Sky Sports have pushed Manchester United‘s trip to Anfield on January 17 back to their prime Super Sunday slot as part of their TV selections for January.
The Premier League revealed the selections by Sky Sports and BT Sports for the month of January on Tuesday afternoon.
Manchester United and Manchester City have both had key matches moved due to TV picks
Manchester United’s trip to face Liverpool at Anfield has been moved back by Sky Sports
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West Ham faces an earlier trip north to Everton as David Moyes’ return to Goodison Park has been brought forward a day to 5.30 pm on January 1.
The New Years Day action continues with Manchester United against Aston Villa now kicking off at 8 pm on that Friday night.
The first Sky Sports Super Sunday of 2021 is a triple-header.
Burnley’s visit by Fulham in the early game, Newcastle against Leicester follows before two title contenders collide when Chelsea face Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in a 4.30 pm kick-off.
West Ham’s home game with Burnley on January 16 is the only game given to Amazon Prime
The standout game both broadcasters would have wanted is Manchester United’s trip to face current champions, Liverpool.
Jose Mourinho was sacked at United after losing at Anfield and given the dislike between the two sets of supporters, it is a game that is always circled when the calendar is released.
In the first half of the month, Sky Sports will show 12 of the 16 matches, สล็อต with BT Sport handed Everton vs West Ham on January 1, Tottenham vs Leeds and West Brom vs Arsenal on January 2, and Manchester City vs Brighton on January 13.
In the second half of the month the dominance flips with BT getting 15 matches live and exclusive, สล็อต including current table-toppers Tottenham vs Liverpool.
Tottenham are box office and have had a home game vs Liverpool moved to a Thursday night
January 26 sees four games on BT Sport at two-time points – a 6 pm slot and an 8.15 pm slot.
Brighton against Fulham and สล็อต Newcastle hosting Leeds are the two early games while Arsenal’s trip to Southampton and สล็อต Manchester City going to the Hawthorns to face West Brom complete the late-game options.
Tottenham against Liverpool has been moved to an 8 pm slot on Thursday, January 28.