Can I get BT Sport on Sky?

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I’m with Sky and watch a lot of football on Sky Sports. My friend says I should add on BT Sport because they have some of the biggest games, but how do I do that? Any help would be appreciated.

Robbie, via email

You absolutely can get BT Sport if you have Sky TV, but not through Sky directly. Instead, you have to add it to your package through BT itself. Read on and I'll explain how to go about it.

How to add BT Sport to Sky TV

Getting BT Sport on Sky is straightforward - here's how you go about it.

1. There's a page on BT's website that lets you add its sport service to Sky TV. Have your viewing card number handy, then click here to go there.

2. Next, you'll be presented with a few options. If you already use BT broadband, you can get BT Sport for a lower price so choose that option.

Alternatively, if you're all Sky, click that box instead. You'll also get to choose between standard and high definition.

3. Follow the instructions onscreen to sign up. You'll have to enter some details, including your Sky viewing card number, but it's all pretty straightforward.

Which Premier League games are on BT Sport?

BT Sport's schedule for September looks like this:

  • Fulham v Arsenal (12:30pm) BT Sport 1
  • Crystal Palace v Southampton (3pm) BT Sport
  • Saturday 19th September
  • Everton v West Brom (12:30pm) BT Sport 1
  • Leeds v Fulham (3pm) BT Sport
  • Sunday 20th September
  • Southampton v Tottenham (12pm) BT Sport 1
  • Saturday 26th September
  • Brighton v Man Utd (12:30pm) BT Sport 1


I hope that helps Robbie. If you have any other questions about BT Sport, or Sky Sports, or just sport in general, check out these handy guides:

Frequently asked questions

How long will it take to activate BT Sport on Sky?

Once you've filled in your details, it's common to have access to BT Sport within 15 minutes.

At worst, you won't have to wait more than a day. Still, if you're concerned, get it all sorted before the day of the match you want to watch.

Can I watch BT on Sky multiroom?

If you want to watch BT Sport on another TV around the house, you'll have to add it on. Be aware that it will increase the price.

What BT Sport channels will I get on Sky?

Add BT Sport to your package and you'll be able to watch all four BT Sport channels, which televise Premier League and Champions League football, the FA Cup, as well as Premiership and European rugby union.

MotoGP, UFC bouts and WTA are also aired live on BT Sport. And you'll get access to live boxing matches on BoxNation.

How do I get Sky Sports on BT?

You can watch Sky Sports through BT with a NOW TV Sky Sports Pass, which is included with VIP and Big Sport.

And if you're on one of BT's flexible fibre packages you can add a NOW TV Sky Sports Pass for a month, week or a single day.

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