Steve Borthwick's side have won both of their Pool D games so far and are strong favourites to make it three in today's match

Four-time Rugby World Cup finalists versus tournament newcomers. England will be strong favourites for today’s Pool D encounter – the first ever meeting between the two sides – and this article explains how to watch an England v Chile live stream, wherever you are. It also includes details of how to watch for FREE on ITV1 and ITVX in the UK.

Stade Pierre-Mauroy is hosting this Pool D encounter on a sunny afternoon in Lille. Kick-off is at 4:45pm, and a victory will almost certainly secure England a place in the knock-out stages. Below we’ll tell you all the details you need to tune in – and if you’re watching from outside your country, you can use a VPN to watch England v Chile FOR FREE from abroad via ExpressVPN.

England have won both of their Rugby World Cup matches so far, against Argentina and Japan, dispelling fears that their poor pre-tournament form would seep into the the tournament. Head coach Steve Borthwick has made 12 changes to the starting line-up that beat Japan last weekend. Most notably, captain Owen Farrell comes into the side at fly-half, while Marcus Smith starts at full-back.

Chile, meanwhile, have lost their games against Japan and Samoa. They have made nine changes to the starting 15 from last weekend, with Francisco Urroz making his World Cup debut at full-back. South Africa’s Jaco Peyper is the referee for the match.

Make sure you do not miss out on an England v Chile live stream that gets underway soon by following the information below. We have details of all the Rugby World Cup fixtures and how to watch them right here, and if you scroll down to the end of the article you can find the team line-ups and kick-off times where you are.

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Rodrigo Fernandez of Chile (Getty Images)

Watch England v Chile: live stream for FREE in the UK

ITV have the exclusive rights to show the Rugby World Cup to UK audiences, including England’s third match of the tournament. Coverage of England v Chile gets underway at 3:55pm (BST) this afternoon on ITV1, ahead of the 4:45pm kick-off.

All matches can be streamed FREE on ITVX. They have an amazing app that works on almost all your smart devices. Just search for the app on any device, phone or console you have.

If you’re outside of the UK, but want your usual coverage, it’s best to check out ExpressVPN (which comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee) and follow the instructions below. As well as a VPN, you’ll need a valid TV licence to watch ITVX when abroad.

How to watch an England v Chile live stream from outside your country

If you want to watch the Rugby World Cup action from your country’s broadcaster, but are abroad, you can do so by using a VPN – Virtual Private Network.

Our fine colleagues at TechRadar have tested hundreds of VPNs and recommend ExpressVPN, which is easy to use, has strong security features and lets you to watch on several devices at once, including smart TVs and phones, iPads, tablets, PCs and Macs.

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Watch England v Chile: live stream from South Africa

If you want to watch the Rugby World Cup from South Africa, SuperSport is the place to go. Build up gets underway at 5:00pm, and the match kicks off at 5:45pm South Africa Standard Time.

There are various SuperSport packages available, whether you want to watch via DStv or stream.

Watch England v Chile: live stream for FREE from Ireland

In Ireland, coverage of World Cup matches is being shared between RTÉ and Virgin Media Television.

England v Chile will be available FOR FREE on VMTV1 and  Virgin Media Player. Coverage starts at 4:15pm, ahead of the 4:45pm kick-off (Irish Standard Time).

If you’re going to be away from home, you can use ExpressVPN to watch England v Chile FOR FREE from abroad.

Watch England v Chile: live stream from the USA

For those who live in the United States, England v Chile kicks-off at 11:45am (ET), 8:45am (PT). 

NBC Sports will be streaming all 48 matches, including England v Chile, on their Peacock Premium streaming service, which is available for $5.99 per month.

England v Chile is also one of the Rugby World Cup matches available on CNBC.

Sling is a smart TV service that allows people in the US to watch cable channels on their TV, laptop or tablet without actually having to subscribe to an annual cable TV package.

CNBC is available on Sling with the Sling Blue package with the News Extra add-on. It’s $41 per month but the first seven days are free and you can cancel at any time.


Watch England v Chile: live stream from Australia

Wallabies fans will have plenty of interest in the match as they could be facing England in a quarter-final clash – if the Wallabies bounce back from their Fiji defeat! Aussie rugby fans should tune in to Stan Sport, as the streaming platform will be showing all 48 matches, ad-free, live and on demand.

Rugby lovers in Australia can watch coverage from 1:30am on Sunday 24 September, with kick off at 1:45am.

It costs $15 a month to add Stan Sport to your general Stan plan. There is also a 30-day free trial available so you can give Stan a run out first – though this does not apply to Stan Sport.

Watch England v Chile: live stream from New Zealand

To catch this match, rugby fans in New Zealand will need to be up in time – or stay up – for a 3:45am kick-off on Sunday 24 September, tuning into Sky Sport NZ. A Rugby World Cup 2023 Pass is available for $89.99, giving you access to all 48 matches live and on demand.

Watch England v Chile: live stream for FREE from Europe

World Rugby’s RugbyPass TV streaming service is providing English language Rugby World Cup live streams FOR FREE in Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Malta, Slovakia and Ukraine.

TF1 have the broadcast rights in France – however, they have also agreed a sub-licensing deal for 28 of the 48 matches with commercial broadcaster M6 and public-service broadcaster France Télévisions as well. Kick off is at 5:45pm French time.

In Italy, Rai and Sky Italia are sharing the rights to show the World Cup. England v Chile kicks off at 5:45pm in Italy.

Watch England v Chile: live stream for FREE from Asia

World Rugby’s RugbyPass TV streaming service is providing Rugby World Cup live streams FOR FREE in China, Mongolia, Myanmar, South Korea, Turkmenistan and Vietnam.

beIN Sports is the place to go to watch an England v Chile live stream in Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Timor-Leste, Philippines, Thailand, Laos and Cambodia. All 48 matches of the tournament will be available on the beIN Sports Connect app, and on dedicated pop-up channel beIN Sports Rugby.

In some countries (including Hong Kong, Singapore and Philippines), Rugby World Cup matches are not included as part of your usual BeIN Sports subscription. To watch the tournament, you’ll need to pay for an additional RWC Pass, which will give you access to all the matches. (Prices vary by country.)

England v Chile: team line-ups

England: Marcus Smith, Henry Arundell, Elliot Daly, Ollie Lawrence, Max Malins Owen Farrell (captain), Danny Care; Bevan Rodd, Theo Dan, Kyle Sinckler, David Ribbans, George Martin, Lewis Ludlam, Jack Willis, Billy Vunipola

Replacements: Jack Walker, Joe Marler, Will Stuart, Ollie Chessum, Ben Earl, Ben Youngs, George Ford, Joe Marchant

Chile: Francisco Urroz, Cristobal Game, Domingo Saavedra, Matias Garafulic, Franco Velarde, Rodrigo Fernandez, Benjamin Videla; Salvador Lues, Augusto Bohme, Matias Dittus, Clemente Saavedra, Javier Eissmann, Martín Sigren (captain), Ignacio Silva, Alfonso Escobar

Replacements: Tomas Dussaillant, Vittorio Lastra, Inaki Gurruchaga, Pablo Huete, Thomas Orchard, Raimundo Martínez, Lukas Carvallo, Inaki Ayarza

England v Chile: kick-off times

UK: 4:45pm
South Africa: 5:45pm
11:45am (ET), 8:45am (PT)
1:45am (AEST), Sunday 24 September
New Zealand:
3:45am, Sunday 24 September

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