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Premier League fixtures on TV

Sky Sports and BT Sport have confirmed which Premier League fixtures they'll be airing. Find out where to watch your favourite football games here.

The 2018/19 Premier League season begins on 10 August, with Sky Sports showing the first match of the season: Manchester United vs Leicester.

Sky Sports airs the bulk of the fixtures, but BT Sport gets its fair share of exciting matches, too, plus their Premier League matches are aired between the UEFA Super Cup and Champions League matches.

So far, matches have only been announced through to 1 October, but this guide will be updated as more televised fixtures are announced.

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August Premier League fixtures

The season kicks off with Manchester United up against Leicester on Sky Sports, which also takes in the first game for defending champs, Manchester City, who are up against Arsenal. BT Sport viewers have Chelsea v Arsenal to look forward to on 18 August.

Date Teams Time Channel
10 August Manchester United v Leicester 19:45 Sky Sports logo
11 August Newcastle v Tottenham 12:30 Sky Sports logo
11 August Wolves v Everton 17:30 BT Sport logo
12 August Liverpool v West Ham 13:30 Sky Sports logo
12 August Arsenal v Manchester City 16:00 Sky Sports logo
18 August Cardiff v Newcastle 12:30 Sky Sports logo
18 August Chelsea v Arsenal 17:30 BT Sport logo
19 August Manchester City v Huddersfield 13:30 Sky Sports logo
19 August Brighton v Manchester United 16:00 Sky Sports logo
20 August Crystal Palace v Liverpool 20:00 Sky Sports logo
25 August Wolves v Manchester City 12:30 Sky Sports logo
25 August Liverpool v Brighton & Hove Albion 17:30 BT Sport logo
26 August Watford v Crystal Palace 13:30 Sky Sports logo
26 August Newcastle v Chelsea 16:00 Sky Sports logo
27 August Manchester United v Tottenham 20:00 Sky Sports logo

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September Premier League fixtures

BT Sport has another exciting match for Chelsea fans in September: Chelsea v Liverpool. And speaking of Liverpool, fans of the Reds with Sky Sports will want to take keep 15 September free to watch Tottenham v Liverpool at 12:30.

Date Teams Time Channel
1 September Leicester v Liverpool 12:30 Sky Sports logo
1 September Manchester City v Newcastle 17:30 BT Sport logo
2 September Cardiff v Arsenal 13:30 Sky Sports logo
2 September Watford v Tottenham 16:00 Sky Sports logo
15 September Tottenham v Liverpool 12:30 Sky Sports logo
15 September Watford v Manchester United 17:30 BT Sport logo
16 September Wolves v Burnley 13:30 Sky Sports logo
16 September Everton v West Ham 16:00 Sky Sports logo
17 September Southampton v Brighton 20:00 Sky Sports logo
16 September Everton v West Ham 16:00 Sky Sports logo
22 September Fulham v Watford 12:30 Sky Sports logo
22 September Brighton & Hove Albion v Tottenham 17:30 BT Sport logo
23 September West Ham v Chelsea 13:30 Sky Sports logo
23 September Arsenal v Everton 16:00 Sky Sports logo
29 September West Ham v Manchester United 12:30 BT Sport logo
29 September Chelsea v Liverpool 17:30 BT Sport logo
30 September Cardiff v Burnley 16:00 Sky Sports logo

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October Premier League fixtures

Only one match has been announced on Sky Sports, but both BT Sport and Sky Sports will be announcing more in the coming months.

Date Teams Time Channel
1 October Bournemouth v Crystal Palace 20:00 Sky Sports new logo

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Football on Sky Sports

The number of Premier League games on Sky Sports is much higher than on BT Sport: Sky Sports airs 126 games live whilst BT Sport only has the rights to air 42 matches exclusively.

On top of Premier League games, Sky Sports also airs matches from the English Football League, La Liga and the Scottish Professional Football League.

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Football on BT Sport

Although there are fewer BT Sport Premier League games than on Sky, BT shows a lot of other football matches and leagues to keep even the most passionate sports fans interested.

In addition to Premier League matches, BT Sport also airs matches from the FA Cup and Europa League, and it's the only place to watch the UEFA Champions League.

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BT Sport or Sky Sports?

While both BT Sport and Sky Sports air enough sporting events to keep most people entertained, there are some major differences between the two in terms of what they air and how much they cost.

You can find out more in our guide to BT Sport versus Sky Sports to find out which one is right for you.

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