After an impressive showing in the group stage, there’s growing expectation surrounding Frank de Boer’s Dutch side as they face Jaroslav Šilhavý’s Czechs in this last-16 clash. Read on for your guide to watching a Netherlands vs Czech Republic live stream and find out how to watch Euro 2020 online from anywhere.
Netherlands vs Czech Republic Euro 2020 live stream
Date: Sunday, June 27
Kick-off time: 6pm CET / 5pm BST / 12pm ET / 9pm PT / 2am AEST / 4am NZST
Venue: Ferenc Puskás Stadium, Budapest, Hungary
Free live stream: ITV Hub (see below for more)
Watch anywhere: try ExpressVPN 100% risk-free
Despite an uninspiring set of results in the lead up to this tournament, the Netherlands have gone on to be one of just three teams in the competition to take maximum points during the group phase.
The Dutch have been free scoring, with new Barcelona signing Memphis Depay showing the sort of form that has earned him his dream move to the Spanish giants.
They now face one of the more stubbornly defensive sides in the competition, with the disciplined Czech Republic likely to provide a tough nut to crack.
While perhaps less adventurous than the Dutch, in Patrik Schick the Czech’s have one of the most impressive forwards of the tournament so far. With his three goals helping his side finished third in Group D behind England and Croatia.
Read on for how to watch a Netherlands vs Czech Republic live stream for FREE today.
Free Euro 2020 live streams
There’s great news for anyone looking to binge watch this summer’s tournament, with a number of European broadcasters showing every match for free. We suggest you double check your local listings to confirm the details of who is showing this game, but among Europe’s free-to-air broadcasters are:
UK – ITV and ITV Hub
France – TF1
Spain – Mediaset
Italy – RAI
How to live stream Netherlands vs Czech Republic from outside your country
Our guide below gives detailed instructions on how you can watch this Euro 2020 match live in the UK, US, Australia, Canada and New Zealand. However, if you’re abroad at any point during the tournament, you won’t be able to live stream the football via your usual domestic broadcaster.
This is down to geo-blocking, which restricts certain services and content to specific parts of the world. However, you can get avoid geo-blocks by using a VPN, or Virtual Private Network. It’s completely legal, very affordable and easy to use – and it also encrypts your browsing, offering protection against cybercriminals and government snooping.
Use a VPN to live stream Euro 2020 from anywhere
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Using a VPN is as easy as one-two-three…
1. Download and install a VPN – as we say, our top choice is ExpressVPN
2. Connect to the appropriate server location – open the VPN app, hit ‘choose location’ and select the appropriate location
3. Go to the broadcaster’s live stream – so if you’re from the UK, just head to ITV Hub
How to watch a FREE Netherlands vs Czech Republic live stream online in the UK
In the UK, Netherlands vs Czech Republic is being shown on ITV1, with kick-off set for 5pm BST. The build-up starts at 4.15pm BST.
As it’s on ITV, anyone located in the UK can tune in for FREE.
For added on-the-go viewing convenience, you can also live stream Netherlands vs Czech Republic free by firing up ITV Hub, which has an excellent app that’s available on nearly anything that plugs in these days – just give it a search on your device, phone or console of choice.
Not in the UK right now? No worries – just use a VPN to port yourself back home, then watch live as usual.
How to watch Netherlands vs Czech Republic in the US for free and without cable
Euro 2020 coverage is split between ESPN and ABC in the US, with the former network showing this match that kicks off at 12pm ET / 9am PT.
If you get ESPN as part of your cable package, you can also live stream Netherlands vs Czech Republic directly through the the ESPN website.
How to watch Netherlands vs Czech Republic without cable
Cord-cutters are in luck too, because you can watch every single Euro 2020 game without having an expensive cable package.
Great-value OTT streaming service Sling TV is the option we recommend. Its Orange package costs just $35 a month and gets you all the games on ESPN and ABC (the latter thanks to simulcasts on ESPN3).
Better still, Sling is offering new subscribers a fantastic bargain – right now you can get a whole month of Sling Orange for $10. The package also includes TNT, Nick Jr. and plenty more, and unlike cable, you can cancel your subscription at any time.
Another brilliant option is fuboTV, which is an even more fully-featured streaming service that offers ESPN, ABC and more than 120 other channels. Packages start from $64.99 a month and there’s even a FREE fuboTV trial you can try to see if it’s right for you.
How to live stream Netherlands vs Czech Republic in Australia
Optus Sport has exclusive live broadcast rights in Australia for Euro 2020 matches, including this game which is set to get under way at 2am AEST on Monday morning.
And if you’re prepared to get up early enough then the great news is that Optus is showing this first game absolutely FREE!
For the rest of the tournament. An Optus Sport subscription will set you back $14.99 per month, but you can save money by signing up for a longer term, with a three-month plan costing $29.99 and a 12-month pass available for $99.
You can stream Optus Sport coverage via your mobile, PC or tablet, and can also access the service on Fetch TV, Chromecast or Apple TV.
And if you leave Oz at any point during the tournament, simply use a VPN to tune in as normal on your Optus account.
How to watch Netherlands vs Czech Republic: live stream Euro 2020 soccer in Canada
Netherlands vs Czech Republic will be shown live in Canada, along with the rest of Euro 2020, on English-language TSN or French-language TVA Sports.
If you get them as part of your cable deal, then you’ll just be able to log in with the details of your provider and get access to a Netherlands vs Czech Republic live stream, with kick-off set for 12pm ET / 9am PT.
If you don’t have cable, it may make more sense to opt for their digital platforms. The TSN Direct and TVA Sports Direct streaming services each cost just $19.99 a month, and work across a range of devices, including phones, computers and tablets.
And don’t forget that using a VPN is the way to get a Euro 2020 live stream if you’re away from Canada when the game you want to watch is on.
How to watch Netherlands vs Czech Republic at Euro 2020 online in New Zealand
Kiwis can watch all the Euro 2020 action on Sky Sport.
As you’d expect, there’s a somewhat inconvenient kick off time for this match in New Zealand, with Netherlands vs Czech Republic set to start at 4am NZST on Monday morning.
You can get Sky Sport in New Zealand as part of a range of pay TV packages, and subscribers can watch online via the Sky Go service.
If you’re not already a customer, you can try the Sky Sport Now streaming-only platform, which costs $19.99 for a weekly pass and works across a wide range of devices, including phones, laptops, Apple TV and Chromecast.
Anyone in New Zealand from abroad or vice-versa can use the VPN route outlined above to access their service of choice just like they would at home.