The Football League and Sky Sports have announced the games selected for live TV coverage for September. These 16 games are in addition to the two already announced for the Capital One Cup. The next set of games will be announced in July.tv_cameraman2_thumb

The new deal between Sky Sports and the Football League, will mean that there will be 112 games shown live over the course of the season, plus the 15 play-off finals and the three finals.

Channel 5 have the highlights package for the Football League, and these games will be shown earlier than wit the BBC in recent seasons.

Date Kick off Game League
Fri 7 August 19.45 Brighton v Nottm Forest Championship
Sat 8 Aug 12.30 Leeds v Burnley Championship
Sun 9 Aug 12.00 Preston v Middlesborough Championship
Sun16 Aug 12.00 Wolves v Hull Championship
Fri 21 Aug 19.45 Birmingham v Derby Championship
Sat 22 Aug 12.30 Leeds v Sheff Wed Championship
Fri 28 Aug 19.45 Blackburn v Bolton Championship
Sat 29 Aug 12.05 Derby v Leeds Championship
Sat 5 September 12.05 Southend v Peterborough League 1
Sun 6 Sep 12.15 Bristol Rovers v Oxford Utd League 2
Sun 6 Sep 14.30 Burton v Coventry League 1
Fri 11 Sep 20.00 Reading v Ipswich Championship
Sat 19 Sep 12.30 Nottm Forest v Middlesborough Championship
Fri 25 Sep 19.45 Fulham v QPR Championship
Fri 2 October 19.45 Rotherham v Burnley Championship
Sat 3 Oct 12.30 Wolves v Huddersfield Championship

Former Exeter City player, Don Goodman, will be on the panel of experts along with Peter Beagrie and Andy Hinchcliffe. The shows will be hosted by Simon Thomas.

By Hants

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