Author: Ed Perovic

Copa Libertadores Group Stage games to be shown on FOX Soccer 2GO

The Copa Libertadores enters its Group Stage starting March 7, and will be shown to viewers in the United States. But there’s good news and bad news. First, the bad news is that with the release of its schedule for at least the first week of Group Stage, it is clear that FOX’s Spanish-language channel – FOX Deportes – will not have any coverage of the competition. That’s most likely due to the fact that after 19 years, Liga MX teams have opted out of the competition in 2017. It’s still a mystery why FOX Deportes is opting to show ... Read more

Copa Libertadores schedule in US for 3rd Preliminary Round (Feb 15-23, 2017)

The Copa Libertadores, South America’s top club competition, enters its 3rd Preliminary Round this week. FOX Sports hold the English and Spanish-language rights in the US and have shown the matches from the previous 2 Preliminary Rounds exclusively on their streaming service FOX Soccer 2GO. It is unclear at the moment if FOX Sports will begin showing matches on their Spanish-language channel FOX Deportes starting with the Group Stage, which begins March 7, 2017. The big change this year in the competition is that Liga MX teams are no longer participating after a full 19 seasons of being part of ... Read more

Schedule of Africa Cup of Nations games on US TV and streaming

The 2017 edition of the African Nations Cup kicks off this Saturday, January 14 in Gabon with Africa’s top 16 teams vying for the Continent’s most sought-after trophy. The Group Stage, which consists of 4 groups of 4 teams goes through January 25 with the Final taking place February 5. In the United States, beIN SPORTS own the rights and will present every match on either their TV channels or their streaming service beIN SPORTS CONNECT. If your local cable or satellite provider doesn’t offer beIN SPORTS or beIN SPORTS Connect, click the links below for a free 24-hour trial ... Read more

Where to find River Plate-Rosario Copa Argentina Final on US TV and streaming

The Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes in Córdoba will host the Final of the Copa Argentina Sancor Seguros between River Plate and Rosario Central Thursday night. Both teams will have to put aside their Primera woes as the evening brings two major prizes for the winner – a coveted trophy and a place in next year’s Copa Libertadores. River Plate are coming off a tough Primera loss to bitter rivals Boca Juniors over the weekend while Rosario Central are struggling in the Primera where they have gone winless in their last 8. But both teams have shown class in their respective ... Read more

FOX Sports to feature 8 FA Cup matches from 1st Round this weekend

The English FA Cup has been called the “Greatest Domestic Cup Competition in the World” for good reason. While casual fans usually don’t start paying attention until the 3rd Round when Championship and Premier League teams join the fray, die-hard fans recognize the excitement the early rounds can bring. This weekend, all the teams from League 1 and League 2 enter the competition and are pitted against non-league teams for whom these matches can make-or-break their whole season. FOX Sports, who hold exclusive TV rights to the FA Cup in the US, will present 8 matches from the First Round ... Read more

Schedule of UEFA World Cup Qualifying matches on US TV and streaming

Matchday’s #2 and #3 of the European Zone World Cup Qualifiers take place over a 6-day period starting Thursday, October 6th. The 9 group winners will automatically advance to the World Cup Finals. The top 8 of 9 second-place nations will be drawn into 4 home-and-away Playoff matches with the winners advancing to the World Cup (13 total spots for the Confederation). All 54 matches are available live in the US. Here is the schedule and TV info: All times Eastern USA Thursday, October 6: Italy vs. Spain, 2:45pm, FOX Sports 1, FOX Deportes, FOX Soccer 2GO and Sling Blue ... Read more

Schedule of Asian and African Zone World Cup Qualifiers on US TV and streaming

The top teams in Africa and Asia return to action this week with a slew of games that will be available on US TV and streaming. Here’s what to watch, when and where: All times Eastern USA ASIA – The 3rd Round of AFC qualifiers continue this International Break with Matchday’s #3 and #4. A reminder, 12 teams are left and are divided into 2 Groups which are playing a full home-and-away series of matches which will be completed in September 2017. The top 2 teams from each group will automatically qualify for Russia 2018 while the 2 third-place nations will ... Read more

Schedule of CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifiers on US TV

South American Qualifiers for World Cup 2018 reach the halfway mark with Round #9 on Thursday, October 6 and begin their second leg on Tuesday, October 11 with Round #10. As in the past, expect many “look-ins” on the beIN SPORTS channels as several matches overlap with their kickoff times. Below is a complete US TV schedule for the matches: All times Eastern USA. Thursday, October 6, 2016 Ecuador vs. Chile, 5:00pm, beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS en Español, Sling Blue and fuboTV (free trial) Uruguay vs. Venezuela, 7:00pm, beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS en Español, Sling Blue and fuboTV (free trial) Paraguay vs. Colombia, 8:30pm, ... Read more