ESPN ANNOUNCES LIVE SCOTTISH FOOTBALL MATCHES FOR JANUARY
ESPN has announced its next set of exclusively live Clydesdale Bank Premier League fixtures for January, plus coverage of Rangers from the IRN-BRU Scottish Football League.
The ESPN cameras feature St Johnstone taking on Motherwell (Sunday 20th January) at Fir Park, followed by a midweek home match against a resurgent Aberdeen side (Wednesday 30th January).
In addition ESPN will broadcast continuing coverage of Rangers matches from the IRN-BRU Scottish Football League. On Sunday 20th January, Rangers travel north to face a Peterhead side that held the Ibrox club to 2-2 draw at Balmoor Stadium earlier this season.
All Clydesdale Bank Premier League ties will be screened live and exclusive on ESPN and ESPN HD with Ray Stubbs presenting with Derek Rae and Craig Burley overseeing the action from the commentary box. ESPN reporter, Darrell Currie, will be on site for every game securing exclusive interviews with players and managers.
ESPN’s coverage of the Clydesdale Bank Premier League and Rangers games from the IRN-BRU Scottish Football League are part of the channel’s established offering of top domestic and international sport from around the world, including the Barclays Premier League, UEFA Europa League, Germany’s Bundesliga, Italy’s Serie A, the FA Cup, Aviva Premiership Rugby and wide selection of sport from around the world.
ESPN also provides complete news, results and analysis coverage of British and international football on ESPN.co.uk and ESPNFC.com, the sports media company’s newly-launched multi-platform, multi-territory football offering.
These new fixtures add to ESPN’s already confirmed line-up of Scottish football matches over the coming weeks. Its schedule includes (times listed below are on-air times and subject to change):
Saturday 17th Aberdeen v Celtic 11.15am
Sunday 25th Elgin City v Rangers 11.15am
Wednesday 28th Hearts v Celtic 6.45pm
Saturday 8th Kilmarnock v Celtic 11.15am
Saturday 15th Montrose v Rangers 12.00pm
Sunday 23rd Hearts v Dundee Utd 4.15pm
Wednesday 26th Dundee v Celtic 6.45pm
Wednesday 2nd Annan v Rangers 12.45pm KO
Sunday 20th Peterhead v Rangers 12.00pm KO
Sunday 20th Motherwell v St Johnstone 2.15pm KO
Wednesday 30th St Johnstone v Aberdeen 7.30pm KO