Premier League Football is back

Virgin Media Staff


  • It’s all kicking off on Sky Sports Premier League
  • 126 live games for 2017/2018
  • Upgrade now to see the lot

The Premier League returns this weekend with its first ever Friday night curtain raiser, as FA Cup & Community Shield winners Arsenal host 2015/16 Premier League champions Leicester City.

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the first ever live Premier League game, this weekend sees no fewer than five live matches, brought together in one place on Virgin TV.

Friday 11th August
Arsenal v Leicester City
19:45 Sky Sports Main Event

Saturday 12th August
Watford v Liverpool
12:30  Sky Sports Main Event

Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City
17:30   BT Sport 1

Sunday 13th August
Newcastle United v Tottenham
13:30 Sky Sports Main Event

Manchester United v West Ham United
16:00 Sky Sports Premier League


This weekend’s live fixtures make up just a handful of the 168 live Premier League games that will be available across Virgin TV during the upcoming season, with 126 broadcast by Sky and the remaining 42 on BT Sport. With transfer spending fast approaching £1bn during the summer, it promises to be a fascinating season of Premier League football, and Virgin TV is the only place to watch all the live action as the season unfolds.

An unmissable season of football is on its way. Don’t want to miss a moment? Get Sky Sports and enjoy 126 live Premier League matches and loads more edge-of-your-seat action across the full lineup of Sky Sports channels.

Sign up now and make this your best ever start to the season.

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