How to watch Newcastle United vs Southampton Carabao Cup semi final second leg - TV & live stream information
Eddie Howe’s side are preparing for the biggest game of their season so far with a place in the final at Wembley Stadium up for grabs at St James’ Park.
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Newcastle United are just 90 minutes away from reaching their first cup final appearance in over 90 years if they can beat Southampton this evening.
Eddie Howe’s side lead 1-0 in their Carabao Cup semi final tie with the Saints, having picked up a win at St Mary’s lat week courtesy of Joelinton’s second half goal. If they can keep a hold of that advantage or better it then they will be heading for Wembley Stadium on February 26 where either Manchester United or Nottingham Forest would be their opponents. For any supporters who are unable to make it to St James’ Park tonight, here is everything you need to know about how to watch the match both on TV and online:
What TV channel is Newcastle United vs Southampton on?
Newcastle United’s Carabao Cup semi-final second leg at home to Southampton will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event (channel 401) and Sky Sports Football (channel 203). Build up starts at 7pm with the match due to kick off one hour later at 8pm.
Newcastle United vs Southampton live stream
Sky customers can stream the match live via the Sky Go app which can be downloaded from most mainstream app stores. Non-Sky customers can also stream the match by purchasing a NowTV package. The streaming service offers a number of different packages for customers to choose from including a daily membership for £11.98 or a monthly membership, which would also cover the final on February 28, for £33.99.
Carabao Cup semi-final rules - extra time, penalties and away goals
If the aggregate scores are level at full time then tonight’s match will go to extra time and then a penalty shoot-out if required. There is no ‘away goals rule’ in play for this match meaning any scoreline that would see Southampton win by one goal on the night would send the game to extra time.
When is the Carabao Cup final? Date, kick off time and potential finalists
The 2023 Carabao Cup final is due to be played on Sunday, February 26 at Wembley Stadium in London. The kick off time for the final has not yet been announced. Similarly, information on TV coverage and ticket sales has not been announced but everything is likely to be decided and announced once the finalists are in place.
If Newcastle United make it to the showpiece event then they will face either Manchester United or Nottingham Forest. The two Premier League rivals face off at Old Trafford tomorrow (Wednesday, February 1) in the second leg of their semi-final. The Red Devils are in complete control of the tie, having won the first leg at the City Ground 3-0 last week.
That match will also be shown live on Sky Sports, via the SkyGo app and on NowTV as United supporters want to size up their potential final opponents (should they beat Southampton). Build up for that match begins at 7:30pm on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football ahead of an 8pm kick off.