One of Rovers’ early season fixtures has been selected for live TV broadcast.
The away game against Hull City, which takes place on Tuesday August 20th (kick-off 7.45pm), will now be shown live on Sky Sports.
Rovers have happy memories of last season’s trip to the KCOM Stadium, as Bradley Dack’s goal just before the break secured our first three points of the 2018-19 Championship campaign.
Other EFL fixtures selected for live Sky Sports coverage in the opening month of the new season are as follows:
Friday August 2nd – Luton Town v Middlesbrough (kick-off 7.45pm)
Saturday August 3rd – Salford City v Stevenage (kick-off 12.30pm)
Saturday August 3rd – Nottingham Forest v West Bromwich Albion (kick-off 5.30pm)
Sunday August 4th – Bristol City v Leeds United (kick-off 4.30pm)
Monday August 5th – Huddersfield Town v Derby County (kick-off 7.45pm)
Saturday August 10th – Leeds United v Nottingham Forest (kick-off 12.30pm)
Friday August 16th – Huddersfield Town v Fulham (kick-off 7.45pm)
Saturday August 17th – Sunderland v Portsmouth (kick-off 12.30pm)
Sunday August 18th – Reading v Cardiff City (kick-off 12 noon)
Tuesday August 20th – Hull City v Rovers (kick-off 7.45pm)
Wednesday August 21st – Preston North End v Stoke City (kick-off 7.45pm)
Wednesday August 21st – Charlton Athletic v Nottingham Forest (kick-off 7.45pm)
Saturday August 24th – Derby County v West Bromwich Albion (kick-off 12.30pm)
Sunday August 25th – Swansea City v Birmingham City (kick-off 12 noon)
Friday August 30th – Cardiff City v Fulham (kick-off 7.45pm)
Saturday August 31st – Bristol City v Middlesbrough (kick-off 12.30pm)