Southampton vs Arsenal FA Cup fourth round: Start time and how to watch

Posted: 23 January 2021 12:00 pm

Southampton will fancy their chances of causing an FA Cup fourth round upset against Arsenal.

SUMMARY: Southampton vs Arsenal is on ESPN in Australia. That means Foxtel, Kayo Sports and Fetch TV are among the viewing options. Kayo Sports is your best choice if you aren't a subscriber to any other service. Kayo offers a 14-day free trial for new users.

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.

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Stream Southampton vs Arsenal on Kayo Sports

Kayo Sports currently has a 14-day free trial for new users. Football is just 1 of more than 50 sports available on the platform and we have put together a full review of Kayo for you.

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.

Foxtel Now offers a 10-day free trial for new users. We have a full guide here which includes the list of compatible devices.

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.

Not sure which service is best for you? Check out our Kayo vs Foxtel guide. You can also see our sports streaming hub for more competitions to watch.

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