Fox Sports have officially launched Fox League, a 24 hour, 7 days a week channel.

The new channel begins on February 20, channel Fox Sports 502 will become Fox League with all the shows starting from February 27 before Round One kicks off on March 2.

Yvonne Sampson will lead a new era for league coverage alongside Matty Johns.

The live on-field action starts with the Thursday night match hosted by Sampson, Johns and a panel of experts weekly from 7.00pm

Friday will see a double-header, with the new 6pm match only on Fox League.

Super Saturday will feature three games of footy and Sunday will be the only place to watch both games live.

In 2017 there will be six new magazine shows across the week.

The Fox Sports in-broadcast will see a virtual tackle marker, keeping track of the tackle-count, as well as a new virtual 10-metre line that will make it clearer for the fans.