Archives: FOX Soccer

Final Episode of ‘FOX Soccer News’ Will Air On US TV On August 17

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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‘FOX Soccer News,’ the nightly news and analysis show, will no longer be available on United States television once FOX Soccer Daily launches on FOX Sports 1 on August 19. “‘FOX Soccer News’ will no longer be shown on FOX … Continue reading

FOX Sports 1 to Debut ‘FOX Soccer Daily’ on August 19; New Soccer Show

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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UPDATED: FOX will debut a brand-new daily soccer show on FOX Sports 1 beginning August 19 entitled FOX Soccer Daily. The show will broadcast daily (Monday through Friday) from 4-4:30pm ET and be recorded from a studio in Los Angeles. … Continue reading

Planning to Watch EPL on NBC on Opening Day? Here’s What You’ll Be Missing On FOX Sports 1

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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There’s only 35 days until the 2013-14 Premier League season kicks off on August 17 with Liverpool against Stoke and Swansea versus Manchester United just two of the many games on opening day. For TV viewers in the United States, … Continue reading

2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup TV Schedule

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The 2013 edition of the CONCACAF Gold Cup debuts on Sunday, July 7 with all matches televised live on US television. Here’s the complete TV and Internet schedule: All times Eastern. Sunday, July 7, 2013: Canada vs Martinique (Group A), … Continue reading

Future of Sky Sports News On FOX Is Up In The Air

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Sky Sports News, the popular 24/7 British sports news network that has been simulcast on FOX Soccer for several years, has been discontinued by FOX Soccer as of June 30. Since Sunday night, no live nor taped simulcasts of Sky … Continue reading

FOX Soccer Plus to Continue Next Season In More Prominent Role

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Beginning this August, FOX Soccer Plus will play a prominent role in soccer coverage on US television. In the past, FOX Soccer Plus was the often neglected sister channel of FOX Soccer. But now that FOX Soccer will be shutting … Continue reading

2013-14 Scottish Premier League Season Will Be Shown on US TV

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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With FOX Soccer shutting down either in August or September, and many of its soccer rights transferring to FOX Sports 1 when the new network launches on August 17, there have been a lot of questions regarding the status of … Continue reading

Rupert Murdoch Plans Summer Tournament for Soccer’s Top Clubs: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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A billionaire is planning an international tournament to be played in the summer featuring 16 of the world’s best teams competing around the planet. Sound familiar? No it isn’t the Qatari Dream Football League, which was later revealed to be … Continue reading

No Decision Made Yet Regarding FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Soccer 2Go

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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No final decision has been made yet regarding the future of FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Soccer 2Go. While we know that FOX Soccer will morph into FXX later this Summer or early Fall, and FOX Sports 1 will broadcast … Continue reading

FOX Sports to Split European Qualifiers With ESPN For Euro 2016 & World Cup 2018

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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As we exclusively revealed last week, FOX Sports has won the US English-speaking media rights to the European qualifiers for Euro 2016 and FIFA World Cup 2018. But in a new development, announced by FOX Sports today, FOX has a … Continue reading

1.4 Million Viewers Watched UEFA Champions League Final On FOX

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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FOX’s live broadcast of the 2013 UEFA Champions Final between Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund averaged a 0.9/2 rating with 1.4 million viewers on Saturday, May 25, 2013. With no Barcelona, Real Madrid or Premier League team in the final, … Continue reading

Sky Sports News Will Air On FOX Sports 1 After FOX Soccer Shuts Down

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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With FOX Soccer scheduled to morph into FXX later this summer, and the US media rights for the UEFA Champions League, Europa League, FA Cup and England home internationals to transition to FOX Sports 1 after August 17, one of … Continue reading

Thank You FOX Soccer For 15 Years Of Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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After 15 years of soccer coverage, today marked the final day of FOX Soccer’s coverage of the English Premier League on US television. I’d personally like to thank everyone at FOX who’s been involved in bringing us the world’s best … Continue reading

Here’s Everything That’s Wrong With FOX Sports In 30 Seconds [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In 30 seconds, this is everything that’s wrong with FOX Sports. Even though the TV commercial below is focused on college football, it underlines what’s broken with FOX Sports, FOX Sports 1 and FOX Soccer. The sport should be the … Continue reading

If You Live in Indianapolis or Hartford and Want to Watch the FA Cup Final Live, You’re Screwed

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The FA Cup Final is being shown nationwide throughout the United States for the first-time ever on free-to-air national television. Except if you live in Indianapolis or Hartford. The TV coverage begins tomorrow at Noon ET on FOX. However, two … Continue reading

FOX Soccer and ESPN to Televise Chelsea vs Manchester City Post-Season Friendlies On US TV

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The two highly-anticipated friendlies between Chelsea and Manchester City, to be played on US soil after the 2012-13 season ends, will be televised live on US television by FOX Soccer and ESPN. Both Premier League sides are heading to the … Continue reading

Gus Johnson and Ian Wright’s Commentary Has Turned FOX Soccer Into a Joke

Posted on by Guy Robert
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If Gus Johnson and FOX Sports have paid any attention at all to the commentary on Gus’s play-by-play match calling on Twitter and EPL Talk, they should be deeply concerned. From initial outbursts of outrage, much of the commentary has … Continue reading

After Final Nail In Coffin From Gus Johnson, FOX Soccer Will Not Be Missed

Posted on by Evan Wofford
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With NBC Sports Network announcing their Premier League coverage plans for next season, the end is near for FOX Soccer. Next season will see the UEFA Champions League, Europa League, CONCACAF Champion’s League and the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World … Continue reading