How to watch Geelong Cats vs North Melbourne Kangaroos AFL live and free

Posted: 5 August 2020 4:52 pm
SUMMARY: Cats vs Kangaroos is exclusive to Fox Footy. If you already subscribe to Foxtel you're good to go, if not your best option is to stream live on Kayo Sports. You can watch for free using this 14-day trial. This gets you access to all its unique features and 50 additional live sports.

Geelong aim to improve their play-off prospects against North Melbourne in round 10 AFL action. This is how to watch. This is how you can watch.

Geelong really are enduring a roller-coaster of a season. World-beaters and flag favourites one week, also-rans and mere play-off hopefuls the next. Their loss to West Coast last week leaves the Cats vulnerable to the chasing pack, while they could also jump into the top four with a win.

They take on a North Melbourne side that finally broke out of a long rut in round nine. The Roos snapped a six-game losing streak with their win over Adelaide. Finals technically aren't an impossible dream for Rhyce Shaw's men, but they need to keep winning and quickly.

When is Geelong Cats vs North Melbourne Kangaroos?

Round 10 is being shovelled into a weekday schedule, Monday to Friday, with this match starting at 5:40pm AEST on Wednesday 5 August at The Gabba in Brisbane.

How to watch Geelong vs North Melbourne

This match is exclusive to Fox Footy. That's right, it is not being shown on free-to-air television anywhere in Australia. That means from Broome to Bondi Beach, you will need access to Foxtel iQ, Foxtel Now or Kayo Sports to watch some very rare Wednesday night footy. There is also Watch AFL if you are overseas.

Live stream AFL on Kayo: Start your 14-day FREE trial now

We have a full guide to the AFL season here. Our pick of the options out there is Kayo Sports and you can read the reasons why below. We've also compiled a comparison of Kayo vs Foxtel, plus a guide to getting Fox Sports without Foxtel.

Stream Geelong vs North Melbourne on Kayo Sports

As stated, anyone wanting to watch this match will need a subscription. You can see a full breakdown of the 2020 AFL broadcast schedule here. Of the options out there, Kayo is the best value. Firstly you can watch Geelong versus North for free using Kayo's 14-day free trial.

After the trial period, a Basic subscription is $25/month to watch on 2 screens or $35/month for a third screen. You can check it all out in our Kayo Sports review. Kayo also has a wide range of special features to add to your viewing experience.

SplitView lets you watch up to four sports at once on the same screen. This Saturday, you could catch Brisbane Lions vs Western Bulldogs, plus NRL and Super Rugby all at the same time. Interactive Stats, No Spoilers and Key Moments are also among the Kayo features.

In total Kayo broadcasts over 50 sports. It is compatible with Macs and PCs, plus iOS and Android devices, Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Telstra TV, Sony Bravia TV and Samsung TV (2017 or later).


10-day free trial of Foxtel Now

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Stream Kayo Sports for 14 days FREE and no lock-in contract

Take Kayo Sports' Basic or Premium plan for a spin and stream new sports content daily plus 15,000+ hours of on-demand archives.

Who will win Geelong vs North Melbourne?

Geelong and North Melbourne are known for having some epic battles over the years, often regardless of ladder positions. The Kangaroos at least showed a return to form last week, albeit against the lowly Crows. It included one of the best stories this year, Majak Daw's return to senior football after a troubled stretch on and off the field for the Sudanese refugee. It would be great for Daw and the Roos to build on that performance. But there is just too much on the line to envisage Geelong dropping this game.

Image source: Kayo Sports website

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