England take on Spain in the Three Lions’ first game after finishing fourth at the World Cup. Part of the new UEFA Nations League competition, England will play over the course of the three-month competition.

You can view all the UEFA Nations League fixtures here.  

The final isn’t until 9 June, so it’s on for the next few months in the international breaks in the regular football season.

The England match is easy to watch in the UK - here's how.

When is England vs Spain?

England vs Spain is on Saturday 8 September. Kick-off is at 7.45pm UK time.

What channel is England vs Spain on?

You can watch the match live on Sky Sports Main Event. If you have Sky Sports already, simply tune in.

If you want to sign up for Sky Sports, you can check out your options here

How to watch England vs Spain without Sky

If you don’t have Sky Sports, you can still watch the match on Now TV. Now TV allows you to pay a one-off fee with no contract for a day, week or month to access every Sky Sports channel.

The month pass normally costs £33.99 but to celebrate the start of the UEFA Nations League, you can get it now for just £20. This offer ends at 11.59pm on 11 September, so hurry.

You can then stream the match on your laptop or via the Now TV smartphone and tablet app.

How to watch England vs Spain if you are abroad

If you have Sky Sports or Now TV but you’re on holiday, you can still watch England vs Spain using a VPN. This is software that allows you to access country-restricted content from anywhere on your laptop, phone or tablet.

We recommend NordVPN, a service we rated the best VPN around. See its pricing here and catch England even if you're not at home.