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Sky Sports touchline reporter, Andy Burton has been disciplined for making sexist remarks off-air about female assistant referee Sian Massey. Burton is the third Sky Sports employee to be disciplined for inappropriate remarks after Richard Keys and Andy Gray were… Read more


Sky Sports has removed Richard Keys and Andy Gray from presenting tonight’s Monday Night Football following their sexist remarks about female assistant referee Sian Massey during Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Wolves. Caught by an off-air microphone before the game, Keys… Read more

BBC Scotland has won the rights to televise all of Scotland’s international away matches in the country’s campaign to qualify for Euro 2012. The broadcaster will show live coverage of Scotland’s four away games as well as TV highlights of… Read more

Sky Sports has announced its first 44 live games of Premier League football for the 2010/11 season. With the return of ‘Monday Night football’ Sky will show 115 live Premier League fixtures this season with every match available in HD…. Read more

Launching this Summer

Here’s the new Sky Sports News HD logo, captured from a HD promo The promo also confirmed that Sky Sports News HD will launch this summer.

Paula reports on Germany’s first goal, while they score a second. England’s Matthew Upson scores, but Frank Lampard’s goal is disallowed.

UPDATE: Click here for BBC and ITV World Cup 2018 Commentators As requested, here’s a list of commentators and the matches they’ve called live during the World Cup 2010. World Cup Final Holland vs Spain – BBC – Guy Mowbray… Read more

Sky has announced that Sky Sports News, the UK’s only dedicate sports news channel is to be removed from Freeview later this year. The then exclusive pay-TV channel will be available to Sky, Virgin Media and Talk Talk TV customers,… Read more

World Cup pundit, Robbie Earle has been sacked by ITV following claims that official World Cup tickets may have been used for ambush marketing. ITV said in a statement today: “ITV has reviewed its entire ticket allocation for the tournament…. Read more

ITV HD tonight missed England’s opening World Cup goal. Steve Gerrard scored in the third minute of England’s World Cup game against the USA while ITV HD was playing out a sponsorship promo, followed by the ITV HD bumper. After… Read more

ITV today announced their World cup 2010 plans. Adrian Chiles and Matt Smith will front ITV’s coverage of the world cup. They will be joined by experts Marcel Desailly, Patrick Viera, Edgar Davids, Kevin Keegan, Gareth Southgate, Lucas Radebe, Andy… Read more

The BBC has announced their plans for the World Cup 2010. Gary Lineker will front The BBC?s coverage of the world cup. he will be joined by experts Jurgen Klinsmann, Clarence Seedorf, Emmanuel Adebayor, Alan Hansen, Alan Shearer, Lee Dixon… Read more

The BBC and ITV have confirmed the split of matches for this years World Cup (2010) – Times are BST June 11 1500: South Africa v Mexico (Soccer City, Johannesburg) – ITV June 11 1930: Uruguay v France (Cape Town)… Read more

Sky Sports Xtra will become Sky Sports 4 From Wednesday 6 January 2010. The Gillette Soccer Christmas Special this year will be ‘Making the most of it’ Matt Le Tissier, Phil Thompson, Alan McInally and Chris Kamara will be preparing… Read more

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has extended its contract with Sky Sports for another five years, which takes effect from January 2010. Sky Sports will broadcast ten-and-a-half first run hours of WWE’s weekly programs. RAW, SmackDown, ECW, Bottom Line, AfterBurn, and… Read more

ESPN has today announced the first set of Premier League football Fixtures to be shown Live on their UK based channel. ESPN, will launch on 3 August ahead of the start of the new Premier League season on 15 August… Read more

Sky Sports has today announced the first set of Premier League football Fixtures to be shown Live on Sky Sports. Sky will show a total of 92 Premier League matches over the course of next season (2009/2010). Here’s the first… Read more


Sky Sports News presenter, Ed Chamberlin, is battling stomach cancer. Writing on his Sky Sports Blog last month, Ed said: “My apologies for the absence of this blog over the last couple of weeks. “I was diagnosed with cancer in… Read more

BskyB has won 5 of 6 premier League football packages for the seasons 2010/11 to 2012/13. Sky currently has 4 packages, mainly showing Premier League football on Saturday Afternoons, two matches on a Sunday and midweek games. The fifth package… Read more


Sky Sports have today announced their first 4 months of Live Premiership Football on Sky Sports. They will include Five head-to-heads between last years top four teams and Eight major derbies. The opening weekend kicks off on Saturday 16th August… Read more

Rob McCaffrey has quit Sky Sports to take up a job in Dubai. UAE has signed presenter Rob McCaffrey to front its new football show. The former Sky Sports presenter will be moving to Dubai this summer – bringing a… Read more

Friday?s edition of Sky News Sportsline will be the last. According to a TV Newsroom source, The nightly edition will came to a end on Friday 1st June. The 20 and 50 minutes past the hour bulletins will remain. There?ll… Read more

Sky Sports News will cover this years World Cup with several 30-minute reports live from Germany throughout the day beginning on Wednesday. David Jones & Kelly Dalglish will be live in Berlin and will bring us all the latest news… Read more

Sky Sports has won the rights to broadcast two-thirds of 138 live top-flight English football matches for three years starting in 2007, with Irish pay-TV operator Setanta to air the rest. Sky is paying about 20 percent more than it… Read more