Connect with us

Leagues: La Liga

Univision Deportes Prepares for Launch in United States [VIDEO]

On April 7, 2012, a new 24/7 sports network named Univision Deportes will launch in the United States.

Univision Deportes, which is touting itself as the new way to see sports, will broadcast in Spanish. There’s quite a lot of anticipation building for the new network.

The sports network will broadcast soccer matches from Mexico’s Primera Division as well as FIFA World Cup 2014. The network will be available on select TV providers across the United States including DISH Network.

What are your thoughts about the launch of Univision Deportes? Are you excited by the channel? Do you think Univision Deportes will try to win future soccer TV rights to other leagues? Which ones would you like to see on Univision Deportes? Share your opinions in the comments section below.

200+ Channels With Sports & News
  • Starting price: $33/mo. for fubo Latino Package
  • Watch Premier League, World Cup, Euro 2024 & more
  • Includes NBC, USA, FOX, ESPN, CBSSN & more
Live & On Demand TV Streaming
  • Price: $35/mo. for Sling Blue
  • Watch Premier League, World Cup & MLS
  • Includes USA, NBC, FOX, FS1 + more
Many Sports & ESPN Originals
  • Price: $6.99/mo. (or get ESPN+, Hulu & Disney+ for $13.99/mo.)
  • Features Bundesliga, LaLiga, Championship, & more
  • Also includes daily ESPN FC news & highlights show
2,000+ soccer games per year
  • Price: $4.99/mo
  • Features Champions League, Serie A, Europa League & NWSL
  • Includes CBS, Star Trek & CBS Sports HQ
175 Premier League Games & PL TV
  • Starting price: $4.99/mo. for Peacock Premium
  • Watch 175 exclusive EPL games per season
  • Includes Premier League TV channel plus movies, TV shows & more



  1. Young Apulians!Apulia

    December 15, 2012 at 7:59 am

    I have been exploring for a bit for any high-quality articles or blog posts on this kind of area . Exploring in Yahoo I eventually stumbled upon this site. Studying this info So i’m happy to express that I’ve an incredibly just right uncanny feeling I came upon exactly what I needed. I such a lot for sure will make sure to don?t disregard this site and give it a look regularly.

  2. Cesar Arceo

    May 4, 2012 at 7:05 pm

    Thiz new channel messed up viewing of the FMF across the US most
    people dont have dish cuz they dont let them put it in apartments
    like us so we miss out on all tha exciting games. The FMF and the
    people who made this channel will start to lose veiws cuz the
    economy is to bad so we can pay to see these soccer games in
    Univision Deportes. So in my opinion if it were for me i would say
    that the company that made this channel to just take it off or do
    something for people who cant see those exciting FMF Soccer Games
    cuz i wouldnt want to miss the Fifa World Cup 2014 🙂 Thank u for
    listening nd hope u guys do sumthing about it Please 🙂

  3. Digger

    April 9, 2012 at 8:52 pm

    This really has little to do with Spanish football since Al Jazeera
    won the rights. Not all La Liga fans are Mexican or even Spanish

  4. Eplnfl

    April 6, 2012 at 7:10 am

    I have to disagree. The US experience has been the more the sport
    is on free tv the greater it’s popularity. The NFL is the prime
    example of it. The most popular MLB team in my home town of Chicago
    is the Cubs. Why is that? It is because they had more free tv in
    the 60’s and 70’s than the other team in town. When the NHL
    Blackhawks started puttting home games on free or basic cable 4
    years ago their popularity soared. I look forward to the channel
    although with Comcast I never seem to get things right away. Also I
    need to improve my Spanish.

  5. joejoe

    April 6, 2012 at 12:06 am

    Mexican soccer is by far the most popular of all leagues available
    in the USA. The reason is simple. Most of the games are shown free
    on over the air TV. If I were the FMF I would worry. Over time
    Mexican soccer will lose viewers.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

More in Leagues: La Liga

Translate »