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How to watch FA Cup games live in Australia

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The competition to determine the best club from the English football league system, the FA Cup, returns for 2023/24 and you can watch games live in Australia.

Heading into its 143rd season, Manchester City are the defending champions, having won the FA Cup as part of claiming the treble alongside the Premier League and UEFA Champions League titles.

How to watch the FA Cup live in Australia

You can watch the FA Cup live and exclusive in Australia on Paramount Plus.

For each of the first and second round proper it only shows 8 games live, but from the third round proper on, it shows all matches of each round live.

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FA Cup fixtures Australian TV schedule, start time

Round Date Match Time (AEDT) How to watch
Second Round Sat 2 Dec York City vs Wigan Athletic 6:45 AM Paramount+
Second Round Sat 2 Dec Alfreton Town vs Walsall 11:30 PM Paramount+
Second Round Sun 3 Dec Gillingham vs Charlton Athletic 2:00 AM Paramount+
Second Round Mon 4 Dec Eastleigh vs Reading 12:30 AM Paramount+
Second Round Mon 4 Dec Aldershot Town vs Stockport County 1:00 AM Paramount+
Second Round Mon 4 Dec Chesterfield vs Leyton Orient 1:00 AM Paramount+
Second Round Mon 4 Dec Wrexham AFC vs Yeovil Town 2:45 AM Paramount+
Second Round Tue 5 Dec AFC Wimbledon vs Ramsgate 6:45 AM Paramount+

Stream the FA Cup on Paramount Plus

You can watch the FA Cup on Paramount Plus in Australia, which has a 7-day free trial for new customers. That means if you're trying the service for the first time, you'll be able to catch one of the rounds of the FA Cup at no cost.


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Watch series and films from Paramount, Showtime, MTV, CBS, Nickelodeon and more. Once the free trial is completed, Paramount Plus costs start at $9.99 per month.

After the free trial, it costs $9.99 a month or a discounted price of $89.99 if you commit to a full year.

Paramount Plus is a strong choice of streaming service for football fans. As well as being able to watch the FA Cup, Paramount Plus is also where you can stream every A-League Men and Women match, plus Socceroos and Matildas games outside of the World Cup. You can not only watch matches live, but also on demand if you miss the initial broadcast.

You can watch Paramount Plus on iOS and Android devices, Mac, PC, Apple TV, Android TV, Telstra TV, Fetch TV, Samsung or LG Smart TV or via Chromecast.

In addition to football, it also has plenty of TV shows and movies so you can have entertainment options. To get a better idea of what the service offers, you can see our guide to the best shows on Paramount Plus or the best movies on the service.

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