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Channel 4 wins rights to England's European Qualifiers and UEFA Nations League matches

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3 May 2022
  • All England matches live on free to air television until 2024 as a result of Channel 4 deal
  • Six England UEFA Nations League matches to be shown live on Channel 4 this year
  • Live matches on Channel 4 include England’s clashes with Germany and current UEFA European Champions Italy
  • England’s European Qualifier games to be shown on Channel 4 in 2023
  • 20 England matches live on Channel 4 between 2022 to 2024

England’s matches in the UEFA Nations League, European Qualifiers to UEFA EURO 2024 and International Friendlies will be shown live on Channel 4.

Six England games will be shown live on Channel 4 this year starting with their match against Hungary on 4th June, followed three days later with their away match against Germany on 7th June. Gareth Southgate’s men then look to avenge their UEFA EURO final defeat against Italy when they take on the reigning UEFA EURO champions at Molineux on 11th June. This will be the first time that live coverage of the men’s national team will have featured on Channel 4.

The deal struck by Channel 4’s sports team means that all England matches will be shown live on free to air television until 2024. And it will be the first time England UEFA Nations League games will be on free to air television. In total Channel 4 will broadcast 20 live England matches between 2022 to 2024.

Upcoming matches in June

4 June - Hungary v England

7 June - Germany v England

11 June - England v Italy

14 June - England v Hungary