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Sky TV

Sky Sports

Sky Sports' biggest ever season of Barclays Premier League coverage is here and you can enjoy more live action than ever before, including 116 games, exclusive to Sky Sports. With 24/7 sports news and live coverage of your favourite sports across six dedicated channels, you can watch live action from around the world, including international cricket, US Open Tennis, every F1® race and lots more.


  • Six dedicated sports channels, including Sky Sports F1®
  • Exclusively live coverage of the Barclays Premier League and UEFA Champions League football, SPL (including five live Rangers games), F1®, European and US Tour golf and lots more
  • Stay up to date with all the latest sports news on Sky Sports News
  • All six channels available in stunning HD with the HD Pack, exclusively on Sky
  • Live Sky Sports on the move at no extra cost with Sky Go

It's easy to join or upgrade online but if you need to speak to a Sky advisor, please call 0818 719 852.


Sky Sports bundles

Get Sky Sports

€36extra a month

With any basic Sky TV bundle


Looking to join Sky?

Get started here

  • Call a Sky adviser on 0818 719 852
  • Store locator. Find a Sky store in your area

Online exclusive

Hurry, join online before 1 May and we'll give you €50 cashback.


Further terms below.


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What you get with Sky Sports


Sky Sports biggest ever season of football continues, as we bring you a record month of live Barclays Premier League football in April, with a record 16 out of 17 live matches featuring teams in the current top six. Plus, live action from the Football League, SPL, Copa Del Rey and much more.

Coming up live
Real Madrid v Barcelona
Leicester v QPR
Norwich v Liverpool
Everton v Man United

You could enjoy additional live Barclays Premier League games by getting BT Sport on Sky.


Formula 1®

F1® International Broadcaster of the Year for two years running, Sky Sports brings you unrivalled coverage of all 19 races, every practice and every qualifying round on our dedicated Sky Sports F1® channel.

Coming up live in April
2014 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix
2014 UBS Chinese Grand Prix



Enjoy live coverage and in-depth analysis of domestic and international rugby union, including all the action from the Heineken Cup, Currie Cup, Amlin Challenge Cup and IRB Sevens.

Coming up live in April
Heineken Cup 
Super Rugby
Amlin Challenge Cup
Super League



Find world class golf all year round on Sky Sports, with action from the European and US PGA Tours, two Majors and all four World Golf Championships.

Coming up live in April
The Masters
Maybank Malaysian Open
Indonesian Masters


Other sports

There really is something for everyone on Sky Sports with live action from ATP World Tour tennis, Super League, NBA, boxing, darts and much more.

Coming up live in April
WWE Wrestlemania
ATP tennis
Premier League darts
Live boxing


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Coming up on Sky Sports

  • Heineken Cup:
    This April

  • Everton v Man Utd:
    Sunday 20 April

  • Leicester v QPR:
    Saturday 19 April

  • Copa Del Rey Final:
    Wednesday 16 April

  • Super Rugby:
    This April

  • Arsenal v West Ham:
    Tuesday 15 April

  • ATP tennis:
    This April

  • Live Formula1®
    This April

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Sky Sports on the go

Watch every goal, try and race on your smartphone, iPad or laptop

When you take the Sports Pack, you can watch all six Sky Sports channels on the move with Sky Go at no extra cost. Enjoy live football, F1®, rugby, golf and much more wherever you are in Ireland with a 3G or Wi-Fi connection.


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Make it even better


  • Ireland’s biggest choice of HD channels
  • Makes your favourite shows even better with five times more picture detail
  • All six Sky Sports channels in stunning HD


  • Ireland’s biggest choice of HD channels
  • Makes your favourite shows even better with five times more picture detail
  • All six Sky Sports channels in stunning HD

Sky Multiscreen

  • Keep the whole family entertained with different channels in different rooms at the same time
  • One HD Pack covers all HD ready boxes in the home
  • Free Sky HD Multiscreen box

Frequently asked questions More FAQs

  • Can I watch Sky Sports in HD?

    Yes. To watch Sky Sports in high definition, you need an HD-ready TV, a Sky+HD box and the HD Pack (€15 a month extra). If you want to watch Sky Sports in HD, add the Sky Sports to your TV bundle - this will give you access to all six Sky Sports channels in stunning high definition:

    Sky Sports 1 HD

    Sky Sports 2 HD

    Sky Sports 3 HD

    Sky Sports 4 HD

    Sky Sports News HD

    Sky Sports F1® HD


  • Can I watch Sky Sports on Sky Go?

    Yes, Sky Go is a service that lets you watch Sky Sports on your laptop, iPhone, iPad Xbox or selected Android devices. You can see all the action from all five Sky Sports channels, plus Sky Sports News. And if you take Sky Sports, it comes at no extra cost.

  • What do I need to use Sky Go?

    Just visit on your laptop or Xbox 360, or download the Sky Go app to your iPhone, iPad or selected Android device, and as long as you're a Sky TV customer all you have to do is sign in with your Sky iD username and a password, or create one if you don't have one already.

  • What extra sports channels are available?

    Chelsea TV and MUTV are also available as stand alone channels for €8 extra a month each.

    > More about extra channels

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Reasons to join or switch to Sky

12 month standard contract


Professional and fuss-free installation


Switching to Sky
is easy


Even more reasons to choose Sky


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Here's the legal bit

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  • Offers

    €50 cashback offer: Join Sky TV online and we'll send you a €50 cheque. One cheque per household. Cheques sent via post within 60 days of your Sky TV viewing card being enabled to receive Sky TV. Offer ends 1 May 2014.

    12 months free Broadband Unlimited offer: Available to new Broadband Unlimited and calls customers who are joining Sky TV with or upgrading their Sky TV to a Sky Sports or Movies pack (excludes upgrades to the Sports and Movies Pack). Sky Talk with line rental required (from €30 pm). Broadband Connect products are available outside Sky Network areas from €10 pm extra. Sky Broadband availability is subject to location. Compatible line required. Standard pricing applies after the offer, currently from €40 pm. Offer ends 26 June 2014.

    25% off Sky Sports or Sky Movies offer: 25% off Sky Sports or Movies for 12 months when you also join Sky Broadband with calls. Excludes stand-alone Premium Channels, Sky Store movies/events and other pay per view services, which cost extra. Standard pricing applies after the offer, currently from €56 pm for Movies, €66 pm for Sports.

    6 months free Broadband Unlimited offer: Sky Broadband Unlimited or Sky Connect Unlimited free for six months when you join with Sky Talk and line rental (from €30 for Broadband Unlimited / €40 for Connect Unlimited pm). Thereafter you’ll pay the then current monthly cost for Sky Broadband Unlimited or Sky Connect Unlimited (currently from €40 pm and €50 pm respectively). Offer ends 8 May 2014.

    Sky Movies 1 month free trial offer: Sky TV from €28pm by Direct Debit. Box and set-up required for new Sky TV customers. After free trial Sky Movies Pack €9 - €28 extra pm depending on package unless cancelled before end of trial. After trial, 31 days’ notice required to cancel. Trial ends immediately on cancellation. Should you wish to cancel your Sky Movies subscription, we advise cancelling before your billing date to avoid being charged for an additional month. Should you cancel after your billing date and are charged for the following month, Sky will refund you on your next bill. One free trial per household. Offer ends 24 April 2014.

    Free Sky+ box offer: Sky+ box free with free standard set-up for new customers joining Sky TV online. One free box per household. This is a new customer offer. Minimum 12 month term applies. Non-standard set-up may cost extra.

    Sky Multiscreen setup offer: Free standard set-up when taking a new Sky Multiscreen subscription. First Multiscreen HD box is free with your first Multiscreen subscription, otherwise €49. Excludes existing Multiscreen/Multiroom box households. Limited to one free box and set up per household.

    Upfront payment: If you are joining Sky TV with a free Sky+ or Sky+HD box with free standard set-up, all you need to pay at the time of joining is €25 towards your on-going subscription, which will be refunded in your first two bills.

    Introduce a Friend offer: This offer does not apply to new customer getting Sky TV via any other means, e.g. through a retail outlet. Following your first subscription payment, a €50 cheque will be sent within 45 days. Limited to one €50 cheque per new customer household. You must remain an active subscriber to qualify. Unless otherwise stated in this ad, this offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Offer excludes Sky group employees and agents and cannot be offered commercially. Offer may not be available if the new customer you refer lives in an apartment.

  • ‡Sky TV

    ‡ HD channels received depend on your Sky TV subscription. UTV is available without subscription.

    Sky TV Subscription: Packages €28-€81 per month. Sky Movies Box Office costs extra. UTV available without subscription. It is not provided by Sky; its availability is outside Sky’s control. Manual tuning of your box required. Sky box and set-up required.

    Sky 3D: 3DTV and Sky World HD (€96) subscription required. Pay per view content may cost extra.

    Dolby Digital 5.1: Available on many programmes. Compatible home cinema system required.

    Sky Multiscreen: €15 pm per box. Provides same Sky TV channels as main Sky TV subscription on another box. To receive HD Pack channels on your Multiscreen box you need a Sky HD box an HD Pack subscription (only one HD Pack subscription required per household). If you have home broadband, your Internet-enabled Sky boxes must be connected to your router if we’ve provided the equipment you need to connect (E.g. an On Demand connector). Multiscreen includes Sky Go Extra at no extra cost. Sky Go terms apply.

    Sky Box Office: Sky Box Office content costs extra. Pay per view charges apply. SBO 3D requires a 3DTV and Sky World HD subscription. Cable service may vary.

    Remote Record: Use or a compatible device. Requests require up to 30 minutes notice before start of programme.

    On Demand: Available to Sky TV customers with compatible Sky+ box. Downloading content requires compatible black Sky+ box, broadband connection (minimum recommended speed 2 Mbps), On Demand self set-up using built in Wi-Fi or own cable. Downloads count towards any usage caps and may expire from your Planner. Content depends on your Sky TV/HD subscription. Sky Store costs extra. Sky Movies 1&2 or Sky Sports 1&2 required for Sky Movies or Sky Sports. Downloadable HD content takes longer to start viewing.

    Sky Go:
    UK / Ireland only. Streamed via broadband/3G (charges may apply). Available on two registered compatible devices (content may vary). Some live TV programmes will be unavailable (go to - For compatible device and software requirements click here. Sky Go is not currently compatible on PCs with Windows 8 or Macs with OS X Mountain Lion. Sky on your Xbox 360 requires Xbox Gold Live subscription. Sky TV Customers: Live TV and on demand content available in line with your Sky TV subscription at no extra cost. You’ll need Sky Movies 1&2 or Sky Sports 1&2 Packs for on demand Sky Movies or Sky Sports. Non-Sky TV Customers: Subscriptions €18-55 per month. Monthly subscriptions renew automatically until you unsubscribe.

    Sky Go Extra: Sky TV customers only. No extra cost with Sky Multiscreen, otherwise €6 extra a month. 31 days’ notice to cancel. Register up to 4 Sky Go devices, concurrent viewing on two devices. Download selected Sky Go content via WiFi (Unavailable on Xbox 360). Content depends on your Sky TV package. Movies/Sports Pack(s) required to download movies/sports. Max 2 downloads per programme. Content deleted from device 48 hours after viewing starts or no later than 7 or 30 days after download depending on content.


  • Sky boxes and set-up

    Sky+ box: Existing Sky+ box households are not eligible for a discounted box. Existing customers must agree to new 12 month minimum term for Sky TV. Sky+ Box is €49 when you join Sky TV on a 12 month contract. One discounted box per household. Sky+ box up to €149 if you are not eligible for discounted price (Sky TV subscription required). You will receive a Sky+HD box which has all the features of Sky+ and can store an average of 185 hours of standard definition programmes. To view free-to-air HD content you need an HD ready TV. To view Sky HD content you will also need the HD Pack (€15 a month).

    Sky+HD box: Existing Sky+ box households are not eligible for a discounted box unless taking the HD Pack. Existing customers must agree to new 12 month minimum term for Sky TV. One free/discounted box per household. Sky+HD box up to €149 if you are not eligible for discounted price (Sky TV subscription required). A Sky+HD box can store an average of 60 hours of HD or 185 hours of standard definition programmes. HD ready TV required.

    Standard set-up: Standard set-up is free for new Sky TV customers joining online. Standard set-up for existing customers is €60. Standard set-up for customers is €30 for a Sky+HD box taken with the HD Pack. Non-standard set-up may cost extra.

    Sky+HD 2TB box: €49 for existing Sky TV customers who have never had a Sky+HD box taking their first HD package (€15pm) or existing Sky+HD customers adding Sky Multiscreen (€15pm per box). Existing Sky+HD customers are entitled to one €149 box, additional 2TB boxes €249. €249 for any existing customer who received a discounted 1TB box. New customers joining Sky TV with the HD Pack are entitled to one €149 box. Any additional 2TB boxes thereafter or when taking without the HD Pack are €249. Standard set-up €30 for new customers and €60 for existing Sky TV customers. Non-standard set-up may cost extra. Sky+HD 2TB box provides 1.5TB of personal storage and 0.5TB of storage for On Demand Showcase content.

    Sky HD Multiscreen Box: [Only available with Multiscreen  subscriptions]. Sky HD Multiscreen Box is the SkyHD standard Digibox (No PVR functionality) which along with a Sky TV and Sky Multiscreen subscription (€15 extra a month) gives your Sky TV subscription in another room. First box free for new and existing customers when taken with a new Sky Multiscreen subscription and paying for set-up. Limited to one free box per household (and not available to customers who have already received a free standard box) otherwise €69. Replacement boxes are €99. Set-up is included as part of the box installation for new Sky TV customers, and €100 for existing customers. Non-standard set-up may cost extra.


  • General and further terms

    Subject to status. Upfront payment may be required. 12 month minimum subscriptions. Prices may go up during your subscription. Non-standard set-up may cost extra. Prices may vary if you live in a flat. Sky functionality requires two satellite feeds.

    You must get any consents required (e.g. landlord's). Prices for Direct Debit payments only. Continuous debit/credit card mandate costs €0.75 pm. Republic of Ireland residential customers only. These offers are not available with any other offers. Further terms apply. Correct at 23 April 2014. Read the full text of our customer contracts.