Today, CrunchGear reported that DirecTV has decided to provide Fox Soccer Channel in HD, starting on August 11 and the story was also confirmed by sources at EPL Talk. So, this should be very good news indeed for those of you who’ve been waiting for the Premier League and Series A seasons to begin. Of course, this announcement isn’t surprising since FSC on Dish Network went HD six months ago. Obviously, DirecTV intends to update its services to please their customers at this point.
Furthermore, GolTV is scheduled to go full HD this summer as well. According to EPL Talk, it’s likely to make the transition to full high definition as early as August 4, which is next Wednesday. Thus, this update for DirecTV is probably a long time coming for subscribers, HDTV owners and rabid fans of soccer. So, rest easy, sports enthusiasts, your wait for the full HD experience is nearly over.