List of FA Cup broadcasters

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The FA Cup is broadcast live in the United Kingdom by BBC Sport and BT Sport and around the world by the respective broadcasting rights holders. This broadcast package is included in The FA package (FA Cup only for BBC Sport), which contains: FA Community Shield (aired before the FA Cup seasons starts) and possible England U-21 Home Internationals.

Summary of FA Cup broadcasters[edit]

2018-2021[edit]

United Kingdom and Ireland[edit]

Flag Broadcaster Summary
United Kingdom BBC Sport 16 live matches per season including final. Additional matches involving Welsh clubs on BBC Wales and S4C. One live match per qualifying round on BBC Red Button and BBC Sport website.
BT Sport 30 live matches per season including final.
Republic of Ireland
Eir Sport Live matches that aired and not aired by BBC Sport and not aired by BT Sport through the semi finals. Live in simulcast for the final match.

Worldwide[edit]

Country Flag Broadcaster
Albania Albania SuperSport[1]
Kosovo Kosovo
Andorra Andorra DAZN[2][3]
Austria Austria
Brazil Brazil
Germany Germany
Italy Italy
Japan Japan
San Marino San Marino
Spain Spain
Switzerland Switzerland
Armenia Armenia Armenia 2
Australia Australia ESPN[4]
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Montenegro

Serbia

North Macedonia

Croatia

Slovenia

Bosnia and HerzegovinaCroatiaMontenegroNorth MacedoniaSerbiaSlovenia Sport Klub
Baltic EstoniaLatviaLithuania TV3 Sport
Belgium Belgium Eleven Sports
Luxembourg Luxembourg
Poland Poland
Brunei Brunei Astro SuperSport
Malaysia Malaysia
Bulgaria Bulgaria Nova Sport
Diema Sport
Canada Canada Sportsnet
Caribbean ESPN
China China PPTV
Cyprus Cyprus CytaVision
Czech Republic Czech Republic Digi Sport
Slovakia Slovakia
France France beIN Sports
MENA AlgeriaBahrainChadComorosDjiboutiEgyptIranIraqJordanKuwaitLebanonLibyaMauritaniaMoroccoOmanState of PalestineQatarSaudi ArabiaSomaliaSudanSyriaTunisiaUnited Arab EmiratesYemen
Southeast Asia[5] Cambodia Indonesia Laos Philippines Thailand
Georgia Georgia (country) Adjarasport
Greece Greece MEGA
Hong Kong Hong Kong Sports2World
TVB[6]
Hungary Hungary Spíler TV
Iceland Iceland Stöð 2 Sport
Indian subcontinent BangladeshBhutanIndiaMaldivesNepalPakistanSri Lanka Sony TEN
Indonesia Indonesia RCTI[7]
Israel Israel Sport1
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Setanta Sports
Moldova Moldova
Ukraine Ukraine
Korea South Korea SPOTV
Latin America ArgentinaBoliviaChileColombiaCosta RicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEl SalvadorGuatemalaHondurasMexicoNicaraguaPanamaParaguayPeruUruguayVenezuela ESPN
Macau Macau TDM
Malta Malta TSN
Myanmar Myanmar SKYNET Sports
Fortune TV
My Sports
Netherlands Netherlands Ziggo Sport
New Zealand New Zealand Sky Sport
Nordic DenmarkFinlandNorway Viasat
Denmark 6'eren
Sweden Kanal 9
DenmarkSweden Eurosport[8]
Romania Romania
Pacific Cook IslandsFijiKiribatiMarshall IslandsNauruNiuePalauPapua New GuineaSamoaSolomon IslandsTongaTuvaluVanuatu ESPN
Portugal Portugal Sport TV
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico ESPN
Russia Russia Match TV
South Africa South Africa SABC[9]
Sub-Saharan Africa AngolaBeninBotswanaBurkina FasoBurundiCameroonCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadComorosRepublic of the CongoDemocratic Republic of the CongoDjiboutiEquatorial GuineaEritreaEswatiniEthiopiaGabonThe GambiaGhana

GuineaGuinea-BissauIvory CoastKenyaLesothoLiberiaMadagascarMalawiMaliMauritania MauritiusMozambiqueNamibiaNigerNigeriaRwandaSão Tomé and PríncipeSenegalSierra LeoneSomalia

South AfricaSouth SudanSudanSeychellesTanzaniaTogoUgandaZambiaZimbabwe

SuperSport
StarTimes
Tajikistan Tajikistan TV Varzish
Turkey Turkey TRT Spor
United States United States ESPN
Vietnam Vietnam FPT
SCTV

2021-2025[edit]

United Kingdom and Ireland[edit]

Flag Broadcaster Summary
United Kingdom BBC Sport 18 Live matches per season, with highlights of the FA Community Shield[10]. BBC Sport has second and third picks of matches in the Second Round, Fourth Round and the Quarter Finals, as well as first and fourth pick of matches the First, Third and Fifth Rounds, and first pick of the Semi-finals.
ITV Sport At least 20 live matches per season, plus live coverage of the FA Community Shield.[11] ITV has first pick and fourth pick of matches in the Second Round, Fourth Round and the Quarter Finals, as well as second and third picks for the First, Third and Fifth Rounds and second pick of the Semi-finals.
Republic of Ireland TBA TBA

2021-2024[edit]

Worldwide[edit]

Country Flag Broadcaster
Austria Austria DAZN
Germany Germany
Switzerland Switzerland
Hong Kong Hong Kong TVB
Indonesia[12] Indonesia beIN Sports
Philippines Philippines
Thailand Thailand

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SuperSport - Pakete Televizive Sportive".
  2. ^ "DAZN lands FA Cup rights in Germany in six-season deal | News | Sportcal". www.sportcal.com. Retrieved 2018-10-27.
  3. ^ DAZN España (2019-02-15). "¡CONFIRMADO! Os dijimos que íbamos a cambiar la forma de ver el deporte. ¡Pues eso empieza desde YA! Este lunes podrás seguir el partido de la @EmiratesFACup entre @ChelseaFC y @ManUtd. En directo. En Facebook y en Youtube. Puro deporte". Twitter (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-17.
  4. ^ https://www.espn.com.au/football/english-fa-cup/story/3816563/espn-acquires-exclusive-fa-cup-rights-for-australia-latin-america-and-the-caribbean
  5. ^ "beIN SPORTS Kembali Siarkan Pertandingan FA Cup di Indonesia". beinsports-id (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2019-03-15.
  6. ^ "MyTV Super secures FA Cup rights in Hong Kong". SportBusiness. 2020-07-30. Retrieved 2020-07-31.
  7. ^ "Live Portsmouth FC vs Altrincham". RCTI+. Retrieved 2019-11-29.
  8. ^ "Prestigioasa FA Cup se vede în exclusivitate pe Eurosport din acest weekend". eurosport.ro (in Romanian). Retrieved 2019-03-30.
  9. ^ "FA Cup returns to SABC screens". SABC News. 2020-06-25. Retrieved 2020-06-27.
  10. ^ "BBC and FA agree new four-year FA Cup deal".
  11. ^ "ITV signs four-year deal to make FA Cup games free-to-air from 2021". uk.sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2019-05-23.
  12. ^ "beIN SPORTS Kembali Siarkan Pertandingan FA Cup di Indonesia". beinsports-id (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2019-03-15.