Joy for UK Serie A fans as BT Sport announce deal to show Italian top-flight until 2024

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The days of James Richardson presenting the Italian football show were a fond and distant memory for many, and BT Sport are about to revive that winning partnership.

According to BT Sport, Richardson will be presenting a weekly round-up show, discussing all of the key talking points from the previous weekend’s matches.

In even better news for followers of the Italian top-flight, the channel will now become the exclusive home of Serie A in the UK, with over 200 live games being shown across the season.

Those with a keen interest will continue to be able to watch the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and other star names.

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It represents a real coup for the broadcaster after losing main Champions League anchor, Gary Lineker, to LaLiga TV.

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With such a close race for the Serie A title last season, the loss of some key players to other leagues means that 2021/22 could be even tighter.

It’s sure to be a must watch for anyone with more than a passing interest in Calcio.

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