Bristol City v Cardiff City: kick off time and how to watch Bristol City’s next Championship game on TV
Bristol City face Cardiff Town a week after recording their first win of the campaign against Luton Town
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Although it is a traditional local rivalry, the Severnside Derby is different as it also crosses the Wales–England border, leading to fans of both teams calling it an "international match.”
How did Bristol City’s opponent fare in their last game?
Cardiff City are aiming to return to the top flight having last played in the Premier League in the 2018/2019, although had a very rocky campaign last season, only just surviving the drop into EFL League One.
When are Bristol City playing this weekend?
Bristol City will host Cardiff City at Ashton Gate on Sunday August 21, with kick off commencing at 12:00pm. The referee for this fixture is Thomas Bramall.
How can I watch Bristol City vs Cardiff Town on TV?
BBC Radio Bristol will also be airing live commentary of the game, with pre-game punditry occurring from 11:30am, however the live broadcast will not be streaming online.
Those within the broadcast range for BBC Radio Bristol can tune in.
How do I sign up to Sky Sports and Now TV
Sky Sports is available with a Sky TV package:
- Those who already have a Sky subscription can add Sky Sports for an extra £25 per month.
- Those Sky customers who only wish to watch Football coverage can sign up to the “2-for-1” offer, getting Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Football for £18 per month.
- Those new to Sky can sign up and get Sky Sports alongside Sky’s entertainment package for £44 per month (18 month contract, £20 set up fee)
To learn more about how to add Sky Sport to existing packages, or to create a new package with the provider, you can visit the dedicated Sky Sports page.
For those not looking for a long term contract, NOW TV offer two sports passes on their flagship stream service:
- NOW TV Daily pass - £11.99 (per 24 hour)
- NOW TV Monthly pass - £25 (per month)
For more details on how to get NOW TV, or to purchase a no-contract pass to watch the Premier League, you can visit NOW TV’s website for more details.
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