Watch English Premier League soccer with Hotspot Shield VPN — Hotspot Shield VPN for Windows

 You must have a subscription service to a streaming service that broadcasts English Premier League soccer (i.e. BBC iPlayer in the U.K.), as well as a subscription to Hotspot Shield Premium to access the fastest servers dedicated for streaming in HD.

Follow the instructions below to watch English Premier League soccer with Hotspot Shield VPN, and read troubleshooting tips.  

Step 1: Sign in to Hotspot Shield Premium, and turn the VPN on

Please verify the following information:

 

  1. I have a Hotspot Shield Premium subscription
    Access to Premium streaming services is a Hotspot Shield Premium feature. Make sure you’re subscribed and logged in so that you can select different server locations. If you don’t have a Premium account, subscribe here.
  2. I’m signed in to my Premium account
    Check if you’re signed in to your Premium account. To do this, open the app, select the hamburger menu near the top left corner of the screen Hamburger.png, and select “Account.”
  3. Hotspot Shield is turned on
    To ensure that Hotspot Shield VPN is on and running in the background, you’ll see the timer counting upward from within the connect button, and you’ll be able to view and change server locations.

Step 2: Ensure that you’re connected to the correct virtual location

If you can say “yes” to all of the above questions, but you’re still having trouble watching English Premier League soccer with your VPN, follow the instructions below:

  1. Ensure that you’re connected to Hotspot Shield VPN servers in the UK by selecting the dropdown menu on the right-hand side of “Server location:” and choosing “United Kingdom”
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  2. Go to your streaming platform homepage or open the application and sign in to your account
  3. Try watching English Premier League soccer again

Step 3: Close Hotspot Shield, your streaming service, and clear your cache

  1. Disconnect Hotspot Shield VPN and close the application
  2. Sign out of your streaming platform account and close your web browser
  3. Clear your browser's cookies and cache. Learn how to do this here: how to clear cookies and cache?
  4. Open the Hotspot Shield application again and turn the VPN ON
  5. Go to your streaming platform homepage or open the application and sign in to your account
  6. Try watching English Premier League soccer again

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