ALL POSTS TAGGED "wst"

ESPN+

/ 1 day ago

Soccer games on ESPN+ in February

There is lots to love in the offering of soccer games on ESPN+ this February. Here's what you can look forward to in the second month of 2023: FA Cup It's not in February yet, but this weekend's FA Cup 4th Round certainly features several games you won't want to miss. In addition to Arsenal […]

ESPN

/ 2 days ago

ESPN's Wrexham FA Cup game to feature star talent

ESPN is pulling out all the stops for this weekend's Wrexham FA Cup game. The Red Dragons host Sheffield United of the Championship in the FA Cup Fourth Round at the Racecourse Ground this Sunday at 11:30 AM ET. The game airs live on ESPN+. The rising Welsh club has had its share of memorable […]

Arsenal

/ 4 days ago

Arsenal, Man United set Premier League TV record in USA

NBC Sports have broken the all-time Premier League viewership record in the United States. Sunday's game between Arsenal and Manchester United averaged 2.3 million viewers across NBC, Telemundo and Peacock Premium. The thrilling game between Arsenal and Manchester United ended 3-2 to the Gunners after a late goal sealed the win in an end-to-end match. […]

Apple TV

/ 5 days ago

MLS Season Pass will have a local angle after all

One of the biggest concerns that fans of Major League Soccer teams have about MLS Season Pass is that they're losing local announcers. Previously, MLS has always had local announcers calling games across a range of regional sports networks nationwide. Many of them were considered experts and familiar voices that fans grew up with, while […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 5 days ago

Rebecca Lowe reflects on 10 years of Premier League on NBC

NBC Sports Premier League studio host Rebecca Lowe sets a high standard for presenting soccer in the United States. NBC’s Premier League coverage began with a three-year rights deal in August 2013. Since then, it garnered rave reviews, with Lowe regularly among the critically lauded. Lowe talked to World Soccer Talk at this past weekend’s […]

Apple TV

/ 9 days ago

Android users feel left out as MLS embraces Apple

Anyone who watched the recent MLS Season Pass press conference may have been forgiven for mistakenly thinking it was an event for Apple fanboys. Yes, there was some discussion about the talent that will be bringing MLS games to viewers. But a lot of the press conference sounded like it was an infomercial for Apple, […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 9 days ago

Premier League Transfer Deadline Day available to fans in USA

The Premier League transfer deadline day coverage is on the schedule for fans in the USA. The coverage is coming over from Sky Sports. This mirrors what NBC did for the summer transfer deadline back in August 2022. Coverage of the Premier League transfer deadline day is on Jan. 31 from noon to 7 p.m. […]

Apple TV

/ 10 days ago

Bundesliga and ESPN paved the way for MLS-Apple deal

When the Bundesliga and ESPN announced a historic deal in 2019 to stream every single game from Germany's top-flight league, few could have predicted how revolutionary it was. The six-year deal to stream every game on ESPN+ was the first of its kind. So, imagine what Bundesliga and ESPN executives may have been thinking last […]

HBO Max

/ 12 days ago

Peacock to stream USMNT and USWNT games in new deal

NBCUniversal streaming service Peacock will stream every USMNT and USWNT game under a new deal agreed between Telemundo Deportes and the US Soccer Federation. Well, almost every game.* Regardless, if the Spanish language is no issue, which was evidently the case demonstrated by Peacock's impressive streaming numbers for the World Cup, Peacock looks likely to […]

Telemundo

/ 12 days ago

Telemundo acquires USMNT and USWNT rights for 2023 to 2026

US Soccer has agreed to a partnership with NBCUniversal Telemundo to broadcast all USMNT and USWNT matches in Spanish. The four-year deal begins immediately, as the women's national team plays New Zealand tonight, Tuesday, January 17th. “Building off the momentum of a historic World Cup 2022, we are proud to partner with the U.S. Soccer Federation and become the new […]

Apple TV

/ 13 days ago

Apple TV app coming to Android for MLS Season Pass: Rumor

One of the main backlashes to MLS Season Pass is the inability to watch on Android mobile devices because there is no Apple TV app. Sure, Android users can watch games via a browser or on Android TV, but it's not the same as having an app on your mobile phone — like Apple iPhone users […]