Thursday, August 28, 2014
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2014-15 UEFA Champions League, Europa League and CONCACAF Champions League TV schedule

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:49 AM
Here's your viewer's guide to UEFA Champions League, Europa League and CONCACAF Champions League TV broadcasts on the many networks which air them. Almost all UEFA tournament broadcast rights in English and Spanish are held by Fox Sports. The network has sub-licensed some Champions League and Europa... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League: León held by Herediano, Pachuca blows out Municipal

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:14 AM
We almost got an almighty upset in the first game of Wednesday night's CONCACAF Champions League doubleheader. Herediano was two minutes (plus stoppage time) away from stunning Mexico's Club León on its own field, but Mauro Boselli rescused the home team with an 89th-minute equalizer. In the... Read more

NBC Sports' 2014-15 English Premier League and MLS TV schedule

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 1:44 PM
Here is NBC Sports' initial television schedule for English Premier League and Major League Soccer games from August through November. MLS games are in italics, and Union games are in bold. I will add in more information about this season's authenticated streaming and Extra Time TV channel providers... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League video highlights: New York Red Bulls shut out FAS

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 8:09 AM
The CONCACAF Champions League came to North America's largest media market for the first time in five years on Tuesday, and just the second time in the entire existence of Major League Soccer's New York/New Jersey franchise. Before this week, the only previous time that the MetroStars and/or Red Bulls... Read more

Jim Curtin's candor refreshes Union's chase for the playoffs

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 7:29 PM
In the course of my travels this summer, a lot of people across Major League Soccer asked me whether I think interim Union manager Jim Curtin will get the job full-time. My answer on each occasion was the same as it is now: I don't know. And in all honesty, I don't know if the decision-makers at PPL... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS, NWSL playoffs, Spanish Super Cup, EPL

Friday, August 22, 2014, 8:57 AM
Real Madrid at Atlético Madrid 4:25 p.m. Friday (ESPN Deportes, ESPN3.com) The Spanish SuperCup is set for a wild finish after a 1-1 draw in the first leg at Real. Now the scene shifts across town. Real has the stars in Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodridguez. Atlético has an electric... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League: Carlos Ruiz scores for Municipal

Friday, August 22, 2014, 8:27 AM
Remember former Union striker Carlos Ruiz? I bet you do. The itinerant Guatemalan is back with the club where his career began, Municipal in his native Guatemala. El Pescadito is now in the 20th season of a pro career that has spanned 11 different clubs - including five in MLS - as well as the Guatemalan... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League video highlights: D.C., Montréal post wins

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:20 AM
Here's your daily CONCACAF Champions League video highlights roundup. D.C. United (United States) 1, Waterhouse (Jamaica) 0 D.C. United: Eddie Johnson 5' FAS (El Salvador) 2, Montréal Impact (Canada) 3 FAS: Jorge Moran 33', Marcio Teruel (PK) 51' Montréal Impact: Andrés... Read more

Union to keep Bimbo logo with new sponsorship deal

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 5:01 PM
The Union announced Wednesday that they have agreed to an extension of their jersey sponsorship with Horsham-based Bimbo Bakeries USA. Bimbo first signed on with the Union in 2011, when it agreed to a four-year, $12 million deal with the club and Major League Soccer as a whole. According to the Philadelphia... Read more

Video highlights: Portland Timbers win, Sporting Kansas City ties in CONCACAF Champions League

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 9:11 AM
It isn't easy to follow the CONCACAF Champions League. Games are often broadcast on out-of-the-way TV channels, or via Fox Soccer 2 Go's less-than-stellar online streaming. The major international wire services don't even pay attention, rarely filing stories or photos from on-site. But CONCACAF does... Read more
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