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What channel is Southampton v Liverpool on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Liverpool travel to face Southampton in an exciting Premier League match-up live on Sky Sports to begin 2021.

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Published: Monday, 4th January 2021 at 6:00 pm

Southampton and Liverpool go up against each other in the first of their Premier League fixtures in 2021.


It's an enticing clash between two exciting teams with everything to play for in 2020/21, with half the season remaining.

Liverpool look untouchable at the top of the table but know they can't relent in their pursuit of back-to-back Premier League trophies.

This could be the pick of the Premier League New Year fixtures, as Southampton have exceeded all expectations so far this term.

Che Adams has stepped up to lead the line well in lieu of hot-shot Danny Ings and Ralph Hassenhuttl's men will be determined to maintain their pursuit of European football. has rounded up everything you need to know about how to watch Southampton v Liverpool on TV and online.

When is Southampton v Liverpool on TV?

Southampton v Liverpool will take place on Monday 4th January 2021.

Check out our Premier League fixtures and live football on TV guides for the latest times and information.

What time is kick-off?

Southampton v Liverpool will kick off at 8pm.

There are numerous Premier League games taking place this week including Chelsea v Man City.

What TV channel is Southampton v Liverpool on?

You can watch the game live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event from 7pm.

You can add the Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Football channels for just £18 per month combined or pick up the complete sports package for just £23 per month.

How to live stream Southampton v Liverpool online

You can watch the match with a Sky Sports day pass for £9.99 or a month pass for £33.99 without signing up to a contract.

NOW TV can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles. NOW TV is also available via BT Sport.

Existing Sky Sports customers can live stream the game via the Sky Go app on a variety of devices.

Southampton v Liverpool team news

Southampton predicted XI: McCarthy, Walker-Peters, Bednarek, Stephens, Bertrand, Armstrong, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Walcott, Adams, Long

Liverpool predicted XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Williams, Fabinho, Robertson, Henderson, Thiago, Wijnaldum, Salah, Firmino, Mane

Our prediction: Southampton v Liverpool

This could be a fascinating watch, with a result that is anything but a forgone conclusion.

Liverpool have been in imperious form so far in 2020/21 but Southampton really have produced some superb performances, organised in defence and relentless on the break.

Neutrals should be all over this one. It has all the makings of a tense encounter to round of the slate of fixtures before an FA Cup break.

Our prediction: Southampton 2-2 Liverpool

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