Liga MX Apertura semi-final TV coverage plans by Univision

liga-mx-apertura-semifinals

Univision has announced their TV coverage plans for the Liga MX Apertura semi-finals, which will be shown across its networks.

One game is already “in the can” after Tigres UANL defeated Club Leon 1-0 in the first leg on Wednesday night. Next up is the clash between Necaxa and Club America, which is scheduled to kick off this evening.

The top two teams will advance to the 2016-17 Liga MX Apertura final, which will be broadcast exclusively on Univision Networks exclusively.

The season all started in July, as the 18 teams of Liga MX began their battle to be the champion of North America’s top pro soccer league. In November, fans watched on Univision and UDN as the top eight teams advanced to the Liguilla, where top seeds Tijuana and Pachuca would fall. Now it’s down to the final four, as No. 3 Tigres UANL, No. 5 América, No. 7 Necaxa and No. 8 León head into the semifinal round.

The second leg of the two-game total-goals semifinal tournament opens on Saturday, December 3 with Tigres UANL versus León on UDN, and concludes on Sunday, December 4 as América and Necaxa renew their battle on Univision and UDN.

Univision and Univision Deportes coverage will feature play-by-play commentary as well as analysis by the networks all-star team of soccer experts, including Alejandro Berry who will host Fútbol Central at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 5:00 p.m. PT on UDN and Linea de Cuatro at 11:30 p.m. ET/ 8:30 p.m. PT.

Here’s the schedule of the games this week (US only):

 

Thursday, December 1

Necaxa vs. Club America (Liga MX Apertura semi-final, 1st leg), 9:30pm, Univision Deportes, Sling Blue and fuboTV (free trial) — Commentators: Ivan Zamorano and Félix Fernandez

 

Saturday, December 3

Tigres vs. Club Leon (Liga MX Apertura semi-final, 2nd leg), 7:30pm, Univision Deportes, Sling Blue and fuboTV (free trial) — Commentators: Gonzalo Pineda and Nestor de la Torre

 

Sunday, December 4

Club America vs. Necaxa (Liga MX Apertura semi-final, 2nd leg), 8:55pm, Univision, Sling Blue and fuboTV (free trial) — Commentators: Diego Balado, Gonzalo Pineda and Adolfo Rios.

 

SEE MORE: Schedule of Liga MX games on US TV and streaming

25+ Channels With Sports & News
  • Starting price: $33/mo. for fubo Latino Package
  • Watch Premier League, Liga MX, MLS & World Cup
  • Includes ESPN, FOX, Univision, TUDN and more
Favorite Leagues At The Best Price
  • Starting price: $7.99/mo. for Live TV Package
  • Watch Argentine league, Brasileirāo and Copa Libertadores
  • Includes beIN SPORTS, GolTV, TyC Sports and more
Many Sports & ESPN Originals
  • Price: $6.99/mo. (or get ESPN+, Hulu & Disney+ for $13.99/mo.)
  • Features LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS, Copa del Rey & more
  • Also includes daily ESPN FC news & highlights show
Live TV, Soccer & Originals
  • Starting price: $4.99/mo.
  • Features Champions League, Serie A, Europa League & more
  • 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
Get All 3 And Save 30%
  • $13.99/mo. for ESPN+, Disney+ & Hulu
  • Includes Bundesliga, LaLiga, NHL & the home to UFC
  • Features Marvel, Star Wars + shows & movies for your entire family

One Response

  1. Miguel A Garcia December 3, 2016

Leave a Reply

Translate »