Celtic’s match in opposition to Scottish Girls’s Premier League champions Glasgow Metropolis might be proven dwell on Sky Sports activities.
The primary battle between’s final season’s prime two would be the first SWPL recreation of the brand new season proven dwell on Sky Sports activities, on Thursday October 5 at 7.30pm.
Glasgow Metropolis received 1-0 when the edges met in March on the Excelsior Stadium, nevertheless, Celtic got here out on prime in each post-split matches final season.
Gary Hughes, Sky Sports activities director of soccer stated: “Girls’s soccer goes from power to power and we’re excited to convey our viewers the primary assembly from final season’s prime two so early within the season.”
Fiona McIntyre, SWPL managing director, added: “We’re thrilled to have a document variety of broadcast matches chosen for this era, so early within the season as we method the beginning of the 2023/24 league marketing campaign.
“We ended final season in dramatic style, with unprecedented attendances, protection and audiences throughout our broadcast companions.
“The variety of video games chosen within the opening weeks of the brand new season and with all golf equipment coated no less than as soon as displays the constructive momentum throughout the ladies’s recreation.
“It is implausible to see that recognised by our broadcast companions. We’re focussed on constructing upon the current progress and bettering the visibility of our recreation, so we’re delighted to convey so many video games into households in Scotland throughout the opening weeks of the brand new season.”
Sky Sports activities Cup attract full
Rangers will start their defence of the Sky Sports activities Cup with a visit to SWPL rivals Hearts on September 3.
The Gers received the trophy at Tynecastle Park final season – beating Hibernian 2-0 within the remaining in what was the primary SWPL match to be proven dwell on Sky – earlier than lacking out on the league and Scottish Cup titles.
SWPL champions Glasgow Metropolis will tackle St Johnstone or Livingston, whereas Celtic are additionally away from house at Hamilton Accies.
Seven-time winners Hibernian face Aberdeen – with each top-flight golf equipment underneath new administration, whereas newly promoted Montrose face Motherwell and Partick Thistle host Spartans.
Dundee United will journey to Gartcairn or Kilmarnock, whereas Stirling College or Boroughmuir Thistle will face Queen’s Park or Glasgow Girls after the primary spherical.
Scottish Premiership and SWPL on Sky Sports activities
Sky Sports activities – Subsequent season as much as 48 cinch Premiership video games might be obtainable throughout Sky Sports activities’ flagship channels, together with Sky Sports activities Soccer and Sky Sports activities Primary Occasion, plus no less than 5 SWPL matches. From 2024/25, as much as 60 cinch Premiership might be dwell on Sky Sports activities, along with the SWPL.
Sky Sports activities Information – Working 24 hours a day, seven days every week, Scottish soccer followers can take pleasure in Sky Sports activities Information’ (channel 409) rolling editorial protection of the cinch Premiership and SWPL all through the season.
Sky Sports activities Digital – Observe all the most recent from Scottish soccer throughout SkySports.com and app, together with unique options and interviews, plus devoted dwell weblog protection, in-game clips from matches dwell on Sky Sports activities and free highlights.
Sky Sports activities Social – Alongside protection and visibility for the league throughout all Sky Sports activities’ most important social media channels, the bespoke Twitter channel @ScotlandSky will proceed to be the house of all Scottish soccer content material on Sky Sports activities.
Highlights present – Tune in for a devoted round-up from the cinch Premiership each week on Sky Sports activities Soccer.
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Sky Sports activities is the house of home soccer within the UK and Eire, with greater than 400 video games per season throughout the Scottish Premiership, Scottish Girls’s Premier League, Premier League, WSL, and EFL.