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SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE CONFIRMED

8 June 2020

The revised fixture schedule for the remainder of the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season - which will resume on Saturday June 20 - has today been confirmed.

Eleven fixtures have been selected for Sky Sports coverage over the first three rounds, following the restart, with the full fixture list and television selections now available to view HERE

Championship contenders Fulham and Brentford will kick-off the restart in front of the Sky Sports cameras on Saturday June 20 at 12.30pm before West Bromwich Albion welcome Birmingham City to the Hawthorns (3.00pm).

As part of the opening weekend of televised fixtures, current leaders Leeds United’s visit to Cardiff City will also be available for supporters - on Sky Sports - on Sunday June 21 (12.00pm).

Over the weekend of 26-28 June, five fixtures will be televised, including Bristol City’s clash with Sheffield Wednesday on Sunday June 28 (12.00pm) and Nottingham Forest v Huddersfield Town (2.15pm).

As part of three televised midweek fixtures, Preston North End will take centre stage on Wednesday July 1 at 5.00pm when they take on Derby County at Deepdale, as they become the first club in English football to play 5,000 league fixtures.

As we build up to the conclusion of 2019/20 Season, Sky Sports will broadcast 30 of the remaining 108 Sky Bet Championship matches.

2019/20 season-ticket holders will not miss any of the action as all home and away fixtures will be streamed via a club’s iFollow (or equivalent) service. 

Access to the games will be determined by the club where the supporter holders a season ticket and may be in lieu of a refund or part of a wider package as determined by each individual club.

The 30 live Sky matches will also be available to the EFL’s overseas broadcasters via the league’s partnership with Pitch International. 

Quest will also provide extended highlights on both Saturday evenings and midweek, whilst talkSPORT will provide exclusive national radio commentary on selected Sky Bet Championship matches.

Further Sky Sports television selections will be announced in due course.


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