FOOTBALL: UEFA Champions League & Europa League – Knockout Stage Draws – Live this Thursday

December 19, 2012

The all-important draws for the knockout stages of both premier European club tournaments will take place this Thursday.

Manchester United and Arsenal will find out who they will face in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League when the draw is made at the headquarters of European football in Nyon, Switzerland.

This will be closely followed by the draw for both the last 32 and last 16 stages of the UEFA Europa League, where Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur, Newcastle United, and tournament newcomers Chelsea will learn their fate.

Coverage of both draws will feature on Sky Sports News and British Eurosport.

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XMAS WATCH: Christmas Specials on Sky Sports

December 18, 2012

Sky Sports presents a bumper line-up of programming this festive season with a host of Christmas specials and review shows looking back at the some the memorable moments that have enlightened viewers throughout 2012.

The Gillette Soccer Saturday team return to the pitch for their Christmas special as the show’s pundits pair off to battle it out again for the Soccer Saturday Cup, and stars from the worlds of sport and entertainment are welcomed onto the Soccer AM sofa for a special Christmas Day edition.

There’s also a chance to relive the drama of some of the biggest sporting moments of the year, including Chelsea’s sensational UEFA Champions League triumph in Munich and Europe’s remarkable comeback at the Ryder Cup in Medinah.

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XMAS WATCH: Sports Documentaries/Reviews on ITV4

December 14, 2012

A host of sports documentaries and review shows are to be broadcast on ITV4 as part of the channel’s Christmas schedules.

The programmes feature all the best moments from some of ITV’s top sporting events from 2012, including Bradley Wiggins’ magnificent Tour de France success, the story of the Euro 2012 and Chelsea’s phenominal UEFA Champions League triumph, as well as reviews of the British Superbikes and the British Touring Car Championship seasons.

There are also repeat showings of some of ITV4’s various motorsport programmes from 2012, including reviews of the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival, and the Isle of Man TT.

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FOOTBALL: UEFA Champions League 2012/13 – Matchday 6 – Live on ITV & Sky Sports

December 3, 2012

Places in the knockout stages for the UEFA Champions League are up for grabs as Europe’s premier club football competition reaches the final matchday of the group stages.

ITV has live coverage of Arsenal’s away trip to Greece to face Olympiakos, while Sky Sports will screen matches featuring Manchester City, Chelsea, Celtic and Manchester United exclusively live across the two nights.

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CRICKET: Champions League Twenty20 2012 – Live on British Eurosport

October 7, 2012

British Eurosport brings exclusive live coverage of the fourth Champions League Twenty20 tournament from South Africa.

The top T20 teams from England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Sri Lanka, India, West Indies and Pakistan will be competing for a multi-million dollar prize fund during the three-week competition, starting with.

Friends Life T20 champions Hampshire Royals and runners-up Yorkshire Carnegie are England’s representatives in this year’s Champions League and both sides will be looking to progress through to the group stages of the tournament proper.

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HANDBALL: Premier Sports to broadcast EHF Champions League

October 4, 2012

Premier Sports has signed an agreement with the European Handball Federation (EHF) to broadcast this season’s Champions League competition to UK viewers.

The channel will show one match live or delayed in full every week from Europe’s premier club handball tournament, as well as an EHF-produced magazine and highlights show ‘Rewind – The Handball Show’ on Monday evenings.

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FOOTBALL: UEFA Champions League Final 2012 – Live on ITV1 & Sky Sports

May 14, 2012

Chelsea will be looking to become the first London team to lift the European Cup when they take on four-time winners Bayern Munich in the 2012 UEFA Champions League Final at the Allianz Arena, the German side’s home ground.

This will be one of the biggest nights in the club’s history, and you can watch all the drama unfold with extensive coverage on ITV and Sky Sports on Saturday 19th May.

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