Carling Nations Cup announce deal with Sky Sports 3D

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The Carling Nations Cup which kicks of in February 2011, will become the first International tournament to be shown in its entirety in 3D, after the Football Association of Ireland announced a deal with Sky Sports to show all six games live.

The agreement will also include simultaneous live broadcast of the Welsh matches in the Welsh language on S4C.

The opening matches of the Carling Nations Cup will take place in Aviva Stadium on February 8 (Republic of Ireland v Wales) and February 9 (Northern Ireland v Scotland). The final dates of the May matches of the Carling Nations Cup have also been revised  under a new schedule agreed between the four competing Associations and the broadcast partners as follows:

Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland                   Tue, May 24 2011             Aviva Stadium KO 7.45pm

Scotland v Wales                                                              Wed, May 25 2011           Aviva Stadium KO 7.45pm

Wales v Northern Ireland                                             Fri, May 27 2011                Aviva Stadium KO 7.45pm

Republic of Ireland v Scotland                                    Sun, May 29 2011             Aviva Stadium KO 6.30pm