BBC and ITV are sharing the coverage of World Cup 2006.
WIth less than a month to go before England’s first game, you may want to view the UK TV World Cup Coverage schedule I have put together and book the important dates in your diary.
The BBC will broadcast England’s first game against Paraguay on June 10th, ITV will be showing the two other group games against Trinidad and Tobago and Sweden on June 15th and June 20th.
The BBC have first choice of which last 16 game they want to show, ITV get to choose the next two, with the rest split evenly. Both channels show the final and the semi-final should England be involved.
The BBC will also be warming us up for the World Cup by showing England’s 2 friendlies:
England v Hungary 8:00pm BBC1
England v Jamaica 1:30pm BBC1
You may want to download the BBC’s World Cup 2006 wallchart (PDF).