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Saturday 01 June 2013

Sky Sports

Official UK Live Broadcast Partner of the Premier League


BSkyB has broadcast live Barclays Premier League matches since its inception in 1992 and continues to play a crucial role in delivering the service in homes and pubs across the United Kingdom in the 2013/14 season.

The channel has been ever present as the Barclays Premier League and has contributed to the phenomenal worldwide success and popularity.

Sky will broadcast 116 matches live along with 226 matches 'near' live (long form highlights) in its Football First programme. All Barclays Premier League matches can be seen on Sky Sports channels in HD while a number of games can be viewed in 3D during the 2013/14 season.

Expert analysis

Each match will feature a number of respected former professionals providing expert analysis, along with sophisticated software to enhance the viewers' experience from their armchairs.

As well as its live coverage and Football First programmes, Sky also offer an extensive Saturday afternoon experience with Sky Soccer Saturday, featuring analysis from respected former professionals, as well as an alternative take on the week’s proceedings on Soccer AM.

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Key Points

  • Broadcast first Premier League match in 1992
  • Shows 116 matches live in HD each season
  • Extensive coverage includes 226 'near-live' matches
  • Launched 3D service for fans in 2011