England vs Wales live stream global viewing guide: watch Six Nations online or on TV

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It's all to play for, but if you've not got your live coverage sorted yet, we're here to help you watch an England vs Wales live stream. The match has just got underway, with England taking an early 7-0 lead inside the first five minutes. Thankfully, you've still got time to enjoy the rest of this very important Six Nations rubgy match.

The players will be stepping out on the pitch at Twickenham Stadium in less than half an hour now. So wherever you are in the world, be it the UK, or far overseas, we'll tell you how to live stream the Six Nations online. That's right, we've rounded up the best global viewing options for today's game. 

It looks set to be a historic game as Wales come in off the back of two losses to Ireland and France over the last two rounds. A surprise for sure after thumping Italy soundly in the first round. They'll be looking to boost morale as they take on England and Scotland in the final weeks of the tournament. 

But it's likely England will have other plans. They'll be going after the Triple Crown in the UK with wins against Ireland and Scotland already under their belts. Wales are looking to pull the crown off the England team's head in a return to the site of their previous success over England eight years ago.

Watch Six Nations online from anywhere in the world

There are plenty of England vs Wales live streams to catch this weekend, but if you want to watch the Six Nations online from outside the UK, the best way to do so is with a VPN. A Virtual Protected Network is used to securely browse the web by masking critical information online, including your location. That means you can set your location via your VPN software in order to access content geo-blocked in the country you're watching from. 

Our top pick for VPN streaming is Express VPN. With speed, security, and simplicity on its side, Express VPN is perfect for streaming sports quickly and easily. Plus, you can use your VPN software on a massive range of devices - from Amazon Fire TV sticks to games consoles and Apple TV. Plus, you can even save 49%  right now and enjoy a 30-day free trial as well. 

How to watch England vs Wales live stream in the UK

If you're in the UK, you'll find free, live coverage of the full game on ITV today with kickoff at 16:45. That means you can also follow live from your mobile device or tablet if the TV has already been booked. Missed the game? You'll be able to watch the Six Nations online after the game has ended thanks to on-demand services as well. 

If you're outside of the UK this weekend though, you'll be able to watch via TVPlayer.com if you switch your device's location via a VPN.

How to watch Six Nations online in Canada and more

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If you're looking to watch the Six Nations online from Canada, Germany, Switzerland or Austria, you'll be able to do so with a DAZN subscription. Available with a 30-day free trial, DAZN has scored broadcast rights to Six Nations in 2020 and offers excellent coverage for your subscription price. The game will begin at 11:45am ET.

How to watch Six Nations online in the US

If you're joining us from the US, you'll be able to use a VPN to tune into the UK coverage options of the Six Nations online The game will begin at 11:45am ET in the States. Or, if you want to keep things simple, you'll be able to catch a full England vs Wales live stream via a Sling TV Blue deal at a very reasonable $20 a month on a rolling contract (cancel whenever you like).

Another US option that doesn't require a VPN is signing up for one of the Hulu bundles with live TV from just $54.99 a month, which again, you can cancel at will. With loads of excellent box sets to choose from though, we think Hulu's a bit of a winner and nicely compliments your Netflix sub too.

How to watch an England vs Wales live stream in Australia

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While you can always use a VPN to catch free UK coverage, Australian viewers can also take advantage of local coverage through beIN Sport. You'll be able to watch the Six Nations online with a $19.99 a month subscription, but if you're just after an England vs Wales live stream, there's a handy two-week free trial to take advantage of as well. 

If you're a Foxtel customer, you can also add BeIN to your standard package for an extra fee if you're planning on sticking around. You've got a bloody early start though with a 3:45am AEDT on Sunday kickoff.

How to watch a Six Nations live stream in New Zealand

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Again, New Zealand viewers will be able to easily tune into a UK Six Nations live stream via a VPN, but they can also grab a $19.78 subscription to beIN Sports as well. That same two-week free trial is still up for grabs, so you can hop on for an England vs Wales live stream without the spend.

Similarly to Australia, if you're a Sky subscriber, you'll also be able to add beIN to your regular TV package for an extra fee. 

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Tabitha Baker
Managing Editor - Hardware

Managing Editor of Hardware at GamesRadar+, I originally landed in hardware at our sister site TechRadar before moving over to GamesRadar. In between, I've written for Tom’s Guide, Wireframe, The Indie Game Website and That Video Game Blog, covering everything from the PS5 launch to the Apple Pencil. Now, i'm focused on Nintendo Switch, gaming laptops (and the keyboards, headsets and mice that come with them), PS5, and trying to find the perfect projector.