Southampton vs Arsenal FA Cup fourth round: Start time and how to watch
Southampton will fancy their chances of causing an FA Cup fourth round upset against Arsenal.
History is against Southampton causing an FA Cup fourth round upset against Arsenal. The Saints have only won 1 of their last 9 meetings with the Gunners, back in 2018. Arsenal has also won all 4 of its FA Cup clashes with Southampton.
Interestingly, following the last 3 of those victories, the Gunners have gone on to lift the famous silverware (1979, 2003 and 2017). Southampton progressed to the fourth round with a 2-0 win over Shrewsbury Town, while Arsenal knocked off Newcastle United by the same margin in extra-time.
When is Southampton vs Arsenal FA Cup fourth round match?
Kick-off at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton is at 11.15pm AEDT on Saturday 23 January.
How to watch Southampton vs Arsenal FA Cup fourth round match
The rights to the FA Cup in Australia are held by ESPN. So you can watch the Saints take it to the Gunners on Foxtel iQ, Foxtel Now, Kayo Sports and Fetch TV. All the detailed viewing options are in our 2020/21 FA Cup guide.
Stream Southampton vs Arsenal on Kayo Sports
Following the trial period, subscriptions for Kayo Sports are $25 a month for the Basic option, where you can watch games on 2 screens or devices. The Premium option is $35/month and gives you 3 screens.
Kayo also boasts a number of special features, such as Kayo Minis, SplitView, Interactive Stats and a Key Moments Timeline. It is compatible with Android, iOS, Apple TV, Telstra TV, Android TV and Samsung TV (2017 or later), Sony Bravia TVs, Mac and PC as well as Chromecast or AirPlay.
Watch Southampton vs Arsenal on Foxtel Now
Another option for streaming this showdown of Premier League clubs is via Foxtel Now. For access you have to subscribe to the Essentials pack in addition to the Sport pack, which costs $54/month.
Who will win Southampton vs Arsenal FA Cup fourth round clash?
Arsenal is a much bigger club and the history listed above has helped make them clear favourites with the bookmakers. But we think Southampton can cause the upset here. The Saints are ahead of the Gunners in the Premier League and will likely put more emphasis on the FA Cup than Arsenal.
Image source: Kayo Sports website