Whether you’re already a die-hard Aussie rules fan that is unable to see their team play thanks to the COVID-19 ban on supporters at matches, or you’re desperate for any sort of live sports action during the lockdown, read on to find out how to watch the AFL Grand Final 2020, no matter where you are in the world, with our AFL Grand Final 2020 live stream from anywhere guide.
AFL GRAND FINAL 2020
|Time||6:30 pm AEST / 7:30 pm AEDT|
|Venue||Brisbane Cricket Ground, Gabba|
|Watch Live:||Watch NOW AFL FINAL|
When is the 2020 AFL Grand Final?
The 2020 AFL Grand Final will be held on Saturday 24 October at the Brisbane Cricket Ground, more commonly referred to as The Gabba.
Who will be playing?
With the grand final still more than a month away, the teams have yet to be decided. At this stage, you can make some guesses but as any football fan knows, guesses rarely pan out.
The favorites, according to the odds and their standings, include Richmond’s Tigers, Geelong’s Cats, the West Coast Eagles, and the Brisbane Lions. Port Adelaide, who sits atop of the ladder, is also in with a chance.
How to watch the AFL Grand Final 2020 in New Zealand
You can follow all the Aussie football action in New Zealand on Sky Sports.
Subscribers can stream the AFL Grand Final 2020 on a wide range of devices via the Sky Go app. Alternatively, you can also watch the AFL Grand Final 2020 on-the-go without a Sky Sports with a Sky Sports Now pass (formerly Fan Pass). This standalone streaming service gets you to access to Sky Sports channels 1-4 and can be had for $59 a month – or $39 a month if you sign up for six months.
If you’re a Kiwi who subscribes to one of Sky’s services but find yourself abroad, you may find that you’re unable to access your usual coverage thanks to geo-blocking – however, you can use a good Virtual Private network service such as our recommendation, ExpressVPN, to easily (and legally) get around this by pointing your device back to your home island.
How to watch the AFL Grand Final 2020 in the UK
Subscription service BT Sports has exclusive TV rights to show the AFL Grand Final 2020 in the UK and will be broadcasting select matches live throughout the season.
If you’re looking to stream matches, the BT Sport app or BTSport.com is where you need to go, enabling mobile, tablet, and PC viewing.
However, AFL fans in the UK are probably best served by the previously mentioned Watch AFL service, which gives you streaming access to all the footy – AFL Grand Final 2020 – for just £13 a month.
How to watch the AFL Grand Final 2020 in the US
Fox Sports has the rights to the AFL in the US and will show select matches live across FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Sports 1 and will have full coverage of the final series and Grand Final. However, for those who don’t want to cough up for a costly premium TV contract, Watch AFL Grand Final live is again your go-to service for streaming the AFL from abroad as is priced at a very reasonable $17 a month for every single game.
How to live stream the AFL Grand Final 2020 from outside your country
Virtual Private Networks, or VPNs, make it look like you are somewhere you are not. So, if you are a Buccaneers fan in the wrong part of the state and find yourself subjected to AFL Grand Final Live, you can use a VPN to see AFL Grand Final 2020.
VPN providers own multiple servers across the country. When you sign in to one of them, it is as if your computer has been transported to that location, preferably somewhere the AFL Grand Final Live is being broadcast.
Once you are hooked up to the right server, all you do is go to the broadcaster’s local affiliate page and click on their AFL live stream link.
But first, you have to find a reputable VPN service.
ExpressVPN is a reputable VPN service with servers around the United States and overseas. They guarantee protection from viruses and hackers with state-of-the-art antivirus and encryption software.
IPVanish guarantees a clear picture of your AFL game with super-fast connection speeds. You can easily watch AFL Grand Final Live using IPVanish.
Nord VPN has the latest security and high connection speeds. They guarantee everything works well for you with their live 24/7 customer service to get you up and running as quickly as possible.
These are three of the top-ranked VPN services in the country. At least we think they are in the country.