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/ 19 days ago

Real-Dortmund UCL Final sets streaming record for Paramount+

This 2024 UEFA Champions League Final was another edition of great viewership on CBS and Paramount+. With Real Madrid claiming a record 15th title in the competition, the audiences in the United States were strong. While it was not the most-viewed game for the CBS TV channel, it was a major hit on streaming. Overall, […]


/ 25 days ago

CBS hunts more iconic moments with pitchside UCL Final coverage

Having announced its UEFA Champions League Final coverage, CBS is bringing its talented cast pitchside to Wembley Stadium. Kate Abdo, Thierry Henry, Jamie Carragher and Micah Richards will do an extended two-hour pregame show at the stadium in London. It adds to the company's conscious effort to provide more live coverage from stadiums. For example, […]


/ 26 days ago

NWSL x Liga MX Femenil Summer Cup broadcasting information

The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) and Liga MX Femenil have revealed more details regarding the upcoming Summer Cup. News of the competition between the two North American leagues was previously announced back in March. The competition will essentially mirror the Leagues Cup, which features men's clubs from Major League Soccer and Liga MX. One […]


/ 48 days ago

PSG vs Borussia Dortmund TV coverage plans

The second leg of the semifinal between PSG and Borussia Dortmund has TV coverage that differs from last week's first leg. Following Borussia Dortmund's narrow 1-0 victory over Kylian Mbappe and PSG, Edin Terzic and company have one foot in the final for the first time since 2013. However, it will need some form of […]


/ 54 days ago

Borussia Dortmund vs PSG: TV coverage details

As is the case with the other UEFA Champions League semifinal, the TV coverage for Borussia Dortmund against PSG has some special twists. In addition to airing on the CBS broadcast channel, the broadcaster is mixing up its crew inside the studio for its hourlong pregame and postgame analysis. With a great matchup to boot […]


/ 59 days ago

CBS Sports announces new free UEFA Champions League channel

CBS Sports has officially launched a new broadcasting channel solely dedicated to the UEFA Champions League. The channel, appropriately called 'Champions League,' will feature year-round, 24/7 access to highlights from the prestigious competition. Not only can fans relive all of the best action from the current campaign, but the channel will also feature unforgettable moments […]


/ 60 days ago

CBS to air both Champions League semifinals on national TV

Next week's UEFA Champions League semifinals will both be available on national TV via the CBS over-the-air channel. On Tuesday, April 30, Bayern Munich plays Real Madrid in the more-anticipated of the two last-four matchups. Then, on May 1, Borussia Dortmund hosts PSG at the Westfalenstadion. Both games are available via the CBS TV channel, […]


/ 73 days ago

Two Champions League games added to CBS Network

After an incredible week of exciting UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, two of the second legs have been moved to network TV. Of course, all the games stream on Paramount+, but fans can also choose to watch two of the marquee games on over-the-air TV next week. CBS as a broadcast channel does not require any […]


/ 81 days ago

CBS to broadcast first USL game on over-the-air network TV

This weekend's Louisville City game against Indy Eleven will make history as the first USL game televised on free, over-the-air television courtesy of CBS. It's part of CBS's new broadcast deal with the USL that puts over 100 games across CBS platforms. Yet, this contest between Louisville City and Indy Eleven is historic because it […]


/ 97 days ago

How to watch CONCACAF Nations League

Coverage of this year's CONCACAF Nations League is an ideal remedy for fans craving soccer during the international break. For English-language audiences in the United States, coverage is courtesy of CBS Sports. The American broadcaster will have coverage of each of the three games in the miniature tournament. However, none of the games will be […]

Live Streaming

/ 128 days ago

Peacock, Paramount+ consider merger to fight ESPN/FOX/TNT

Comcast and Paramount have held discussions about potentially joining forces together. According to The Wall Street Journal, the potential joint venture would revolve around the streaming services of the two companies. The merger could eventually see Peacock and Paramount+ move under the same roof. Peacock is currently Comcast's over-the-top video streaming service. The app, according […]


/ 137 days ago

What's missing from the ESPN, FOX and TNT app for soccer fans

ESPN, FOX, and TNT owner WarnerBros Discovery this week announced a major joint venture to stream sports, including soccer, on one app. ESPN is the home of a litany of club competitions in Europe, including the Bundesliga and LaLiga. FOX has provided a home for international soccer on United States television. The Gold Cup, European […]

CBS Sports

/ 147 days ago

CBS Champions League commercial nails soccer fandom in USA

CBS unveiled a commercial during the National Football League's AFC Championship that perfectly captures what it is like to watch the UEFA Champions League. At least, it perfectly captures what it is like to watch the competition for American viewers. The top international club competition in Europe has games that start around lunchtime for viewers […]

Americans Abroad

/ 187 days ago

Marsch says Major League Soccer's problem is geographical

Jesse Marsch is enjoying his time away from the pitch despite interest from several clubs, including some in Major League Soccer. The former RB Leipzig and Leeds United manager was fired by the English club back in February and has taken his time looking for another coaching job. For now, the American has been contributing […]
Mary Kouw

CBS Sports

/ 196 days ago

How CBS Sports sees itself as a risk-taker in its soccer coverage

In three short years, CBS Sports has established itself as willing to push the envelope with its studio coverage of its various soccer properties. CBS has the UEFA Champions League, NWSL, CONCACAF internationals, and Serie A. Arguably, the broadcaster is on the cutting edge of creating content that generates conversations. In exclusive interviews, World Soccer […]