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READ | Millers clash with Blades selected for TV alongside nine other EFL fixtures

10 October 2018

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The latest EFL selections have been announced for live coverage on Sky Sports, with 10 fixtures across the Sky Bet Championship and Sky Bet League One chosen, which includes the Millers' hosting of Sheffield United at AESSEAL New York Stadium.

Headlined by the ‘Second City Derby’, Aston Villa, on the lookout for a new manager after the departure of Steve Bruce, will welcome rivals Birmingham City to Villa Park on Sunday 25 November in a midday kick-off.

Aston Villa’s clash with the Blues is the final fixture in a run of four Sky Bet Championship games in just three days, with West Bromwich Albion, Sheffield United and Middlesbrough all featuring between November 23-25.

Sky Bet League One kicks off the action live from Highbury Stadium, as Joey Barton’s Fleetwood Town host a Walsall side currently sitting just outside the Play-Off places after an encouraging start to the campaign.

The race for promotion and early-season bragging rights continue into December with another Midlands clash, this time between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa taking place at the Hawthorns on Friday 7, before Reading welcome Sheffield United to the Madejski on Saturday 8 December.

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

Saturday 17 November                      Fleetwood Town v Walsall                                       12.00pm

Friday 23 November                           Ipswich Town v West Bromwich Albion                    19.45pm

Saturday 24 November                     Rotherham United v Sheffield United                       12.30pm

Saturday 24 November                     Brentford v Middlesbrough                                         17.30pm

Sunday 25 November                        Aston Villa v Birmingham City                                  12.00pm

Tuesday 27 November                       Leeds United v Reading                                           19.45pm

Wednesday 28 November                  Stoke City v Derby County                                   20.00pm    

Saturday 01 December                     Middlesbrough v Aston Villa                                     17.30pm 

*Please note there will be further selections for Sky Bet Championship fixtures from this weekend

Friday 07 December                           West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa                           20.00pm     

Saturday 08 December                      Reading v Sheffield United                                         17.30pm


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