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How to stream Manchester United vs. Burnley live

Manchester United suddenly looks good.


Phil West


Posted on Dec 28, 2019   Updated on May 19, 2021, 7:22 pm CDT

Manchester United rocketed to seventh in the Premier League table on Boxing Day with a 4-1 drubbing of Newcastle. As the Premier League holiday fixtures continue, United will look to better its position with a trip to Turf Moor to take on Burnley.

Here’s everything you need to know to stream Manchester United vs. Burnley live.


Manchester United vs. Burnley

  • When: 2:45pm ET, Saturday, Dec. 28
  • Where: Turf Moor in Burnley, England
  • Streaming: NBC, NBC Sports Gold

Manchester United vs. Burnley live stream: How to watch Premier League matches

The match is on NBC and NBC Sports Gold; these streaming services provide fans the opportunity to catch Premier League action throughout the season.

1) Sling TV

Sling Orange + Blue channels
Sling Orange + Blue

Sling TV provides two base channel package options, each priced at $30 per month. Sling Orange includes three ESPN channels, while Sling Blue includes sports channels like NBCSN (where many Premier League matches appear), NFL Network, and local channels. (Sling Blue customers in select markets get NBC, where some matches appear; see if yours has it here. Sling Blue also brings Fox News Channel, MSNBC, and Headline News as part of its regular slate of channels, with Fox Business Channel available for those who get the Sling Blue News Extra add-on.

If you’re Team “Why Not Both,” Sling Orange + Blue combines the two for just $45 per month.

Other features include a Free Cloud DVR tier for all subscribers (allowing 10 hours of recording a month), the ability to record all live linear channels, and no VOD preemption on any channels. New subscribers get $10 off the first month.

To add beIN SPORTS and maximize your soccer-watching potential, you’ll want to add either Sports Extra: Sling Orange ($5 per month) or Sports Extra: Sling Blue ($10 per month). (The latter also includes NFL RedZone.)

Spanish-speaking viewers have quite a few options. For bilingual families, you might consider the Español: Best of Spanish TV package for either Sling Orange or Sling Blue for 24/7 specialty channel LaLiga TV and beIN SPORTS Connect: Channels 4-9, which features matches from La Liga, Ligue 1 and Copa del Rey, among others. Both packages cost $5 per month after your free trial. Sling TV Latino is another Spanish-language package for $10 per month, including NBC Universo, History en Español, and—of import to soccer fans—four beIN SPORTS channels. (And choosing Sling TV Latino + Sling Orange for $30 per month gives you access to ESPN Deportes.) For more information, check out our guide to Sling TV channels and our Sling TV review.


2) FuboTV

FuboTV channels

  • Cost: $44.99 for your first month and $54.99 per month thereafter 
  • FuboTV devices: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, iOS and Android devices
  • Local channels: ABC, Fox, NBC, CBS, the CW (in some markets) (check local availability here)

If you’re a soccer fan, however, it will appear tailor-made for you, with NBC and NBCSN for Premier League matches, 10 beIN SPORTS channels, FS1, FS2, UniMás, and Champions League action via TNT all on tap. If you can’t watch a match live, FuboTV offers a three-day replay for each match and 30 hours of cloud DVR. (Check out the complete FuboTV channels list.)

FuboTV also has bilingual families in mind; each subscription comes with UniMás, Galavisión, NBC Universo, beIN SPORTS, Univision, and Fox Deportes. An extra $7.99 per month will bring you Latino Plus, which includes CNN en Español and TyC Sports among its offerings.


3) Hulu with Live TV

Hulu with Live TV channels
Hulu with Live TV

Hulu with Live TV includes sports programming among its broad spectrum of offerings, and as a subscriber to the service, you’ll get free access to Hulu’s sizable on-demand library. (Check out the full list of Hulu Live TV channels.)


4) YouTube TV

YouTube TV channels
YouTube TV

YouTube TV is a great option for soccer fans, including TNT for Champions League matches, NBC and NBCSN for Premier League matches, and broadcasting partnerships with three MLS teams. (Take a look at the full list of YouTube TV channels here.)


5) AT&T TV Now

AT&T TV Now channels
  • Cost: $50-$135 per month 
  • Hulu devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick and Fire TV, iOS and Android devices
  • Local channels: NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, the CW (enter your ZIP code here to check your availability)

AT&T TV Now is a bonus for AT&T wireless customers, especially for those who happen to be soccer fans. It provides instant access to more than 45 channels, including local channels. That means NBC as well as NBCSN for Premier League action, Fox as well as FS1 and FS2 for MLS, Bundesliga, the U.S. men’s and women’s teams, and even Liga MX offerings, and ESPN and ESPN2 for its array of soccer and other sports programming. It even offers free HBO on PLUS and MAX channel suites. Plus, it comes with CloudDVR for up to 20 hours of TV recording per month. One account works on two devices, but you can add more devices for only $5.


6) NBC Sports Gold

NBC Sports Gold streaming info
NBC Sports Gold

If you want access to every Premier League game this season, you’ll want an NBC Sports Gold subscription. At the Matchday Pass tier, for $39.99, you get access to 140 exclusive live matches, with at least four for each of the 20 clubs. The Premier League Pass option gives you an option to replay matches, in case you can’t catch a match live, and offers additional programming, including analysis and highlights. NBC Sports Gold offers additional packages for fans who want to follow rugby action, the PGA tour, Indy Car racing, cycling, and lacrosse. 


Manchester United vs. Burnley: Preview, recent form, odds, upcoming fixtures

Manchester United (recent form: WWDLW) looked outstanding in its 4-1 win over Newcastle on Boxing Day. Anthony Martial scored a goal in each half to get his brace, Mason Greenwood and Marcus Rashford got their names on the scoresheet, and Paul Pogba got into the action as a halftime sub. United’s had some high highs this season, being the only team to sully Liverpool’s perfect record, but also some low lows, like last weekend’s loss to a Watford team almost no one’s lost to this season. But United’s still managed to stay near the top four. 

Burnley (recent form: LLWWL) had a less festive Boxing Day, losing 1-0 to Everton to slip to 12th in the table. Like United, Burnley’s had dips and peaks in form all season and hasn’t drawn a match since September. Among Burnley’s wins on the season? A 1-0 win over the same Everton squad it fell to on Thursday. 


The William Hill oddsmakers like United’s chances, making it the -121 favorite (wager $121 to win $100), vs. +340 odds for Burnley and $265 for the draw. 

Upcoming Fixtures

Manchester United, Wednesday, Jan. 1 at Arsenal (Premier League); Saturday, Jan. 4 at Wolves (FA Cup)

Burnley, Wednesday, Jan. 1 vs. Aston Villa (Premier League); Saturday, Jan. 4 vs. Peterborough (FA Cup)


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*First Published: Dec 28, 2019, 6:00 am CST