Sky Sports - Price & Packages
Sky Sports brings you groundbreaking sports coverage across 10 dedicated channels, with live action, highlights, exclusive interviews, in-depth analysis and 24/7 news.
Sky Sports Premier League - exclusive live action only on Sky Sports
Football fans are treated to loads of Premier League games throughout the season on Sky Sports, with plenty of Top Picks and over 100 exclusively live matches.
There's also the new Friday Night Football show, giving you a great seat so you can enjoy the unbeatable atmosphere and excitement of an evening clash in the country's top league.
There's more than the Premier League as well; with Sky Sports Football you can watch games from the Sky Bet Championship and The FA Cup, as well as Spanish football from La Liga, including El Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Golf, cricket, F1 and more
Sky Sports viewers can enjoy a huge range of sport from the dedicated Sports channels, such as Open golf and complete Ryder Cup coverage on Sky Sports Golf. There's every race of the Formula 1® calendar live and uninterrupted on the Sky Sports F1 channel, and all forms of cricket, including England Test, One-Day and T20 matches live on Sky Sports Cricket.
With coverage of rugby league, tennis, darts, boxing, WWE and NFL on Sky Sports Arena and Action, Sky Sports lives up to its billing as the home of sport.
Sky Sports packages
You can pick either 1, 2 or 3 Sky Sports channels from those offered or take the Complete Sky Sports pack which gets you all of the channels. Adding one of these to Sky's base Entertainment package gets you the relevant sports coverage as well as over 300 TV channels including Sky Atlantic.
Any of Sky’s other packs, like Sky Cinema with 1,000 HD films on demand and 11 channels spanning a variety of genres, can also be added to suit your households viewing habits.
What's on Sky Sports?
In the 2019/20 season there are 128 Premier League games, including a number of Top Picks, which are the prize games for a sports coverage provider.
Soccer AM is Sky Sports' entertaining morning football show on Saturdays, whilst Gilette Soccer Saturday sees Jeff Stelling and his regulars take you through the afternoon action.
Super Sunday usually sees two live games, with extensive coverage, interviews, analysis and features, whilst the new Friday Night Football will focus on one game.
Every F1 race of the season is live on Sky Sports F1, as well as all the qualifying, and there's always plenty of race build-up, grid-walking, pit lane reporting and interviews to enjoy.
England cricket is live and exclusive, with Test, One-Day and T20 matches, and you can catch county cricket, as well as other huge international matches between the likes of South Africa, Australia and the West Indies.
Sky Sports cost
The complete Sky Sports pack will cost you an additional £30 a month while its an additional £18, £22 or £26 a month for either 1, 2 or 3 Sky Sports channels.
Sky Sports HD
All of the Sky Sports channels now come in high definition no matter which pack you opt for.
If you choose Sky Q then this opens up Ultra HD, which offers a new standard for crisp, clear home viewing. The picture quality is enhanced, with smoother colours, bringing you an even better experience.
You'll need a 4K Ultra HD TV well as the Sky Q 1TB UHD box or Sky Q 2TB box and the Sky Q Experience. You can then watch Sky Cinema and Sky Sports in Ultra HD, as long as you have those packages.
Sky Sports channels
The Sky Sports channels are:
- Sky Sports Premier League
- Sky Sports Football
- Sky Sports Cricket
- Sky Sports Golf
- Sky Sports Arena
- Sky Sports Mix
- Sky Sports Action
- Sky Sports F1
- Sky Sports News
- Sky Sports Main Event (only available with the Complete Sports pack)
Sky Sports News
The Sky Sports News HQ channel gives you complete, 24/7 sports news coverage. You'll get the latest breaking stories, with information from Sky's sources, as well as interviews and opinions from sports stars past and present. It's also the home of Transfer Deadline Day; catch the big-money last-minute signings in the Premier League, on the final day of the country's transfer dealings.
How do I get Sky Sports?
You can either phone Sky or head to their website and take the base Entertainment pack then add Sky Sports to it. You'll need a dish installed if you're a new customer and one is not already attached to your home, but Sky will sort this out for you as part of the set-up.
Upgrade to Sky Sports
Existing customers can do a Sky TV package upgrade to get Sky Sports or any other pack they like.
Sky Sports with the Sky Sports App
For Sky Sports on the go and on demand you can use the re-launched Sky Sports App, available on a range of tablets, laptops and smartphones. You'll be able to watch live channels, or select from the on demand content, and you can access Sky Go wherever your device has a good web connection.
The Sky Sports App is available for no extra charge, with a simple sign-up, and you can watch all on demand content and live channels in line with your subscription.
Sky Sports deals and offers
You can usually find offers, discounts and incentives with Sky when you're a new customer, and some for existing customers as well. They won't always involve Sky Sports, but it's worth checking out what is on offer and seeing if you can get a good deal.Find out more