How to watch Man City vs Liverpool FA Cup semi-final live in Australia and match preview

Posted: 16 April 2022 7:00 pm
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Man City and Liverpool again meet for high stakes when they battle out this FA Cup semi-final.

SUMMARY: Man City vs Liverpool FA Cup semi-final is only on Paramount Plus in Australia. You can watch this match and much more content for no cost using this 7-day free trial

Having recently played out a 2-2 draw in a huge English Premier League clash, Man City and Liverpool now do battle in the semi-final of the FA Cup. Chelsea and Crystal Palace sit on the other side of the FA Cup draw.

Manchester City's quarter-final saw them dismantle Southampton while Liverpool edged past Nottingham Forest 1-0. These 2 sides have won the FA Cup 13 times between them, with Liverpool's most recent success coming in 2006 and Manchester City's in 2019.

When is Man City vs Liverpool FA Cup in Australia?

This massive semi-final between Man City vs Liverpool will kick off at 12:30am AEST on Sunday 17 April at London's Wembley Stadium.

How to watch the FA Cup in Australia

ViacomCBS picked up the rights to the FA Cup in Australia with all games from the quarter-finals onwards streamed live and exclusively via Paramount Plus.

If you've tracked this year's FA Cup competition the entire time you're likely confused why the broadcast has changed mid-tournament.

The reason for that was the FA Cup was always meant to be on Paramount Plus, but due to some tech issues it wasn't ready. That meant the opening rounds were available for free via Channel 10 and 10 play. You can see more information on streaming the FA Cup in Australia here.

Try Paramount+ FREE for 7 days

Watch the A-League, W-League and more on this new platform. Once the free trial is completed Paramount+ costs $8.99 a month.

Stream Man City vs Liverpool on Paramount Plus

Paramount Plus was officially launched in August 2021 and costs $8.99 a month. There is also a discounted annual price of $89.99 which could be the smart option at this early stage of the season.

As well as the FA Cup finals, the new service will be the home of Australia's A-League and W-League football competitions. It has a 7-day free trial for new customers.

You can watch Paramount Plus on desktop, iOS app, Android app, Apple TV 4, Android TV, Chromecast, Fetch, Samsung smart TVs and Telstra TV. For more information you can see our Paramount Plus review here.

Man City vs Liverpool FA Cup match preview

These 2 sides met on the weekend with the English Premier League title firmly on the line. Manchester City led the game twice, only to have Liverpool peg them back on both occasions to split the points.

With these 2 teams you can generally guarantee goals, momentum swings and highlights aplenty.

With both sides fighting for multiple titles, there won't be any easing off or selection cloak and daggers. What it will be is an epic battle and Liverpool's run of going unbeaten in 21 of 22 matches across all competitions since Christmas suggests they are the form side of world football.

We think they might sneak through to another final.

Image source: Man City and Kayo Sports website

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