How to watch Melbourne vs St Kilda AFL live and match preview

Posted: 8 May 2022 7:00 am
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The Demons are gunning for a remarkable 15th win in a row when they host the Saints at the MCG this week.

SUMMARY: Melbourne vs St Kilda is on Fox Footy. So unless you're already an existing Foxtel iQ customer with the Sports HD pack, your best option is to watch live on Kayo Sports. You can watch for free using this 14-day trial.

The Melbourne Demons had to battle through a COVID scare last week before a hard fought 10-point win over Hawthorn. The win means they've now gone 7-0 in consecutive seasons, the first team since Geelong in 2009 to achieve that double.

St Kilda squandered countless chances against Port Adelaide in Cairns last week, eventually going down by 1 point in a heart breaker.

When is Melbourne vs St Kilda?

This clash is on Mother's Day, Sunday 8 May, at 1:10pm AEST at the mighty MCG.

How to watch Melbourne vs St Kilda

You have 3 options to watch Melbourne vs St Kilda this match as it's only available via subscription: Foxtel iQ, Foxtel Now and Kayo Sports.

There can be a lot to digest when deciding which service to use, but with the above we've already done the hard yards for you with a comparison of Kayo vs Foxtel here.

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

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Stream Melbourne vs St Kilda on Kayo Sports

Kayo is a good option for not only watching Melbourne vs St Kilda, but sports streaming in general.

For a start, new subscribers can watch Melbourne vs St Kilda for free using Kayo's 14-day free trial. After the trial period, prices start at $25 a month for Kayo. Be aware that Kayo's prices and packages are changing as of Monday, and you can read all about that here.

That price gets you more than 50 sports on Kayo, so after the AFL you could check out NRL, NBA, MotoGP and more.

Kayo is also available on a wide range of devices. It is compatible with Macs and PCs, plus iOS and Android devices, Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Telstra TV, PlayStation 4 and 5, and selected Samsung, LG and Hisense TVs.

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

Melbourne vs St Kilda match preview

Melbourne lost a handful of players as well as their coach in the lead up to last week's game. Despite those setbacks they were able to battle their way to a tidy win in a tough contest.

St Kilda dominated large periods of their Cairns clash with Port Adelaide only to butcher the ball inside forward 50. The end result was a brutal 1 point defeat to snap a 5 game winning streak.

The Saints will be dangerous and can play quick and attacking football at their best. But the Demons constantly rise to every single challenge, and usually handle them comfortably.

The Demons should prevail in this contest to extend their unbeaten run to 15.

You can check out our complete breakdown of the full 2022 AFL draw here.

Image source: Kayo Sports website

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