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iFollow FAQs

Below we have provided some answers to frequently asked questions surrounding the new video platform iFollow. If you have any further queries, please email iFollow@efl.com. 

FAQs For UK And Republic Of Ireland Subscribers

Ahead of the 2017/18 season, the EFL is improving the PlayerHD service, which will be relaunched and renamed iFollow. As part of your club's new website iFollow will offer fans, based in the UK and Republic of Ireland, access to live audio commentary, as well as extended highlights and exclusive behind the scenes videos in HD, across desktop, mobile, tablet and app.

Season passes are available for £45.

At present only season passes are available.

iFollow is available across desktop, mobile, tablet and app.

Under the EFL’s existing broadcast agreement with Sky Sports clubs are unable to offer fans in the UK or Republic of Ireland the same access to iFollow as international fans.

Preston North End will be streaming all pre-season friendlies live on iFollow for all subscribers both in the UK and overseas. Details on any FA Youth Cup games that may be streamed live will be confirmed throughout the season. 

Now! iFollow is now available as part of all EFL Digital clubs’ new websites. Simply click here and select your club from the list shown. You’ll be directed straight to your club’s iFollow page where you can subscribe.

If you are an existing PlayerHD subscriber then your account will now have been transferred to the new iFollow service. Existing PlayerHD users will now be able to log in with their existing log in details.

No, in order to live stream games on iFollow you would need to purchase a separate pass whilst based abroad. Upon your return to the UK or Republic of Ireland you would not then be able to watch games but you would be able to listen to live audio match commentary on either of your passes.

Commentary will be provided by the club's regular commentators as in previous seasons, this will be provided for all UK and Republic of Ireland subscribers. 

Please email iFollow@efl.com with any other queries.

FAQs For Overseas Fans

Ahead of the 2017/18 season, PNE PlayerHD was replaced by iFollow, a digital live streaming and content platform that will revolutionise the way football fans overseas can follow their EFL teams.

As part of our new website iFollow will, for the first time in English football, allow overseas fans to live stream up to 46 live games featuring their club within the regular EFL season. In addition, fans will have access to extended highlights and exclusive behind the scenes videos in HD, across desktop, mobile, tablet and app.

Please see below details on why some games may not be available to watch live on the platform.

Season passes are available for the equivalent of £110.

Australia - AUD$185
Canada - CAD$190
EU - €130
USA - $140

Fans in the UK and Republic of Ireland will be paying £45 for iFollow as they do not have access to any live streamed games, which is only available to overseas fans.

At present only season passes are available.

iFollow is available across desktop, mobile, tablet and app. Users watching matches live on a mobile will have to use the iFollow app, which will be available prior to the opening fixtures of the 2017/18 season.

Under the EFL’s existing broadcast agreement with Sky Sports clubs are unable to offer fans in the UK or Republic of Ireland the same access to iFollow as international fans.

More than 1,500 matches will be available in HD quality, with iFollow showing every EFL league match live unless that match has been selected, or ‘blacked out’, by the EFL’s overseas broadcast partners.

Games from Carabao Cup, Checkatrade Trophy and Sky Bet Play-Offs will not be available via iFollow.

Now! iFollow is now available as part of all EFL Digital clubs’ new websites. Simply click here and select your club from the list shown. You’ll be directed straight to your club’s iFollow page where you can subscribe.

If you are an existing PlayerHD subscriber then your account will now have been transferred to the new iFollow service. Existing PlayerHD users will now be able to log in with their existing log in details.

No, when in the UK or Republic of Ireland you will not be able to live stream games on iFollow, however you would be able to listen to live match commentary.

Commentary will be provided by the club's regular commentators as in previous seasons, this will be provided for all UK and Republic of Ireland subscribers. 

Preston North End will be streaming all pre-season friendlies live on iFollow for all subscribers both in the UK and overseas. Details on any FA Youth Cup games that may be streamed live will be confirmed throughout the season. 

Please email iFollow@efl.com with any other queries.