Our March clashes against fellow promotion-chasers Fulham and West Bromwich Albion have been selected for live Sky Sports coverage.
On Friday 13 March, we will make the short trip to Craven Cottage to take on Fulham, kick-off 7.45pm before we welcome The Baggies to Griffin Park on Tuesday 17 March, kick-off 7.45pm.
Sky have now announced their initial live TV selections up to 18 March. So far this season, Thomas Frank’s Bees have a perfect record of five wins from five on Sky Sports. After a 3-1 victory on the road at Barnsley in September, both our wins over west London rivals Queens Park Rangers were shown, either side of a 3-1 Boxing Day success against Swansea City. Last Saturday saw us put five past Hull City in front of the TV cameras. On Saturday 22 February, we will be on TV once more, welcoming Blackburn Rovers to Griffin Park. A full list of live games can be seen here and the latest selections are below.
Friday 13 March Fulham v Brentford 7:45pm
Saturday 14 March West Bromwich Albion v Birmingham City 12:30pm
Tuesday 17 March Brentford v West Bromwich Albion 7:45pm
Wednesday 18 March Leeds United v Fulham 7:45pm
Wednesday 18 March Nottingham Forest v Huddersfield Town 7:45pm (Co-exclusive)
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 four-week minimum notice commitment)
- Selections for 21 March by 21 February.
- 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.