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Netherlands vs Germany live stream: how to watch the 2022 International friendly online and on TV, team news

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The Netherlands face Germany in a tasty International friendly at Johan Cruyff Arena tonight, Tuesday, 29th March 2022. A friendly in name only, the history on and off the football field between these two nations creates a guaranteed full throttle derby. Both sides will be targeting a solid win. Kick off is at 7.45pm BST.

The team news is in and both managers name expectedly strong XIs. Virgil van Dijk starts at the heart of the Dutch defence, flanked by Blind and de Ligt. Werner, Gundogan, Muller, Havertz, Sane and Rudiger all line up for Germany alongside a supporting cast of fresh faces.

US soccer fans can watch a Netherlands vs Germany live stream on ESPN+. Don't forget to use a VPN (opens in new tab) if you're a US citizen stuck outside the USA. UK fans can watch the game live on Sky Sports or Now.

Netherlands vs Germany live stream

Date: Tuesday 29th March 2022

Kick off: 7.45pm BST / 2.45pm ET / 4.45am AEDT (Weds)  

Venue: Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam, Netherlands

US stream: ESPN+ ($7/month)

Watch anywhere: Try ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) risk-free

UK stream: Sky | Now (opens in new tab)

The early team news is in and Dutch boss Van Gaal is expected to play Hans Hateboer and Owen Wijndal in midfield. Cody Gakpo, Jordan Teze and Jurrien Timber are all in doubt for tonight's clash.

Germany, who saw off Israel 2-0 in last Friday's friendly thanks to goals from Chelsea duo Kai Havertz and Timo Werner, are expected to welcome back Manuel Neuer. Joshua Kimmich is expected to miss the Netherlands game due to the birth of his child, but manager Hansi Flick is to yet to confirm anything.

The match kicks off today 7.45pm BST at the Johan Cruyff in Amsterdam. Follow our guide on how to watch a Netherlands vs Germany live stream online, on TV and on your smartphone, from wherever you are in the world.

Netherlands vs Germany live stream in the USA

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In the USA, ESPN+ has the rights to stream European internationals – including Netherlands vs Germany.

Subscription costs just $6.99 a month and includes access to a slew of sport including UFC and more.

US nationals abroad can watch the game by using a VPN to unblock the live stream at ESPN+. (opens in new tab)

Watch a Netherlands vs Germany live stream from abroad using a VPN

Even if you have subscribed to the relevant Netherlands vs Germany 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 (opens in new tab) 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.

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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.


Using a VPN is incredibly simple.

1. Install the VPN of your choice. ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is the one we recommend.

2. Open up the VPN app and choose the location of the service you wish to access. For Netherlands vs Germany, you may wish to choose 'USA' for ESPN+.

3. Then head over to ESPN+ on your browser or device and enjoy the Netherlands vs Germany live stream.

Netherlands vs Germany live stream in the UK  

Sky Sports has the exclusive rights to show Netherlands vs Germany live in the UK.

Don't have a Sky subscription? Fans can stream Sky Sports – including Netherlands vs Germany – with a Now day pass (£11) or monthly pass (£34). Just make sure you've got your VPN (opens in new tab) handy if you're a UK national travelling outside of the UK.

Netherlands vs Germany live stream in Australia

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If you're in Australia, local streaming service Optus Sport provides live coverage of the European international friendlies, including Netherlands vs Germany for just AU$14.99 per month or AU$68 a month. The service also serves up live Premier League football every weekend, so it's a great option for soccer fans.

Stuck outside Oz at the moment? Australian nationals can use a VPN (opens in new tab) to access a Netherlands vs Germany live stream when overseas.

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