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West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream — how to watch Premier League 21/22 game online

West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream — Michail Antonio of West Ham United and Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace
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Today's West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream will see the current league leaders take on their London rivals. The Hammers will be hoping to continue their unbeaten start to the season, while Crystal Palace are still searching for their first goal of the season.

West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream, date, time, channels

The West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream will broadcast today (Saturday, August 28).
Time 3 p.m. BST / 10 a.m. ET / 7 a.m. PT
• U.S. — Watch on Peacock (requires Premium or Premium Plus subscription)
• Watch anywhere — try ExpressVPN 100% risk free

West Ham are proving that last season's top six finish was no fluke. Having thrashed Newcastle United and Leicester City in their first two fixture of the season, the Hammers will be feeling extremely confident of a victory at home to Palace. 

Striker Michail Antonio has already notched three goals this season, and is now West Ham's overall top goalscorer in the EPL after a brace against Leicester on Monday night. He'll be hungry to add to that tally. Said Benrahma has also scored in both of the Hammers' games this season, so will be another dangerous option that Palace will need to deal with. 

The Eagles are currently in something of a transition phase. The jury is still out on new manager Patrick Vieira and the host of summer signings are still bedding into the club. The opening day defeat to Chelsea was expected, but a 0-0 draw with newly promoted Brentford and a Carabao Cup exit at the hands of Watford will have fans feeling a little nervous. 

It may still be too early for things to have quite clicked yet, but at the very least Crystal Palace need to score their first goal of the season against West Ham, after drawing a blank in all competitions so far. A home victory seems rather unlikely, as West Ham's attack looks unstoppable and will surely overwhelm Palace. 

Here's how they line up:

West Ham: Fabianski, Coufal, Dawson, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Soucek, Rice, Bowen, Fornals, Benrahma, Antonio

Crystal Palace: Guaita, Ward, Andersen, Guéhi, Mitchell, Gallagher, Kouyaté, McArthur, J Ayew, Benteke, Zaha

To find how it all plays out, you can tune into a West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream using our guide below. And for the rest of the season, be sure to keep checking our full how to watch Premier League 21/22 hub.

How to watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream wherever you are

The West Ham United 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.

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.View Deal

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.

How to watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream in the US

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Soccer fans in the U.S. can watch the West Ham United 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 ($4.99/month) or Premium Plus ($9.99/month, which also gets rid of ads.

If you're outside of the U.S. but still have the right Peacock subscription, you can watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace 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 30 Rock, The Voice, Battlestar Galactica, Law & Order: SVU and This Is Us.View Deal

How to watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream in Canada

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Canadians can watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace 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 West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream in the UK

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Unfortunately, there's no West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream; only 200 games of the Premier League 21/22 season's 380 games are showing on Sky Sports, BT Sport and Amazon Prime, and this match is not one of them.

If, however, you're an American or Canadian (or from any other country with a legitimate live stream service for West Ham United vs Crystal Palace) and are only in the U.K. temporarily, you can still watch services from your home country. All you'll need is one of the best VPN services, like ExpressVPN

How to watch the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream in Australia

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Aussies can watch the West Ham United 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 — 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 West Ham United vs Crystal Palace live stream in New Zealand

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Kiwis can access the West Ham United vs Crystal Palace 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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Rory is a staff writer at Tom’s Guide based in the UK. He covers a wide range of topics including tech news, deals, gaming, streaming and more. When he’s not writing hot takes on the latest gaming hardware and streaming shows, he can be found watching a borderline unhealthy amount of movies and being thoroughly disappointed by his terrible football team.