The Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream will see a new era begin on Tyneside after the club was taken over by a consortium backed by the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund last week. The team may be in poor form, but expect the atmosphere at St James' Park to be rocking; can Spurs spoil the party?
The Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream takes place today (Sunday, October 17).
► Time: 4.30 p.m. BST / 11.30 a.m. ET / 8.30 a.m. PT
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• U.K. — Watch on Sky Sports
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The Toon Army has long wished to see the back of deeply unpopular owner Mike Ashley, and last week Geordie Christmas came early as the club was officially taken over by a Saudi Arabian-backed consortium. The takeover has sparked plenty of controversy, but the majority of Newcastle United fans are now very excited about the future.
Of course, whatever changes new ownership may bring can wait, as right now the team are embroiled in a relegation battle and that must take priority. Unpopular manager Steve Bruce could be relieved of his duties before the weekend, with assistant coach Graham Jones likely to take over while the new owners scout out a permanent replacement.
Newcastle current sit 19th, after failing to win any of their opening seven games. Last time out they were beaten away at Wolves, putting in another abysmal performance from a side that is no stranger to them in recent weeks.
The out-of-form team will be boosted by the return of striker Callum Wilson for this game. Midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is also fit again, though he's only on the bench. Jamaal Lascelles, however, is back in the starting line up.
Tottenham Hotspur started the season well, but have stumbled recently — though a victory over Aston Villa during the last game week did begin to heal the scars left by the side's capitulation against arch-rivals Arsenal last month.
New manager Nuno Santo has already come under fire from the Spurs fans, so he'll be desperate to put together a string of positive results to keep them on side. A match against a poor Newcastle side is exactly the sort of fixture he'd have been hoping for next.
The whole city of Newcastle has been buzzing since the takeover announcement, but Spurs know they have the quality to spoil the electric atmosphere on Sunday. Newcastle will need to be at their best if they want to keep the party mood running into next week.
Here's how they line up:
Newcastle United: Darlow, Manquillo, Lascelles, Clark, Ritchie, Hayden, Saint-Maximin, Willock, Longstaff, Joelinton, Wilson.
Tottenham Hotspur: Lloris, Emerson, Romero, Dier, Reguilon, Hojbjerg, Skipp, Lucas Moura, Ndombele, Son, Kane.
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How to watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream wherever you are
The Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur 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.
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 could check it out without having to sign up long term.
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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 NBC, Peacock or another service and watch the game.
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How to watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in the US
Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream on the NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) and on the NBCSports.com website. The game kicks off at 11.30 a.m. ET / 8.30 a.m. PT.
To access the action, you'll need to subscribe to one of two special passes. The Matchday Pass costs $39.99 and will show 140 live matches, while the more comprehensive Premier League Pass is $64.99. This will include all 380 matches on-demand, and totally ad-free. Plus, you get highlights and analysis packages, including some from Sky Sports in the U.K.
If you've cut the cord and don't have cable, you have plenty of options, too. Our pick of these would be Sling TV: the Sling Blue package costs just $35 per month and comes with more than 30 channels including NBCSN. Plus, right now Sling is offering a 30-day trial for the bargain price of $10.
Fubo.TV is another option for live TV. Their Starter Plan costs $65 per month but gives you more than 117 channels, including NBCSN, plus lots more for sports fans to enjoy.
If you already use those services but aren't in the U.S. right now, you can watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.
Sling TV offers two packages, both of which cost $35 a month. The Sling Blue plan comes with 30-plus channels, including NBC and NBCSN. Sling is currently offering $25 dollars off the first month.
If you love sports, you might want to check out Fubo.TV. It's got a 7-day free trial so you don't need to pay up front and has dozens of sports channels, including NBC and NBCSN.
How to watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in Canada
Canadians can watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream on DAZN.
What's more, DAZN offers new customers a 30-day free-trial period, with the service then costing $20 CAD per month thereafter, or $150 CAD for the year. 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 Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in the UK
Sky Sports has the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in the U.K., so if you already have a Sky subscription that doesn't include Sports, you'll need to pay £25/month to add those channels. Or, if you just want the soccer action, Sky is currently offering a deal on Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Premier League that gives you both channels on top of your existing non-Sports package, for £22/month.
Whichever package you go for, you'll also gain access to coverage in 4K and HDR, so long as you also have an HDR-ready Sky Q box and HLG-compatible TV.
If you don't want to shell out for a full Sky sub, you could also consider its Now Sports streaming service. This gives you 24-hour access for £9.99 or month-long access for £33.99 but once again, Sky is currently offering a great deal here: you can sign up for six months of access for just £25/month right now. Now Sports is available on virtually every streaming device out there and is a great option if you don't already have Sky.
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How to watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in Australia
Aussies can watch the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur 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 Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur live stream in New Zealand
Kiwis can access the Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur 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.
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