TG4 will broadcast four group live matches from Lidl Ladies Football Division 1A and Division 1B in addition to the Division 1 semi-finals.
TG4 will also be available on the weekend of March 26-27 All four division finals will be broadcast exclusively on June 6th, with the finals of divisions 1 and 2 being broadcast on TG4 and the finals of divisions 3 and 4 being broadcast on the Spórt TG4 YouTube channel.
TG4’s coverage of the Lidl Ladies National Football Leagues in 2021 begins May 21st with the Friday night action. The match between Cork and Tipperary of Division 1 will be broadcast live at 7.30 p.m. The next day, neighbors Galway and Mayo will lock their horns at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to the broadcaster’s coverage and sponsorship of the Peil na mBan championship series, TG4 is pleased to give these Lidl Ladies National Football Leagues games the opportunity to present them on a broadcasting platform that will be broadcast free of charge on national television and via Spórt TG4’s YouTube channel, and to make it available globally via the TG4 Player App.
Peil na mBan Beo will continue to be the home of live and exclusive ladies football action on TG4. The series is presented by former Galway footballer Máire Ní Bhraonáin, which will be attended by a panel of experts for analysis including Michelle Ryan of Waterford, Sorcha Furlong of Dublin and Sinéad Finnegan, Rena Buckley of Cork and Rhóna Ní Bhuachalla, Meath Star and more recent TG4 Intermediate Player of the Year Vikki Wall. The comment team is led by Brian Tyers. The series is produced by the Waterford-based production company Nemeton TV.
Mícheál Naughton, President of LGFA, said: “The addition of more games to the live TV program shows once again the unmatched commitment of TG4 to our sport. We are very much looking forward to the start of the Lidl Ladies National Football Leagues 2021 and we are excited to announce this unprecedented coverage from TG4. There are some delicious games to look forward to in the coming weeks and TG4’s outstanding coverage will be the best action for viewers at home and abroad. “
Rónán Ó Coisdealbha, TG4 Sports Director, said: “For over twenty years, TG4 has been home to the live and exclusive television broadcast of Ladies Gaelic Football. With TG4’s increased coverage of the Lidl National Leagues 2021, we continue to lead the way in which women’s sports are broadcast in Ireland, ensuring that women’s sports are the focus of television audiences. TG4 is excited to bring even more games to the public on free television. “
TG4’s Lidl leagues coverage 2021
Date Round Teams / Game Throw-In Details
Friday, May 21st group match | Round 1, Division 1 Cork vs Tipperary 7.30pm Live on TG4
Saturday, May 22nd group match | Round 1, Division 1 Mayo vs Galway 7:30 p.m. Live on TG4
Saturday, May 29th group match | Round 2, Division 1 Cork v Dublin 7:35 p.m. Live on TG4
Saturday, June 5th group game | Round 3, Division 1 Tipperary vs Dublin 6:30 p.m. Live on TG4
Saturday 12 June semi-finals | Division 1 Teams TBC 5:00 p.m. YouTube
Saturday 12 June semi-finals | Division 1 Teams TBC 7.30 p.m. Live on TG4
Saturday, June 26th final | Division 2 Teams TBC 5.00pm Live on TG4
Saturday, June 26th final | Division 1 Teams TBC 7.30 p.m. Live on TG4
Sunday, June 27th final | Division 4 teams TBC 2.00 p.m. Youtube
Sunday, June 27th final | Division 3 Final Teams TBC 4:00 p.m. Youtube
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