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Burnley v Sheffield United live stream: how to watch the Premier League wherever you are in the world

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Burnley v Sheffield United live stream, Amazon Prime, Tuesday 29 December, 6.00pm GMT

Burnley will be looking to pull further clear of the Premier League relegation zone when they host last-placed Sheffield United on Tuesday.

Sean Dyche’s side were beaten 1-0 by Leeds last time out, but they have been much improved in recent weeks. That defeat at Elland Road came after a four-game unbeaten run which saw Burnley overcome Arsenal and Wolves, and hold Everton and Aston Villa to draws. The Clarets may well be in for a sustained battle against the drop this term, but Dyche will at least be pleased that his team have rediscovered their grit and fight during the month of December. They will now be looking to end the year on a high by inflicting yet more misery on Sheffield United.

The Blades are still looking for their first win of the campaign, having failed to achieve it in 15 games to date. United suffered their 13th defeat of 2020/21 against Everton on Boxing Day, and are surely doomed to demotion despite the fact that there are still 69 points up for grabs. With just two to their name so far, it would take an extraordinary effort for Chris Wilder’s side to get themselves out of trouble. Another loss at Turf Moor would surely give United too much to do in their fight for survival.

Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Robbie Brady are both nursing thigh injuries and will not be fit to start against Sheffield United. Dwight McNeil has a tight groin but could be passed fit in time to feature, but Jack Cork and Matej Vydra are unlikely to be involved. Most managers rotate their sides at this time of year, but Dyche may well stick with the starting XI which began the loss to Leeds.

Wilder tried something different against Everton, opting for a 3-4-2-1 formation with Rhian Brewster and David McGoldrick operating behind Oliver Burke. Burke could miss out here with a back problem, while Jack O’Connell, John Lundstram, Kean Bryan and Sander Berge are definitely out.

Kick-off is at 6pm GMT and the game is being shown on Amazon Prime in the UK. See below for watching details where you are.

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Use a VPN to watch a Burnley v Sheffield United live stream from outside your country

If you’re on holiday or just simply out of the country, your domestic on-demand services won’t work – the broadcaster knows exactly where you are from your IP address. Your access to the game will be automatically blocked, which is annoying if you’ve paid a subscription fee and don't want to use an illegal, buffering stream that makes you miss another Bukayo Saka assist. And that's where we recommend ExpressVPN (more on which below). 

All you need to do is get a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to get beyond such aggravations (assuming it complies with your broadcaster’s T&Cs). A VPN creates a private connection between your device and the internet, meaning suppliers can’t work out where you are and what you’re doing. The info going to and from is entirely encrypted.

There are plenty of options out there, including: 

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How to watch a Premier League live stream in the UK

Sky Sports and BT Sport are the two main players once again, but Amazon also have a slice of the pie in 2019/20. 

If you don’t want to commit to a monthly contract, then NOW TV are currently offering up their Sky Sports Monthly Pass for just £9.99 (usual price £16.99) – it'll get you access to all of their Premier League and Football League offerings, including this game. Hurry, though: this offer ends at 23:59 BST on September 30. 

Find out more specific details on each of these offerings (and more below) with our handy guide

How to watch a Premier League live stream for US subscribers

NBC Sports and Telemundo are the Premier League rights holders (in English and Spanish respectively). The Premier League Pass will give you 380 matches live to stream on-demand, plus shows highlights, analysis and on-demand replays for $64.99. For a cheaper alternative, the Matchday Pass showcases 140 live games for $39.99.

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

How to watch a Premier League live stream for Canadian subscribers

DAZN subscribers can watch every single Premier League game in 2019/20 – and it gets better. After a one-month free trial, you'll only have to pay a rolling $20-a-month fee, or make it an annual subscription of $150. 

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

How to watch a Premier League live stream for Australian subscribers

Optus Sport are offering every game of the Premier League season for just $14.99/month for non-subscribers, which you can get via your Fetch TV box and all of the other friendly streaming devices.

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

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

Spark Sport are serving up all 380 games – plus various highlights and magazine shows throughout the week – for $19.99 a month, after a one-month trial. 

It's also available via web browsers, Apple/Android devices, Google Chromecast and some Samsung TVs; Apple TV and Smart TV compatibility should be coming later in the year. 

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

How to watch a Premier League live stream for Malaysian subscribers

Astro has secured Premier League rights for three seasons from 2019/20, and have every game available for viewing. 

How to watch a Premier League live stream for Singaporean subscribers

You can watch all matches live with Singtel's Sports Plus, with current non-contract deal from $49.90.

For tips on how to view when you're out of the country, scroll back up for our VPN offers. 

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