The Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream is a clash between two teams in the bottom half of the Premier League table. Both sides will be scrapping for points to ascend the ladder, but are coming off very different results from their last fixtures.
Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream takes place today (Wednesday, December 15).
► Time 7.30 p.m. GMT / 2.30 p.m. ET / 11.30 a.m. PT
• U.K. — Watch on BT Sport
• U.S. — Watch on Peacock (requires Premium or Premium Plus subscription)
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free
Southampton have been struggling of late. They haven't notched a win since November 5 and last week turned in a dismal performance against Arsenal. The Saints have talented players, but boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has been contending with a lineup riddled with injuries. Goalkeepers Alex McCarthy and Fraser Foster are both likely to be sidelined again here, so short-termer Willy Caballero will once again guard the net.
Che Adams will also miss the match at Selhurst Park, as will Adam Armstrong, although Armando Broja has recovered from a knock and will start.
Meanwhile, Palace are riding high after thumping Everton 3-1 and ending a three-loss streak. Conor Gallagher has been a star in the midfield and scored two of the goals in the last fixture. Patrick Vieira has a mostly healthy team on his hands, though he will be happier when Joachim Andersen and James McArthur are cleared to return.
The question is whether the Eagles can capitalize on their recent win and extend it in this midweek match and over the weekend. While they will face a depleted Southampton squad, Palace will need to shore up their defense if they want to walk away with three points.
Here's how they line up:
Crystal Palace: Butland, Ward, Guehi, Tomkins, Mitchell, Kouyate, Hughes, Gallagher, Zaha, Ayew, Edouard.
Southampton: Caballero, Walker-Peters, Lyanco, Salisu, Livramento, Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Smallbone, Redmond, Tella, Broja.
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How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream wherever you are
The Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream 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 lounge.
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Using a VPN is incredibly simple.
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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 NBC, Peacock or another service and watch the game.
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How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in the US
Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream on Peacock, NBC's streaming service. To tune in, you'll need to be signed up for either a Premium subscription ($4.99/month) or Premium Plus ($9.99/month, which also gets rid of ads.
The game starts at 2:30 p.m. ET / 11:30 a.m. PT.
If you're outside of the U.S. but still have the right Peacock subscription, you can watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.
In addition to showing selected Premier League 21/22 live streams, Peacock also has huge library of licensed content drawn from various brands. That includes shows like The Office, 30 Rock, The Voice, Battlestar Galactica, Law & Order: SVU and This Is Us.
How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in Canada
Canadians can watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream on DAZN.
Sadly, DAZN no longer offers new customers a 30-day free-trial period, so you'll have to pay the $20 CAD per month fee, although you can save a little by buying annually ($150 CAD). DAZN, if you're unfamiliar, has apps on every single streaming platform there is.
Canadians stuck abroad that still want their low-price alternative can use a VPN such as ExpressVPN to trick their streaming device to thinking it's back in the great white north.
How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in the UK
BT Sport has the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in the U.K., one of 52 games it will be showing this season.
Prices differ hugely depending on whether you already have BT TV and a BT broadband subscription. If you have both, you can add the Sports package for £15/month plus a £20 upfront fee, or go for the £40/month Big Sports package which also includes all of the Sky Sports channels, giving you a total of 160 live streams.
Another option for non-BT subscribers is the BT Sport Monthly Pass (£25), which lets you watch via an app for a fixed time and doesn't require a lengthy subscription.
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How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in Australia
Aussies can watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream on Optus Sport, which has the rights to all 380 Premier League games this season. Optus can be accessed via a dedicated mobile or tablet app, and also on Chromecast and Apple TV — plus it costs a very reasonable $14.99 AUD per month. An Annual Pass is also available for $139 AUD/year, but a current offer knocks that back to a bargain $99 AUD.
Not in Australia right now? You can simply use a VPN to watch all the action on your Optus account, as if you were back home.
How to watch the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream in New Zealand
Kiwis can access the Crystal Palace vs Southampton live stream via Spark Sport, which costs $24.99 NZD per month. Bear in mind, though, that there's currently a seven-day free trial so you can check it out for the start of the season and see how you like it.
Spark is available via web browsers plus loads of streaming devices including Chromecast and Apple TV, so there's no shortage of ways to watch it.
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.