Channel Four make Scotland v Argentina fourth summer Test they will show live in June

EXCLUSIVE: Channel Four make Scotland clash with Argentina the fourth Test they will show live in June

  • Channel Four already showing three Wales Tests in June live
  • Scotland’s clash with Argentina on June 22 becomes their fourth match
  • C4 are will show nine live Champions Cup matches each season from this year

Will Kelleher For Mailonline

Channel Four have snapped up another rugby Test match with Scotland’s June fixture against Argentina their latest scalp.

The news means four home nations internationals will be shown on the free-to-air channel next month.

On Wednesday Wales confirmed Sportsmail‘s story from a fortnight ago that all three of their summer matches will be shown on Channel Four.

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend and star man Stuart Hogg celebrate after beating England 

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend and star man Stuart Hogg celebrate after beating England 

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend and star man Stuart Hogg celebrate after beating England 

Wales will play South Africa in Washington DC, and Argentina twice in South America – and it is understood the Scotland match came part of that rights package and has been added to the deal.

Gregor Townsend’s men play Canada on June 9 and then the USA a week later, which are both believed to be shown on BBC Scotland, before flying to Argentina for their final tour match on June 22.

Fans will have to switch channels for that last game.

Channel Four are a new player in the rugby market having also signed up to show nine live European Champions Cup matches each year from next season until 2022.

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