SINGAPORE, 1 AUGUST 2019 – Singapore football fans will now be able to watch live English Football League (EFL) matches from the Sky Bet Championship and Carabao Cup, after an agreement was reached to broadcast fixtures throughout the 2019/20 season.

Selected matches will be shown on Singtel and StarHub across their respective pay-TV, mobile and OTT platforms. Singtel customers can catch the games on mio Sports channel 111-113 while StarHub viewers can watch it on HubSports 201, 202 and 204.

Teams such as Cardiff City, Derby County, Fulham and Huddersfield Town will begin their fight for promotion to the Premier League this weekend when the 2019/20 season kicks off.

Fans will be able to tune in this Friday to the opening fixture of the season between Championship sides Luton Town and Middlesbrough

The new deal, initiated by Singapore-based sports agency Reddentes Sports and the English Football League’s official global distributor, Pitch International, will also see selected Sky Bet League One and League Two fixtures shown on Singtel and StarHub.

Manchester City were crowned winners of the Carabao Cup in 2019/20, lifting the trophy for the second consecutive year. Liverpool are the most successful club in the competitions history, winning on eight occasions in the competition’s history.

Round One of the Carabao Cup begins on Tuesday 6 August, when Portsmouth take on Birmingham City live from Fratton Park.

Broadcast schedule for August 2019

Date Match Competition
2 August Luton Town vs Middlesbrough Championship
3 August Salford City vs Stevenage League Two
3 August Barnsley vs Fulham Championship
3 August Nottingham Forest vs West Bromwich Championship
4 August Bristol City vs Leeds United Championship
5 August Huddersfield vs Fulham Championship
6 August Portsmouth vs Birmingham Carabao Cup
10 August Leeds United vs Nottingham Forest Championship
10 August QPR vs Huddersfield Championship
13 August Salford City vs Leeds United Carabao Cup
13 August Scunthorpe vs Derby Carabao Cup
15 August Round 1 Highlights Carabao Cup
16 August Huddersfield vs Fulham Championship
17 August Sunderland vs Portsmouth League One
17 August Nottingham Forest vs Birmingham Championship
18 August Reading vs Cardiff Championship
24 August Derby County vs West Bromwich Championship
24 August Stoke vs Leeds United Championship
25 August Swansea vs Birmingham Championship
30 August Cardiff vs Fulham Championship
31 August Bristol vs Middlesbrough Championship
31 August Brentford vs Derby Championship