Manchester United vs Bournemouth live stream, match preview, team news and kick-off time for this Premier League match

Manchester United vs Bournemouth live stream
Marcus Rashford celebrates a goal for Manchester United in the Premier League (Image credit: Getty)

Manchester United vs Bournemouth live stream and match preview, Tuesday 3 January, 8pm GMT

Manchester United vs Bournemouth live stream and match preview

Looking for a Manchester United vs Bournemouth live stream? We've got you covered. Manchester United vs Bournemouth is not being shown in the UK. Brit abroad? Use a VPN to watch the Premier League with your subscription from anywhere.

Erik ten Hag's side climbed into the top four over New Year's weekend, as they ran out 1-0 winners against Wolves.

Marcus Rashford was the match-winner for United despite beginning the game on the bench as punishment for arriving late to a team meeting.

Bournemouth went down 2-0 to Crystal Palace at the weekend, leaving them just two points above the bottom three.

Kick-off is at 8pm GMT. Make sure you know how to watch the Premier League wherever you are.

Team news

Diogo Dalot, Lisandro Martinez and Scott McTominay could all be contention, but Jadon Sancho and Axel Tuanzebe are still out for United.

Bournemouth will be without David Brooks, Ryan Fredericks, Junior Stanislas, Neto and Marcus Tavernier, while Philip Billing is a doubt.

Form

United's victory at Molineux was their third on the bounce in the Premier League, while the Red Devils have also won four of their last five matches.

Bournemouth lost back-to-back games over the festive period and have taken just three points from the last 21 available.

Referee

Michael Salisbury will be the referee for Manchester United vs Bournemouth.

Stadium

Manchester United vs Bournemouth will be played at the 74,310-capacity Old Trafford in Manchester.

Kick-off and channel

Manchester United vs Bournemouth kick-off is at 8pm GMT on Tuesday 3 January in the UK. The game is being shown on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football.

In the US, kick-off time is 3pm ET / 12pm PT. The match will be shown on NBC in the US. See below for international broadcast options.

VPN guide

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

If you’re out of the country for a Premier League fixture, then you won't be able to watch on your domestic streaming service as usual. The broadcaster knows where you are because of your IP address (boo!) and blocks you from watching it. You can use a VPN to get around that, though, without resorting to illegal feeds you’ve found on Reddit.

A Virtual Private Network (VPN), assuming it complies with your broadcaster’s T&Cs, creates a private connection between your device and t'internet, meaning the service can’t work out where you are and will let you watch. And all the info going between is entirely encrypted, anonymous and safe – and that's a result.

There are plenty of good-value options out there. For the Premier League, FourFourTwo currently recommends:

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International Premier League TV rights

• UK: Sky Sports and BT Sport are the two main players once again, but Amazon also have a slice of the pie in 2022/23. 
• USA: NBC Sports Group are the Premier League rights holders, with the Peacock Premium streaming platform showing even more than the 175 games it aired last season. If you pick up a fuboTV subscription for the games not on Peacock Premium, you'll be able to watch every game.
• Canada: The way to watch Premier League football in 2022/23 is fuboTV, which has exclusive rights to all the action.
• Australia: 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.
• New Zealand: Sky Sport are serving up all 380 games – plus various highlights and magazine shows throughout the week, as well as the Champions League.

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