Sky_logo_900Sky is adding a new sports channel to its UK and Irish basic subscription packages.

Upcoming highlights include matches from La Liga, MLS, FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers, as well as a select number of Premier League and Football League matches.

Sky Sports Mix will also also show live women’s golf, cricket and netball as well as “insightful documentaries, sports entertainment shows and other sporting content”.

Sky Sports Managing Director, Barney Francis, said: “With Sky Sports Mix, we are giving millions more people access to great moments from some of the world’s biggest sporting events at no extra cost.

“It is a fantastic way for all Sky customers to be able to enjoy some of the great content that has made Sky Sports the first choice for sport.

“Sky Sports Mix will bring sport to more people and provide many different ways of enjoying our coverage, from high profile live events and fascinating documentaries to clips of incredible moments.

“Our aim is to offer sport in a way that can engage, encourage and excite everyone even further.”