EFL agrees to pay Sky £7 million rebate

8 June 2020

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Photo: PA Images The rebate will take form of reductions to Sky's rights fees in the coming three seasons.

The rebate will take form of reductions to Sky's rights fees in the coming three seasons.

Sky has been given rights to ten additional Championship matches this season.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The EFL has agreed to pay its broadcaster, Sky, a £7 million rebate for the season, which has been disrupted due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Telegraph.

The report comes after the EFL last week announced it had agreed to restart the Championship on 20th June with "significant support" from clubs in the second tier of returning to play as soon as possible.

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