Author: World Soccer Talk

End of an era for FOX Soccer: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 73, Christopher Harris and Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • The end of an era at FOX Sports where they say goodbye to the Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup, • Who Turner Sports has hired as their new soccer presenter, • The latest news on Disney/ESPN’s potential acquisition of FOX Sports, • Who BBC and ITV have hired to announce this summer’s World Cup for UK TV, • Liga MX scores huge TV ratings once again, ... Read more

Comcast/NBC tries to gobble up FOX Sports: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 72, Christopher Harris and Kartik Krishnaiyer cover a range of topics including: • What the implications are for soccer fans if Comcast (who owns NBC Sports) acquires FOX Sports and Sky Sports, • Which streaming provider the former president of ESPN has joined, • Coverage news about the English Football League playoffs on ESPN+, • Huge viewing numbers for el Clásico on beIN SPORTS, • And of course we have feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen ... Read more

Interview with Telemundo about World Cup commentating: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 71, Christopher Harris covers a range of topics including: • An exclusive interview with Telemundo commentators about their preparations for this summer’s World Cup, • We discuss which sports TV network has lost more than 600,000 subscribers in the last year, • Who Martin Tyler will be commentating the World Cup for this summer, • And of course we have feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to the show via the player above or via ... Read more

FOX screws up World Cup coverage before a ball is kicked: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 70, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • How FOX has screwed up the World Cup before a ball is kicked, • Our first impressions of ESPN+, • What percentage of TV soccer viewing in the US goes to MLS, • Big news for Scottish Premiership fans • As well as some eye-opening TV viewing numbers. • And of course we have feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen to the show ... Read more

Charlie Stillitano discusses European Super League: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 69, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • An exclusive interview with Charlie Stillitano about the International Champions Cup and the chances of a European Super League, • Commentator Peter Drury shares his insight regarding his famous Roma-Barca call, • The latest details about VAR making its World Cup debut this summer, • News about LaLiga TV launching in the United States, • The launch of another new soccer streaming service, • Our thoughts on NBC’s ... Read more

How ESPN+, Facebook Live and NBC Sports Gold are impacting soccer viewing: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 68, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • The impact of ESPN+, Facebook Live and NBC Sports Gold is having on soccer viewing in the United States, • Our analysis of the last 7-days of scintillating soccer coverage, • The departure of one of the great daily soccer news and highlight shows from television, • How commentator Peter Drury summed up the spirit of the Beautiful Game this week, • Which network broke a historic US ... Read more

Liverpool-Man City on FS2?? World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 67, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • ESPN and Turner Sports announce launch dates for their new sports streaming services, • Our thoughts about the latest Champions League and Premier League games and NBC and FOX’s coverage of it, • Whether Zlatan can resuscitate MLS TV ratings, • The incredulity of FOX Sports putting Liverpool-Manchester City on FS2, • And of course we have feedback and questions from you in the Listener Mailbag section. Listen ... Read more

How FOX is spinning the World Cup without USA: World Soccer Talk Podcast

World Soccer Talk is the weekly soccer podcast on the topic of watching soccer on TV, online and apps. In the NEW episode, number 66, Kartik Krishnaiyer and Christopher Harris cover a range of topics including: • How FOX Sports is pulling the wool over the eyes of the sports industry with how they’re spinning that the USMNT is not in it, • A discussion of how FOX Sports should cover the negative news out of Russia, • We disclose which network beIN SPORTS has filed a complaint against, • Why Liverpool and Man City fans better start making alternate viewing plans for the ... Read more