Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream: How to watch Premier League game online and on TV, team news

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The Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream will see the visitors look to make it back-to-back Premier League wins, while the hosts are yet to get off the mark — and you can watch it from anywhere with a VPN.

Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream, Date, Time, Channels

The Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream takes place on Sunday (Aug. 27).
Time: 9 a.m. ET / 6 a.m. PT / 2 p.m. BST / 11 p.m. AEST (Aug. 28)
• U.S. — Watch on Peacock
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free

Burnley's game against Luton Town was postponed last weekend while the Hatters complete improvements at Kenilworth Road, so Vincent Kompany has had two whole weeks to prepare his side for the visit of Aston Villa. The Clarets had a real baptism of fire on their return to the Premier League, with a home fixture against reigning champions Man City on opening night, but despite the 3-0 scoreline the Turf Moor faithful will have seen plenty to be encouraged by. If they can put in a similar performance here today they could cause Villa some real problems.

There are two changes to Kompany's side today, with Benson and Delcroix in for Beyer and Vitinho. Aaron Ramsey, who recently signed for the Clarets from today's opponents, is named on the bench, but Anass Zaroury is absent after being sent off in stoppage time of the game against Man City.

Aston Villa bounced back from their thrashing at Newcastle with a 4-0 win over Everton last weekend. The Toffees barely put up a fight against Unai Emery's side, with Leon Bailey scoring one himself after setting up John McGinn's 18th-minute opener, Douglas Luiz converting a penalty, and Jhon Durán finishing things off 15 minutes from time. Summer signing Moussa Diaby was a constant menace but the result probably taught us more about Everton's prospects this season than it did about Villa's. Can they make it back-to-back wins when they visit Lancashire today?

Robin Olsen starts in goal for Villa today after Emi Martinez went off injured at half-time of the midweek Europa Conference League clash with Hibs, with Matty Cash also returning to the starting XI. Leon Bailey drops to the bench, where he'll be joined by new signing Nicolo Zaniolo.

All the details you need to watch Burnley vs Aston Villa from anywhere are down below. Plus, make sure you don’t miss any of the EPL action by checking out how to watch Premier League live streams.  

How to watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream wherever you are

The Burnley vs Aston Villa 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.


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 Peacock or another service and watch the game.

How to watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in the U.S.

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Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa 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 a Peacock subscription, you can watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream by using a VPN such as ExpressVPN.


In addition to showing selected Premier League 23/24 live streams, Peacock also has a huge library of licensed content drawn from various brands. That includes shows like 30 Rock, The Voice, Battlestar Galactica, Law & Order: SVU and This Is Us.

How to watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in the U.K.

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Unfortunately, there is no Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in the U.K. as the match is not being broadcast live in the country.

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 Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in Canada

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Canadians can watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream on Fubo, the home of Premier League soccer in Canada. 

The Essentials plan with DAZN gets you all Premier League matches, as well as games in Ligue 1, Serie A and the Coppa Italia plus 29 channels including BeINSports and MLB Network. It costs CAN$24.99 per month, but you can save up to 40% by purchasing an annual plan.

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 Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in Australia

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Aussies can watch the Burnley vs Aston Villa 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 Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream in New Zealand

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Kiwis can access the Burnley vs Aston Villa live stream via Sky Sport. This costs $60.98 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/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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