Two more Sky Bet Championship fixtures, plus one from League Two, have been selected for live TV coverage. Sky have now announced their initial live TV selections up to the weekend of 21 March, selecting two fixtures to show from the second tier that weekend. Brentford's game away to Reading was not selected. Fans making plans should, however, note that this weekend is when Emirates FA Cup Sixth Round ties will be played and Reading are still in the competition. A full list of live games can be seen here and the latest selections are below.
Saturday 21 March Queens Park Rangers v Fulham 12.30pm
Sunday 22 March Nottingham Forest v Bristol City 3pm
Monday 23 March Plymouth Argyle v Exeter City 7.45pm
In line with the new Domestic Broadcast Agreement with Sky Sports coming into force from the beginning of the 2019/20 season, further amendments have been made to the TV Selections Policy. The minimum five week commitment remains in place for the majority of the season but the rolling basis period commences for matches taking place from 7 March onwards is to be shortened to four weeks’ public notice. The date of rolling selections commences on 7 February for matches from 7 March onwards. The notice period remains at three weeks for the penultimate weekend of the season as per the amendment in March 2018.
SKY SPORTS LIVE TV ANNOUNCEMENT DATES 2019/20
(Illustrative but subject to a five-week minimum notice commitment)
- Selections for 28 March by 28 February.
- Selections for 4 April by 6 March.
- Selections for 10 April to 13 April by 13 March.
- Selections for 18 April by 20 March.
- Selections for 25 April by 3 April.
- Selections for 2 and 3 May by 27 April.