sbo222 Sky has extended its Premier League rights through to 2022 and will show more matches than ever before.
With four packs of rights totalling 128 games a season - up from 126 matches currently - the deal to run from 2019 will offer Sky Sports viewers every first-pick weekend match, plus Saturday evening fixtures for the first time, all screened on Sky's dedicated Premier League channel.
Following the outcome of the recent Premier League auction, Sky has acquired the following rights between 2019/20 and 2021/22:
The biggest head to heads with every weekend 'first pick' and 14 'second picks'
The best slots including Saturday tea time matches, Super Sunday, Monday Night Football and Friday Night Football sbo222
For the first time, Saturday evening matches
The agreement strengthens Sky's position as the best provider of the broadest range of content, which includes 10 channels of sport covering live Premier League, English Football League, Scottish Football, exclusive coverage of Formula 1 from 2019 to 2024, plus England cricket through to 2024.
This great sport sits alongside the best drama, comedy and entertainment, which will include over 50 Sky Original productions over the course of 2018. These content investments across the whole portfolio reflect Sky's continuing journey towards a more broadly-based business which seeks to provide something for every household and everyone in the household sbo222