Festive Football on Sky Sports: 46 live Premier League, EFL and Scottish clashes over 33 days
It will be a Festive Season to consider on Sky Sports as 46 matches will be televised by the stations over 33 times such as a pick.
Matches to be shown include champions Manchester City vs Manchester United (December 7), Arsenal vs Manchester City (December 15), Manchester City vs Leicester (December 21) Tottenham vs Chelsea (December 22) and Arsenal vs Chelsea (December 29).
Each EFL Championship team is going to be shown live comprising three of the best six being shown live on Boxing Day, within the Festive Period. Leeds face Preston and Brentford host Swansea.
Sky Sports’ Carabao Cup quarter-final selections comprise holders Manchester City’s trip to Oxford United (December 18), while Aston Villa confront listing eight-time winners Liverpool (December 17).
North of the border winners Celtic face arch-rivals Rangers in the Old Firm derby (December 29) while Boxing Day sees the Edinburgh derby, Hibernian vs Hearts.
Sky Sports Head of Football Gary Hughes said:”Sky Sports is delighted to present our clients the very best of festive football.
“We will show the largest head-to-heads from the Premier League each weekend, so our viewers will see each EFL Championship group in activity, and naturally at the Premiership we will have only live coverage of one of sport’s greatest rivalries between Celtic and Rangers.
“As well as that, we will have two Carabao Cup quarter-finals. We now have more live football than anybody else!”
It’s been a season to remember so far for Sky Sports. Audiences for its Scottish Premiership are on the upswing, up 17 per cent placed before Sky Sports getting this league’s exclusive broadcaster from next year.
Sky Sports will show 46 games from December 1 through to January 2 to watch Sky+ and our premium service SkyQ. A NowTV day pass is priced at #9.99, a week pass at #14.99, or per month pass costing $33.99.
You may see the best pieces of each Sky Sports Premier League match on YouTube, in addition to every Saturday 3pm fixture – which will be accessible from 5.15pm.
HOW TO WATCH PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS
This season it’s possible to see without being a Sky Sports subscriber just following the whistle for free and Premier League highlights.
We’ll bring you highlights of each Premier League match on the Sky Sports site and program at full-time or from 5.15pm on Saturday afternoons.
You will also be able catch Premier League emphasizes on our Sky Sports Football YouTube channel and to watch In-game objects from Sky Live matches on Twitter.