League fans, gird thy loins. Footy’s gonna be on the tele 5 nights a week next season.
“From 2017, we will introduce our 24-hour dedicated rugby league channel — FOXNRL — which will become the home of NRL on television.”
“At the same time, we will introduce two new franchise to accompany our massive Super Saturday offering: two games on Friday night starting at 6pm and 8pm respectively, and two games on Sunday afternoon kicking off at 2pm and 4pm respectively.”“We will also introduce new pre- and post-game shows and personalities around these franchises, as well as adding to our existing suite of weekday shows.”“In addition, FOX Sports will broadcast more second tier games than ever before.”
The 2016 NRL Season draw is expected to be revealed any day now.