Arsenal v Bodo/Glimt live stream, match preview, team news and kick-off time for the Europa League clash

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Arsenal v Bodo/Glimt live stream and match preview, Thursday October 6, 8.00pm

Arsenal v Bodo/Glimt live stream and match preview

Looking for an Arsenal v Bodo/Glimt live stream? We've got you covered. 

Premier League pace-setters Arsenal can go top of their Europa League group on Thursday when they face Bodo/Glimt at the Emirates.

Mikel Arteta’s side are flying high and earned a morale-boosting 3-1 win in the north London derby against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

Goals from Thomas Partey, Gabriel Jesus and Granit Xhaka gave the Gunners another memorable victory as they maintained their one-point lead at the top of the table ahead of Manchester City.

Arsenal have won eight games and lost one so far in 2022/23, but their European campaign faced some disruption.

The Londoners began with a 2-1 win in Zurich, but their subsequent clash against PSV was postponed following the death of the Queen.

They head into this game on the back of a three-match winning run, but the visitors have demonstrated their giant-killing qualities in recent years.

Bodo/Glimt, who hail from a small Norwegian town inside the Arctic Circle, have beaten the likes of Roma, Celtic and Dinamo Zagreb in recent years.

They opened their campaign with a 1-1 draw at PSV, and followed that up with a 2-1 win over Zurich to go top of Group A.

They warmed up for the trip to London with a 4-1 win at Lillestrom, but are currently 15 points off top in the Norwegian top flight after 24 rounds.

Emile Smith Rowe and Mohamed Elneny are out for Arsenal, but Oleksandr Zinchenko and Martin Odegaard returned against Spurs after lay-offs.

Thomas Partey and Kieran Tierney have also recovered from recent fitness issues.

Form

Arsenal: WWWLW

Bodo/Glimt: WDWLD

Stadium

Arsenal v Bodo/Glimt. will be played at the Emirates Stadium. 

Other games

FC Zurich v PSV kicks off at 5.45pm in the other Group A game. 

Kick-off and channel

Kick-off is at 8.00pm BST on Thursday October 6 and it is being shown on BT Sport 2 (opens in new tab) in the UK. See below for international broadcast options.

VPN guide

Use a VPN to watch Europa League football from outside your country

If you’re out of the country for a round of Champions League fixtures, then annoyingly your domestic on-demand services won’t work – the broadcaster knows where you are because of your IP address (boo!). You'll be blocked from watching it, which is not ideal if you’ve paid up for a subscription and still want to catch the action without resorting to illegal feeds you’ve found on Reddit.

But assistance is on hand. To get around that, all you have to do is get a Virtual Private Network (VPN), assuming it complies with your broadcaster’s T&Cs. A VPN creates a private connection between your device and t'internet, meaning the service can’t work out where you are and won't automatically block the service you've paid for. All the info going between is entirely encrypted – and that's a result.

There are plenty of good-value options out there, including:

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UK TV rights

How to watch Premier League live streams in the UK

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Sky Sports (opens in new tab) and BT Sport (opens in new tab) are the two main players once again, but Amazon (opens in new tab) also have a slice of the pie in 2022/23. 

US TV rights

How to watch Premier League live streams for US subscribers

USA VPN Premier League live streams

NBC Sports Group are the Premier League rights holders, with the Peacock Premium (opens in new tab) streaming platform showing even more than the 175 games it aired last season, with other matches split between NBCSN channel, CNBC and the over-the-air NBC broadcast channel. If you pick up a fuboTV subscription for the games not on Peacock Premium, you'll be able to watch every game.

Head back to our VPN advice so you can take advantage when you're out of the country. 

Canada TV rights

How to watch Premier League live streams for Canadian subscribers

Canada VPN Premier League live streams

Based in Canada? The way to watch Premier League football in 2022/23 is fuboTV, which has exclusive rights to all the action.

Want in while you're out of Canada? Scroll back up and check out the VPN offers above. 

Australia TV rights

How to watch Premier League live streams for Australian subscribers

Australia VPN Premier League live streams

Optus Sport will screen every game of the Premier League season. Non-subscribers can access the action via a Fetch TV box and other friendly streaming devices.

To take advantage while you're not Down Under, follow the VPN advice towards the top of this page. 

New Zealand TV rights

How to watch a Premier League League live stream for New Zealand subscribers

New Zealand VPN Premier League live streams

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Sky Sport are serving up all 380 games – plus various highlights and magazine shows throughout the week, as well as the Champions League.

It's also available via web browsers, Apple/Android devices, Google Chromecast and some Samsung TVs, and Apple TV and Smart TV compatibility new for this season.

Check out our VPN deals to watch when you’re not in New Zealand.

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