England and Tonga face off for only the fourth time ever, at the end of what has been a turbulent week for both teams. Read on as our guide explains how to get an England vs Tonga live stream and watch the rugby autumn international online today.
Today was supposed to mark the start of an exciting new era for England, but many of the new faces that Eddie Jones has brought in have been struck down by injury.
Date: Saturday, November 6
Kick-off time: 3.15pm GMT / 11.15am ET / 8.15am / 2.15am AEDT / 4.15am NZDT
Venue: Twickenham Stadium, London
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Raffi Quirke, Harry Randall, Max Malins, Louis Lynagh, Marcus Smith and Freddie Steward have all either been ruled out or are doubtful, which gives some of the more experienced heads a chance to show why it's not yet time to chuck them onto the scrapheap. Although captain Owen Farrell has also been side-lined with a positive Covid diagnosis.
Tonga are sure to have had a rough few days too, with their 60-14 defeat at the hands of Scotland last weekend giving acting head coach Grant Doorey plenty of food for thought.
The Sea Eagles looked promising on the ball at times but conceded 10 tries, and they could field a drastically different team, after nine players including Ma'afu Fia and Ben Tameifuna hooked up with the squad during the week.
Follow our guide as we explain all the ways to get a rugby live stream and how to watch England vs Tonga - including on ways to tune in for free.
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How to watch England vs Tonga FREE in the UK
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Amazon has the rights to broadcast 17 of the 20 Autumn Internationals in the UK, and England vs Tonga is one of them.
It kicks off at 3.15pm GMT on Saturday afternoon, and Amazon Prime (opens in new tab) members can live stream all of the action at no additional cost.
An Amazon Prime membership costs £79 per year or £7.99 per month, but new users can sign up for a FREE 30-day Amazon Prime trial (opens in new tab) with full access to live sports coverage, Amazon's library of TV shows and films as well as free one-day delivery on purchases from Amazon's online store during that time.
Not in the UK but still want to watch the rugby on your Prime account? Your best option is to download and install a VPN (opens in new tab) and then log in to a UK IP address.
How to live stream England vs Tonga from outside your country
If you're abroad right now and try to stream the rugby via your native broadcaster, you'll soon discover that you can't, as it's location restricted. But there is a way to tune in regardless.
By downloading and installing a VPN, you can effectively trick your computer into thinking that it's back at home. That way you can enjoy your home coverage without having to find an illegal stream - assuming you comply with the broadcaster's fine print, of course - specifically its terms and conditions.
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How to watch rugby in the US: live stream England vs Tonga
Dedicated rugby streaming service FloRugby (opens in new tab) has the broadcast rights to show the England vs Tonga game in the US, with kick-off set for 11.15am ET / 8.15am PT on Saturday morning.
FloRugby is the home of all of the autumn internationals rugby action, and a monthly subscription costs $29.99, with an annual subscription costing $150 - head to the site to sign up and watch (opens in new tab).
Both packages give you access to the entire FloSports network, which includes coverage of cycling, motorsport and American Football, all of which can be watched on a range of devices, including iOS, Android, Roku, Fire TV, Chromecast and Apple TV.
How to live stream England vs Tonga in New Zealand
Sky Sport (opens in new tab) is showing the England vs Tonga game in New Zealand, but prepare for a seriously late night (or a hideously early morning) with kick-off set for 4.15am NZDT in the early hours of Sunday morning.
If you're awake for it, Sky Sport subscribers can live stream the game via the Sky Go service, while cord-cutters and anyone else can try the Sky Sport Now streaming-only platform - where a weekly pass costs just $19.99.
Anyone in New Zealand from abroad or vice-versa can use the VPN route (opens in new tab) outlined earlier to access their preferred coverage just like they would at home.
How to watch England vs Tonga: live stream rugby in Australia
In Australia you can tune in to England vs Tonga on Stan Sport, though prepare for a very late night, as kick-off is set for 2.15am AEDT on Saturday night/Sunday morning.
A subscription costs $10 per month (on top of a $10 Stan sub), but you can take advantage of a 7-day FREE Stan Sport trial (opens in new tab).
If you're currently out of Australia but want to watch an England vs Tonga live stream, you'll need to get yourself a VPN (opens in new tab) as per the instructions above.
England vs Tonga live stream: watch rugby FREE in Canada
England vs Tonga kicks off at 11.15am ET / 8.15am PT on Saturday, and it's being shown by DAZN in Canada.
That means you can tune in without paying a penny, thanks to DAZN's handy 1-month FREE trial (opens in new tab) deal!
The streaming service is not only showing plenty of rugby action, but it's also the place to watch the NFL, and Premier League and Champions League soccer.
If you decide to keep DAZN, you'll pay $20-a-month or an annual subscription of $150, and the service is available via a dedicated apps for a wide array of platforms and devices, including iOS and Android, as well as Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Chromecast, Apple TV, and most modern Smart TVs.
You can sign up and get started straight away - free trial or not - by heading to the DAZN website now (opens in new tab).
How to watch England vs Tonga: live stream rugby in South Africa
Rugby fans looking to watch the England vs Tonga game in South Africa can tune in via subscription service SuperSport. Kick-off is set for 5.15pm SAST on Saturday.
And if you're not going to be in front of your TV for this game, you can also watch the action via the network's streaming service (opens in new tab) for PC and Mac, as well as via SuperSport's dedicated app.
If you want to catch SuperSport's coverage but are out of the country, you can use a VPN (opens in new tab) to tune in from anywhere.
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