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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

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

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 12:58 PM
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 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

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

PPL Park to host CONCACAF Women's World Cup qualifying semifinals and final

Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:01 AM
In its short history, PPL Park has hosted a number of high-profile soccer occasions. This coming October, the Philadelphia Union's home will get one of its biggest games yet. CONCACAF and the U.S. Soccer Federation officially announced Thursday afternoon that PPL Park will host the semifinals, final... Read more

2014 World Cup final sets some U.S. TV records, but not all

Monday, July 14, 2014, 5:27 PM
The U.S. viewership numbers are in for the 2014 World Cup final, and it's official: Germany's 1-0 extra time win over Argentina is the most-watched soccer game in American history. ABC's national English-language broadcast drew 17,324,000 television viewers and 657,000 online viewers. Locally, WPVI-6... Read more

Full 2014 FIFA World Cup game schedule on ABC, ESPN, Univision, Canadian TV and radio

Sunday, July 13, 2014, 12:14 PM
Below, you'll find the complete schedule of 2014 World Cup games in Brazil, including kickoff times and TV and radio broadcast details. JUMP TO THE UNITED STATES' SCHEDULE CLICK HERE FOR FULL WORLD CUP COVERAGE In the United States, TV rights belong to ESPN networks in English and Univision networks... Read more

U.S.-Belgium World Cup game draws over 23 million viewers

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 6:37 PM
The United States’ 2-1 loss to Belgium in the World Cup will live long in our collective memories, and not just because of the chances the U.S. had to win the game. It drew the largest weekday audience for soccer in the sport's history in America: 23,690,693 viewers across ESPN and Univision's... Read more

United States World Cup group stage games average over 19 million TV and online viewers

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 6:04 PM
Updated July 30 with official post-World Cup figures. As everyone gets ready for Thursday afternoon's U.S.-Belgium game in the round of 16 at the World Cup, I thought I'd pass along some interesting stats on television and online viewership for the Americans' three group stage games. I added up the... Read more

U.S.-Portugal ties record for most-watched soccer game in American TV history

Monday, June 23, 2014, 3:30 PM
Updated June 24 with revised online audience metrics, and again on July 2 with some minor corrections There's no need for a fancy introduction to this post. The headline writes itself. Sunday's United States-Portugal World Cup game tied the record for the most-watched soccer broadcast in American... Read more
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