Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream: How to watch FA Cup fourth round online and for free

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The Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream features two teams who played each last week in the Championship. With Coventry grabbing a 2-1 win, can Sheffield Wednesday take their revenge in this FA cup tie? You can watch it FREE from anywhere with a VPN

Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream, date, time, channels

The Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream takes place on Friday, January 26.
Time: 7:45 p.m. GMT / 2:45 p.m. ET / 11:45 a.m. PT / 6:45 a.m. AEDT (Jan. 27)
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The Owls will be looking to leverage their home advantage to secure a victory this Friday. No doubt manager, Danny Röhl will have prepared a strategic approach to exploit Coventry City's weaknesses in defense, giving Josh Windass the freedom to roam. 

On the other side, Coventry City, known for their resilience and attacking prowess, will enter the game looking to make it to the fifth round of the FA Cup after failing to proceed in their last five attempts. The Sky Blues, who are currently sixth in the Championship,  could make it five straight wins in a row in all competitions. 

Coventry boss Mark Robin will need to striker Matt Godden to be on form and ready to add to his already impressive nine-goal season. Can they make through to the final 16?

Sheffield Wednesday XI: Charles, Valentin, Bernard, Famewo, Johnson, M. Diaby, Bannan, Gassama, Musaba, Ugbo, Cadamarteri.

Coventry XI: Wilson, Latibeaudiere, Kithing, Binks, Dasilva, Eccles, Sheaf, Torp, Simms, Godden, Palmer.

This FA Cup fourth round tie is a must watch so read along as we explain all the ways to get a Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream where you are.

Watch Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry from abroad

Watch Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live streams from anywhere

Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry 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?

The answer is to use a VPN, or virtual private network. A VPN will let you tune into your home coverage from wherever you are — meaning that if you're abroad, you can use one of the best VPN services to watch the games live as if you were in your own home.

Our favorite right now is ExpressVPN, thanks to its combination of superb speed, great customer service and excellent device support. It also offers a no-questions-asked 30-day money-back guarantee, so you can check it out without having to sign up long-term.


Speed, security and simplicity combine to make ExpressVPN our favorite VPN service. In our testing, we were impressed by its fast connection times and by its ability to access more than 3,000 services in 160 locations across 94 countries. A 30-day money-back guarantee is another bonus.

Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

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

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

3. Sit back and enjoy the action. Head to ESPN Plus or another service and watch the game.

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How to watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream in the U.S.

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Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream on ESPN Plus through the ESPN App on a range of devices. While an ESPN Plus subscription does not give you access to regular ESPN content, it will grant you access to thousands of live events, original shows and series that can't be found anywhere else (not even on the standard ESPN service). ESPN+ is available for $9.99 a month or $99 a year.

Even better ESPN Plus is available in a bundle with both Hulu and Disney Plus for $19.99 a month. That gets you all of the ESPN Plus events, top Hulu shows like The Dropout and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and the Disney Plus library of classic Disney and Star Wars content.

If you already use ESPN Plus but aren't in the U.S. right now, you can watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.

Can you watch Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry in the U.K.?

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Unfortunately, Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry is not one of the FA Cup games that's being broadcast live by either BBC or ITV in the United Kingdom over the fourth round weekend.

However, if you're in the U.K. right now but usually live somewhere where the game is being shown, you can still watch via the services you access in your home country. All you'll need is one of the best VPNs, like ExpressVPN

Happy with highlights? the BBC's Match of the Day will air five minutes of Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry highlights after the final whistle has blown.

How to watch Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry in Canada

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Canadians can watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream on Sportsnet which has exclusive rights to the FA Cup in Canada.

To watch the FA Cup on Sportsnet and its streaming service SN Now, you will need a Sportsnet premium subscription. This requires a monthly subscription of $34.99 but comes with access to a whole host of other sports from across the world. There is also an annual subscription that works out at around $20.99 a month.

If you live in Canada and already subscribe to Sportsnet, but aren't at home right now, you can still watch a Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream by using a quality VPN like ExpressVPN.

How to watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream in Australia

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Aussie soccer fans can watch the entire FA Cup live on Paramount Plus including Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry. The streaming service is AU$8.99 and also has a plethora of other content such as MTV and Nickelodeon. 

Not in Australia right now? You can simply use a VPN to watch all the action on Paramount Plus as if you were back home. ExpressVPN is our top pick of the options out there.

How to watch the Sheffield Wednesday vs Coventry live stream in New Zealand

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Kiwis can access FA Cup live streams via Sky Sport Now. This costs $24.99/week, $44.99/month or $449.99/year. 

Not at home in New Zealand right now? You can still follow every game by using one of the best VPN services, such as ExpressVPN.

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Will Hall

Will is a freelance sports writer with a passion for everything soccer. He is a regular contributor around these parts, and recently worked on a series of interviews featuring top-flight players such as Jesse Lingard and Ilkay Gundogan. Currently studying Football Coaching and Talent Development – and also scouting up to Academy level – he is a fourth generation Man City fan. When he's not banging out classic indie tunes on his guitar, you can find him cheering on City at the Etihad Stadium.