Find your TV sweet spot with our Best Seat in the House graphic

Finding the best place to sit when watching TV comes down to a few simple sums – find your sweet spot with our formula...

The new football season kicks-off in August, and if the 2016/17 title race is anything to go by, it should be a belter. But before settling down to watch the action on television it’s worth making sure you’re sitting in the best possible position.

Our Best Seat in the House graphic reveals how to find the perfect sweet spot in your living room for watching football on TV. We’ve looked at screen size, viewing distance and resolution to come up with a simple formula for finding the best seat.

Time to upgrade? The best seat deserves the best TV

With Sky Sports broadcasting top-flight football matches in Ultra HD, now is a great time to buy a 4K UHD TV. You can enjoy the football with up to 4 times the detail of your HD television. Sky showed 124 top flight matches in 2016/17.

How to watch football in Ultra HD on Sky

What’s more, you can pick up a 4K TV today for a much lower price than when they were first launched – here are 7 other reasons why you should upgrade to a 4K TV.

Upgrade your TV to a super-sharp 4K UHD model