The Championship is entering a chaotic Christmas period with two clear frontrunners aiming to extend their dominance over the league at the halfway stage.


The 23rd round of matches represents the mid-point of the season. If Ipswich pick up at least a point against Leeds on TV this week, both the Tractor Boys and Leicester will be on course to break the record Championship points total of 106 set by Reading in 2006.

This weekend's clash is a big one, however. Leeds and Southampton can close the gap to automatic promotion to just seven points as the top four accelerate away from the pack.

West Brom, Hull and Michael Beale's Sunderland will all aim to establish their play-off credentials, while at the other end of the table, Sheffield Wednesday will be determined to continue a remarkable run of form that could see them within touching distance of safety against all the odds.

Sky Sports boast the rights to show live coverage of the Championship and the broadcaster has announced plans for the next few weeks. We'll keep this page updated throughout the course of the season as the 2023/24 campaign spills over with fresh drama. brings you the complete Championship TV schedule, including every game you can watch live in the UK.

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Championship TV schedule 2023/24

All UK time. Subject to change.

Saturday 23rd December

Leeds v Ipswich (12:30pm) Sky Sports Football

Tuesday 26th December

Preston v Leeds (12:30pm) Sky Sports Football

Birmingham v Stoke (5:15pm) Sky Sports Football

Ipswich v Leicester (7:45pm) Sky Sports Football

Friday 29th December

Southampton v Plymouth (6pm) Sky Sports Football

West Brom v Leeds (8:15pm) Sky Sports Football

Monday 1st January

Sunderland v Preston (12:30pm) Sky Sports Football

Sheffield Wednesday v Hull (5:15pm) Sky Sports Football

Championship TV rights 2023/24

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