The Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream sees Thomas Frank and Roy Hodgson do battle in west London. Brentford are looking to make it seven points from nine this season — and you can watch Brentford vs Crystal Palace live from anywhere with a VPN.
Brentford remain without centre-back Ben Mee, so Thomas Frank names an unchanged side.
Crystal Palace also stick with the XI that lost to Arsenal last time out, with Odsonne Edouard again leading the line.
Brentford will be looking to continue their excellent start to the Premier League season when Crystal Palace come to town on Saturday.
After a creditable 2-2 draw with Tottenham on the opening weekend, Brentford eased to a 3-0 victory over Fulham last time out. That win was especially sweet for the club's supporters given the rivalry between the two west London teams, and Thomas Frank will have been delighted with the manner of the performance. Brentford dominated proceedings at Craven Cottage and were well worth their victory.
It has been a solid start to the campaign for the Bees. The suspension of Ivan Toney until January was cause for concern ahead of the big kick-off, but Brentford have coped admirably without their talisman up to now. Yoane Wissa and Bryan Mbeumo have stepped up to the plate, while at the other end of the field Brentford looked solid against Fulham. It is still early days but nothing we have seen so far suggests Frank's team are in danger of being dragged into a relegation scrap.
Crystal Palace will also be striving to avoid the demotion dogfight. They kicked things off with a comfortable 1-0 victory over Sheffield Utd, before going down to Arsenal by the same scoreline. Palace gave it a good go against the Gunners, who were forced onto the back foot when Takehiro Tomiyasu was sent off in the second half, but they could not find a way through.
The key question regarding Palace is whether they can score enough goals. Brentford are a tough nut to crack, especially when playing in front of their own fans, and none of Palace's forwards are prolific. Ebere Eze scored in a 1-1 draw at the Gtech Community Stadium last season and he is likely to be his team's main threat again this time around.
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How to watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream wherever you are
The Brentford vs Crystal Palace 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.
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 Peacock or another service and watch the game.
How to watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream in the U.S.
Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream on Peacock, NBC's streaming service. To tune in, you'll need to be signed up for either a Premium subscription ($5.99/month) or Premium Plus ($11.99/month, which also gets rid of some ads.).
If you're outside of the U.S. but have one of these subscriptions, you can watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.
How to watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream in the U.K.
Unfortunately, there will be no Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream in the U.K. That's because the match has not been picked to be shown on TV.
U.S. fans visiting the U.K. can use one of the best VPN services to access their usual streaming service from abroad. We recommend ExpressVPN.
As it stands, live Premier League rights are split three ways in the U.K. between Sky Sports, TNT Sports and Amazon Prime Video.
For the 23/24 season, Sky Sports is set to show 128 matches live, while TNT Sports will show 52 matches live, including every Saturday lunchtime kick-off. Amazon Prime Video will broadcast 20 matches including the Boxing Day schedule.
How to watch the live stream in Canada
Canadians can watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream on Fubo, the home of Premier League soccer in Canada.
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The Premium plan, priced at $39.99 per month, includes Premier League matches in 4K, as well as 20 entertainment channels.
Canadians stuck abroad that still want their low-price alternative can use a VPN such as ExpressVPN to trick their streaming device into thinking it's back in the great white north.
How to watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream in Australia
Aussies can watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace 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 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 to watch all the action on your Optus account, as if you were back home.
How to watch the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream in New Zealand
Kiwis can access the Brentford vs Crystal Palace live stream via Sky Sport. This costs $63.98 NZD per month, or you could go for the Sky Sport Now service, which gives you just the Sport channels but for a reduced cost of $19.99/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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Greg Lea is a freelance soccer journalist from London, England. He primarily covers the English Premier League for Tom's Guide, but also has experience covering other European competitions such as the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League. He is the former editor of soccer blog The Set Pieces and has had his work published in the Guardian, FourFourTwo, Goal.com, ESPN and many more. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (if you're not clued up on English soccer players, Zaha went on to become one of Palace's greatest wingers).