Date change for Preston North End's FA Cup clash with Doncaster due to television coverage

Preston North End's FA Cup clash with Doncaster Rovers has been moved to Sunday, January 6 so it can be televised live overseas.

Saturday, 8th December 2018, 11:55 am
Updated Saturday, 8th December 2018, 1:00 pm
PNE's FA Cup clash with Doncaster is being broadcast live overseas

The third round tie at Deepdale was initially going to be played on Saturday, January 5 but has been put back to 2pm the following day.

North End's game is one of 14 moved for the benefit of overseas coverage, some being shown on the Saturday lunchtime, some on Saturday teatime and four on the Sunday afternoon.

Clubs receive a £50,000 broadcast fee for being chosen for coverage abroad.

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