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READ | Festive fixtures confirmed for Sky Sports coverage

8 November 2018

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READ | Festive fixtures confirmed for Sky Sports coverage

8 November 2018

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The latest EFL selections have been announced for live coverage on Sky Sports, with nine fixtures across the festive period in the Sky Bet Championship.

Kicking off the latest selections will be Sheffield United’s eagerly anticipated fixture against fellow promotion rivals West Bromwich Albion at Bramall Lane on Friday 14 December, before Bristol City host the high-flying Canaries the following day in a 5:30pm kick-off at Ashton Gate.

The weekend is rounded off in style as the Sky Sports cameras travel from Bristol to Pride Park, with Derby County hosting Nottingham Forest in a fascinating East-Midlands derby clash between the promotion-chasing pair in a 7:45pm start.

Sky Bet Championship table-toppers Leeds United are also in action during the busy Christmas period, as they travel to Villa Park to face Aston Villa on Sunday 23 December, before another away trip against Nottingham Forest at the City Ground brings in the New Year on Tuesday 01 January in a 3pm kick-off. 

The latest selections are rounded off at The Den, as Millwall host Tony Mowbray’s Blackburn Rovers side in a 5:30pm start on Saturday 12 January.

The full list of games selected for live coverage are as follows:

Friday 14 December                      Sheffield United v West Bromwich Albion            7.45pm

Saturday 15 December                   Bristol City v Norwich City                                      5.30pm

Monday 17 December                   Derby County v Nottingham Forest                       7.45pm


Saturday 22 December                  Hull City v Swansea City                                        5.30pm

Sunday 23 December                     Aston Villa v Leeds United                                     1.30pm


Wednesday 26 December             Sheffield United v Derby County                          3pm

Tuesday 01 January                      Nottingham Forest v Leeds United                        3pm     


Friday 11 January                            Leeds United v Derby County                             7.45pm 

Saturday 12 January                       Millwall v Blackburn Rovers                                      5.30pm


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