Univision Desportes & ESPN to Bring More Mexican Soccer Coverage to U.S.
Univision Deportes and ESPN Announce Agreement to Telecast Mexican National Team Matches in the U.S. Through 2014, in Spanish and English Respectively
Deal Marks First Time Mexican National Team Matches Will be Available Regularly in the U.S. in both Spanish and English; Underscores Increasing Popularity of Mexican Soccer in the U.S.
Jan 30 10 p.m. México vs. Denmark Phoenix, Ariz.
Feb 6 9:30 p.m. **México vs. Jamaica Mexico City
March 26 9:30 p.m. **México vs. USA Mexico City
April 17 TBD México vs. Ecuador TBD (U.S.)
May 31 TBD México vs. TBD TBD (U.S.)
June 11 TBD **México vs. Costa Rica Mexico City
Aug 14 TBD México vs. TBD TBD (U.S.)
Sept 6 9:30 p.m. **México vs. Honduras Mexico City
Oct 11 9:30 p.m. **México vs. Panamá Mexico City
Oct 30 TBD **USA vs. México TBD (U.S.)
**2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches In addition to the Mexican National Team, Univision Deportes and ESPN already hold the media rights, in Spanish and English, respectively, to the U.S. National Team as well as the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. ESPN and Soccer in the United StatesESPN is committed to offering comprehensive coverage of the world's premier soccer events in the United States. ESPN is the English-language television home - and other languages, except Spanish - in the U.S. for the FIFA World Cup, the FIFA Confederations Cup and other FIFA events through 2014. The media company is also the English- and Spanish-language home of the UEFA European Football Championship through 2016, and a collection of FIFA World Cup qualifying matches from UEFA nations - Spain, Germany, France and more. ESPN's multimedia platforms also provide extensive coverage of a myriad of top-tier international leagues - Barclays Premier League in England and the U.S., the Dutch Eredivise, Mexico's Liga MX, and Major League Soccer in the U.S., as well as telecasts of the United States National Team matches, international friendlies, and more.