Category: Football

Highly respected football caller SIMON HILL departs FOX SPORTS ahead of A-League return

TV Blackbox understands the decision was made by Fox Sports to part way with Hill due to ongoing budget issues.

Football broadcaster CRAIG FOSTER to depart SBS

Craig Foster will leave his permanent role at SBS as Chief Football Analyst at the end of July to pursue other challenges.

OPTUS confirms broadcast schedule for PREMIER LEAGUE return

The Premier League was suspended on 13 March due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will return with new kick-off times and matches played behind closed doors.

K-LEAGUE continues live this weekend on Optus Sport

Round two of the K League gets underway this weekend, with the following matches exclusively live on Optus Sport.

Optus lands Australian rights to K LEAGUE

The K League is the top division of football in South Korea and becomes the second major Asian football acquisition for Optus Sport, after the J.League was secured in February this year.

Optus Sport secures Copa America rights and sets up a mid-year blockbuster

Optus Sport continues to secure the best football from around the world with the acquisition of Australian media rights for the CONMEBOL Copa America 2020 tournament

Mega weekend of Olympic Qualifiers for the Matilda’s on Fox Sports

Its set to be an action-packed week of football as the Westfield Matildas kick off their campaign on home soil to reach the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Optus Sport adds first Asian football rights to 2020 line-up

Optus Sport has kicked off the new year by securing the exclusive Australian rights to Japan’s J.League competition for three years, effective from the 2020 season.

RATINGS | Sports fans savour Kansas City Chiefs stirring comeback victory in Super Bowl LIV

Sports fans savoured the Kansas City Chiefs’ stirring comeback victory in Super Bowl LIV

Mega weekend for A-League with Triple-Header of mouth-watering Derbies | #ALeague

Football fans are in for an explosive weekend of football in Round 18 of the A-League (rebel Play Football Round) with a triple-header of mouth-watering derbies


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EXCLUSIVE | BOB HAWKE’S Granddaughter “BLINDSIDED” by his depiction in THE CROWN

As critics call out THE CROWN for its fictional account of historical events, the granddaughter of BOB HAWKE shares her views

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EXCLUSIVE | Lindsay Lohan confirms she is NOT going into the jungle as Mark Wahlberg flies in

Shooting has now started on the new series of I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here and one famous name has already ruled herself out, despite the hype

Discovery aquires New Zealand free-to-air broadcaster Mediaworks

The acquisition makes Discovery a major player in New Zealand’s free-to-air television market and includes the entertainment channels Three and Bravo

Seven teases 2021 return of HOME AND AWAY with new promo

Joining the established ensemble cast is Bridie Carter (McLeod’s Daughters) and Luke Arnold (INXS: Never Tear Us Apart), plus the return of a River Boy.

ABC’s STATELESS wins 13 AACTA Awards

ABC drama Stateless has dominated this year’s AACTA Awards by scoring 13 of the nation’s top screen prizes, leading the way for the public broadcaster’s wins for best television miniseries, drama, documentary, comedy entertainment and children’s programs.