Category: Community Shield

Where to find Liverpool vs. Man City Community Shield on US TV

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Liverpool vs. Man City in the US, we have all of the details for you about the 2019/20 FA Community Shield featuring arguably the two best teams in England. The match will be shown live on US streaming (and you can watch it on your TV too). Competition: FA Community Shield Genre: Sports Looking to watch soccer matches online from your office, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action. We Recommend: US Only.   Here are all ... Read more

Chelsea-Man City Community Shield finds a home in U.S.

EXCLUSIVE: After a huge amount of anticipation about who will broadcast this Sunday’s FA Community Shield between Chelsea and Manchester City, a decision has finally been reached. In the United States, you’ll be able to watch Chelsea against Manchester City exclusively on the ESPN+ streaming service. The paid subscription service is available for $4.99 per month. New users to ESPN+ can watch the game with for free as part of the service’s 7-day trial. No TV broadcast will be available. Featuring the Premier League champion against the winner of the FA Cup, Sunday’s matchup between Manchester City and Chelsea will ... Read more

Arsenal vs Chelsea: Community Shield can set precedent for new Premier League season

Premier League fans will get their first glimpse of two of English football’s top teams for 2017-18 on Sunday, as London rivals Arsenal and Chelsea clash at Wembley in the Community Shield. While lifting the pre-season silverware may well be quite far down the respective clubs’ priority lists, victory over a fellow title challenger could well provide the impetus for the victor to start the new campaign strongly. Arsenal qualify to play in the clash after lifting the FA Cup last term, while champions Chelsea are undoubtedly the team to beat in 2017-18. Understandably, punters claiming their BetFred free bet ... Read more

Daley Blind hopes Shield is springboard for Man Utd

London (AFP) – Daley Blind believes Manchester United’s Community Shield victory can be the springboard for a Premier League title challenge.  Jose Mourinho’s side beat champions Leicester 2-1 in the annual curtain raiser in the English top-flight season at Wembley on Sunday.  While the Shield is not always a reliable barometer of future success, United defender Blind is confident the first silverware of the Mourinho era can be the prelude to bigger prizes. “I think we said it last year as well, a club like Manchester United always wants to play for titles,” Blind said.  “So we are competing in ... Read more

Ibrahimovic fires Manchester United to Community Shield win

London (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his arrival in English football with an 83rd-minute winner as Manchester United edged Leicester City 2-1 at Wembley on Sunday to win the Community Shield. The former Paris Saint-Germain striker had a quiet game, but he outjumped Wes Morgan to head home Antonio Valencia’s cross and earn Jose Mourinho his first piece of silverware as United manager. Leicester talisman Jamie Vardy had earlier punished an error by Marouane Fellaini to cancel out FA Cup match-winner Jesse Lingard’s first-half solo goal for United, who claimed a record-extending 21st Community Shield. “It’s an important victory, but ... Read more

Five things we learnt from the Community Shield

London (AFP) – Manchester United beat Leicester 2-1 in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday. Here AFP Sports looks at five things we learnt from the annual curtain raiser to the English top-flight season:   Pogba deal essential for United United’s lengthy courtship of Paul Pogba appears to be reaching a successful conclusion and the France star can’t arrive soon enough on the evidence of the pedestrian efforts of Michael Carrick and Marouane Fellaini in central midfield. United confirmed before kick-off that Pogba had been given permission to have a medical ahead of a reported world record transfer from ... Read more

Shield success start of something big: Ibrahimovic

London (AFP) – Zlatan Ibrahimovic hailed Manchester United’s Community Shield win over Leicester City as the start of something big after the Sweden striker secured the first silverware of the Jose Mourinho era. Ibrahimovic marked his competitive debut for United in memorable fashion with a towering header in the 83rd minute to clinch a 2-1 victory in the annual curtain raiser to the English top-flight season at Wembley on Sunday. The 34-year-old, who joined United on a free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain in the close-season, is already one of the world’s most decorated players. But the former Barcelona and AC ... Read more

Where to find Manchester United vs. Leicester Community Shield on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Manchester United vs. Leicester in the Community Shield, you’ve come to the right place. In the match that is traditionally the grand opening of the new English season, Manchester United (led by new manager Jose Mourinho) takes on Leicester City live from Wembley Stadium in England. The winner will receive the FA Community Shield trophy (previously known as the Charity Shield). It’s an opportunity for either team to put a stamp on the season. For soccer fans in the United States, the match will be shown live on US TV ... Read more