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Liverpool take a 2-0 advantage to Villarreal on Tuesday night, but the imposing stands of El Madrigal won't make it easy for Jurgen Klopp's side to reach another Champions League final. Can the Yellow Submarine sink another giant? Make sure you know how to watch a Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream from anywhere in the world.

US soccer fans can stream Villarreal vs Liverpool free with the free 7-day trial of Paramount+. Don't forget to use a VPN if you're a US citizen stuck outside the States. UK fans can get a BT Sport Monthly Pass.

Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream

Date: Tuesday 3rd May 2022

Kick off: 8pm GMT / 3pm ET

Location: El Madrigal, Villarreal

Free stream trial: Paramount+ (US)

Watch anywhere: ExpressVPN

Villarreal are unbeaten at home in the Champions League knockout stages, although five of those seven games have been stalemates, which won't be enough to progress here. In fact, Unai Emery's side will have to become only the second side ever to overcome a two-goal deficit in a Champions League semi-final if they are to reach the Stade de France for this year's ultimate showdown.

Emery has made two changes to the team that started at Anfield, with newly fit Gerard Moreno in for the injured Arnaut Danjuma, and Samuel Chukwueze replaced by Boulaye Dia. Despite scoring against Alavés at the weekend the Nigerian winger drops to the bench, while Danjuma misses out entirely.

With Liverpool still fighting for an historic quadruple, Jurgen Klopp was forced to rest some key players for the 1-0 win against Newcastle at the weekend, which just goes to show how seriously he's taking this visit to El Madrigal. If they were to emerge victorious, the Reds would become just the fourth club to reach double figures in European Cup final appearances.

The Liverpool boss has made five changes to his side, with Mo Salah returning to the front three, Thiago and Fabinho joining Naby Keïta in midfield, and Trent Alexander-Arnold and Ibrahima Konaté recalled at the back. Joe Gomez, Joel Matip, James Milner, Jordan Henderson and Luis Díaz, who all started at St James' Park on Saturday, drop to the bench.

It's an 8pm GMT kick-off at El Madrigal tonight, Tuesday 3rd May 2022. Read on for more details on how to watch a Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream wherever you are in the world.

Watch a Villarreal vs Liverpool free live stream

Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream and how to watch the Champions League for free

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Soccer fans in the States are lucky enough to be able to watch UEFA Champions League games live through Paramount Plus – and the first 7 days are free. After that, you'll pay $5.99 a month. No contract.

Villarreal vs Liverpool starts at 3pm ET on Wednesday.

Of course, Paramount Plus is only available within the US. Stuck abroad? Simply use a VPN to access the live stream without being blocked. We recommend ExpressVPN as it comes with a risk-free 30-day money-back guarantee.

Villarreal vs Liverpool Paramount+ 7-day free trial

Villarreal vs Liverpool Paramount+ 7-day free trial
Watch UEFA Champions League and Europa League football for free with a 7-day free trial of Paramount Plus. You can choose from any of the Champions League and Europa League games. It's $5.99 per month once the trial expires. Cancel at any time.

Watch a Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream from abroad using a VPN

Even if you have subscribed to the relevant Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream rights holders, you won't be able to access them when outside your own country. The service will know your location based on your IP address, and will automatically block your access.

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) helps you get around this obstacle. VPNs are a doddle to use and create a private connection between your device and the internet. All the information passing back and forth is entirely encrypted.

There are many VPN providers out there, with some more reliable and safe than others. As a rule, we’d suggest a paid-for service such as ExpressVPN which offers a 100 per cent risk-free money back guarantee. If you're not happy with the service any time within the first 30 days, then you can cancel with no penalties at all.

Try ExpressVPN risk-free for 30 days

Try ExpressVPN risk-free for 30 days
ExpressVPN offers a 30-day money back guarantee with its VPN service. You can use it to watch on your mobile, tablet, laptop, TV, games console and more. There's 24/7 customer support and three months free when you sign-up. Try it – you'll be surprised how simple it is.

How to use a VPN for Villarreal vs Liverpool

Using a VPN for Paramount Plus is incredibly simple: 

1. Install the VPN of your choice. ExpressVPN is the one we recommend.

2. Open up the VPN app and choose the location of the service you wish to access. For the Champions League, you may wish to choose 'USA' for Paramount +.

3. Then head over to Paramount+ on your browser or device and enjoy the Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream.

If, for whatever reason, you can't get it working, then do remember that you have the comfort of a 30-day money back guarantee with ExpressVPN. You could also try NordVPN, which also comes with a 30-day money back guarantee, and Surfshark which offers 24 hour assistance.

UK: Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream with a BT Sport Monthly Pass

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BT Sport has the rights to 52 2021/22 Premier League football matches in the UK, plus all the best European action from the Champions League and Europa League.  

A BT Sport Monthly Pass costs just £25 a month in the UK, making it one of the cheapest ways to watch Premier League football without signing a long-term contract.

BT Sport Monthly Pass: Premier League football for £25

BT Sport Monthly Pass: Premier League football for £25
This UK-only pass gets you full access to all the BT Sport channels for a simple monthly fee. Enjoy the English Premier League, Champions League and more through the BT Sport app on smart TVs, mobiles, tablets, games consoles, Chromecast or through the BT Sport website. No contract, no fuss.

Already have BT TV and BT broadband? You can add BT Sport to your package for only £15 a month (plus a £20 joining fee).

Virgin Media customers can watch the football when available by subscribing to BT Sport as desired. Virgin Media’s Bigger + Sports bundle covers both Sky and BT televised games.

Full BT Sport package from £15 per month

Full BT Sport package from £15 per month
The other option for BT customers is to upgrade their TV package to include the sports channels. You can add all of the BT Sport channels for just £15 per month. For the Big Bundle, which includes all the Sky Sports too, it's £40 per month – more expensive, granted, but you'll never miss a match again.

Watch the Champions League live in 4K

Lucky you, Villarreal vs Liverpool is available in HD and in 4K HDR at 50fps on BT Sport Ultimate, channel 433. If you're hooked up specifically on the BT TV platform then it's also available in with Dolby Atmos sound.

BT Sport Ultimate fixtures are also available, minus the Atmos, for Virgin Media customers who subscribe to the BT Sport Collection. You can enjoy it in 4K HDR on channel 555.

BT Sport Collection on Virgin Media £18 per month

BT Sport Collection on Virgin Media £18 per month
The BT Sport Collection on Virgin Media is a £18 bolt-on, at the time of writing. It brings coverage of football, rugby, cricket, UFC and more, plus access to BT Sport Ultra HD for 4K viewing. You can cancel the subscription at any time.

Those on Virgin Media will need the Virgin V6 box and a 4K TV to make sure they're getting the action at maximum resolution. With the basic Big Bundle, BT Sport is £18 per month but all five BT Sport channels, including Ultra HD, are included on the larger TV packages which start at £69 per month. More details on Virgin Media TV bundles.

BT Sport Ultimate is not available on the Sky TV platform but anyone with an Xbox, PlayStation, Apple TV or a Samsung TV can watch the Champions League in 4K HDR using the BT Sport app with the BT Sport Monthly Pass. No contract required.

Watch Villarreal vs Liverpool in Australia

If you're in Australia, local streaming service Stan Sport provides live coverage of the UEFA Champions League (including Villarreal vs Liverpool), Europa League and Europa Conference League.

To begin with, there's a Stan 30-day free trial. After that, you choose your base package and the necessary sport add-on costs AU$10 a month on top (so, from $20 a month in total).

Stuck outside Oz at the moment? Don't forget that you can use a VPN to access a live stream without being blocked.

You can download the Stan app for Android and iOS devices. Fetch TV, Apple TV, Android TV, most smart TVs, Amazon Fire, and Chromecast also carry the app for smart TV viewing. You can watch Stan live streams through Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Edge browsers and, lastly, it's also available on Xbox and PlayStation.

Watch a Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream in Canada

Football fans in Canada can watch every Champions League, Europa League and Premier League game – including Villarreal vs Liverpool – live on DAZN.  

A subscription to the streaming service costs $20 (CAD) a month or $150 (CAD) a year.

Villarreal vs Liverpool: watch on DAZN ($20/m)

Villarreal vs Liverpool: watch on DAZN ($20/m)
DAZN Canada has the rights to every Champions League 2021/22 live stream, plus Bundesliga, UEFA Champions League, Premier League, US Sports, fightsports, and more. No contract. Cancel anytime.

Champions League 2021/22 fixtures

Villarreal vs Liverpool live stream and how to watch the Champions League for free

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Matches kick off at 8pm GMT (3pm ET)

Tuesday 3rd May 2022 (SF second leg)

Villarreal v Liverpool

Wednesday 4th May 2022 (SF second leg)

Manchester City v Real Madrid

Champions League Final 2021/22

28th May 2022

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