. (You will need a valid UK TV Licence to watch the game, however.)

You can also stream many WSL matches for free via the FA Player. However, Man City vs Man Utd is not one of those matches.

All sounds great, right? But if you're not in the U.K., you can still follow a Man City vs Man Utd live stream by using one of the best VPN services, such as NordVPN.

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Watch WSL Man City vs Man Utd live stream in Canada

Canadians can watch Man City vs Man Utd on Sportsnet and the broadcaster's SN Now streaming service.

A Sportsnet subscription starts at CA$19.99 per month and provides access to a whole host of other sports from across the world. There's also an annual subscription that works out at CA$14.99 per month.

If you live in Canada and already subscribe to Sportsnet but aren't at home right now, you can still watch a Man City vs Man Utd live stream by using a quality VPN like NordVPN.

Watch Man City vs Man Utd in Australia

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Watch Man City vs Man Utd WSL live stream in Australia

Aussies can watch the Man City vs Man Utd live stream on Optus Sport, which also has the rights to all 380 men's Premier League games this season. Optus can be accessed via a dedicated mobile or tablet app, and also on Chromecast and Apple TV and costs $24.99 AUD per month. An Annual Pass is also available for $199 AUD/year.

Not in Australia right now? You can simply use a VPN, such as NordVPN,  to watch all the action on your Optus account, as if you were back home.

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Watch a Man City vs Man Utd live stream in New Zealand

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<a href="https://www.tvnz.co.nz/livetv" data-link-merchant="tvnz.co.nz"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">TVNZ is showing WSL Man City vs Man Utd for FREE in New Zealand, with kick off set for at 1.30am NZDT on Monday, March 24.

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Charlotte Henry is a journalist who has covered all things tech and media for a number of years for various publications. She reported in-depth as tech companies became media companies and vice versa. In her newsletter, The Addition, she focuses on the ever-changing streaming ecosystem as the likes of Netflix, Apple TV+ and Disney+ fight for supremacy. Charlotte is also a close follower of sport (she’s a Spurs fan…) watching everything from Premier League football to Major League Baseball. Charlotte’s first book “Not Buying It: The Facts Behind Fake News” was published in 2019. Away from work, she can often be found at heavy metal concerts and festivals.