The English Football League has signed a new 5-year, £595 million, deal with Sky Sports for its domestic football rights, but despite a 35% uplift in fees still faces a backlash from clubs.
31 midweek fixtures across the Sky Bet Championship, Sky Bet League One and Sky Bet League Two are set to being live-streamed to football fans in the UK and Ireland.
Discovery is launching QuestOD, a catch-up and live streaming service for its free-to-air factual entertainment brands Quest and Quest Red in the UK.
Sky has beaten off a challenge from BT Sport to secure live coverage of the Football League.
Sky is close to securing continued coverage of the EFL (English Football League) in a deal worth £180 million a season.