Sky Sports 1 is available as a premium package to the basic Sky package subscription. Sky Sports offers a premium offering of extensive football coverage including the English Premier League, The English Football League, The FA Cup, UEFA Champions League, International Footbal and the Spanish Liga. Sky sports also offers other live sport such as cricket, rugby and boxing.
Sky Sports broadcasts in both formats: 576i (SDTV 16:9, 4:3) and 1080i (HDTV). You can tune into Sky Sports on Terrestrial TV: Freeview on Channel 83 (Sky Sports News), satellite: Sky Digital on Channels 401-405, 408-409, 418, cable: Virgin Media Channels 511-513, 516, UPC Ireland: Channels 402-405 and 408, IPTV Tiscali TV on Channels 551-554.