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Defending champions Manchester City host title-rivals Chelsea & forward Diego Costa on Sunday, September 21 at 11am EST on NBCSN
West Ham v. Liverpool at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC Saturday; Newcastle v. Hull City Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
League leaders Chelsea, who have begun the season with a perfect record of four wins from four matches visit last season’s champions Manchester City at 11 a.m. ET Sunday on NBCSN and Telemundo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s... Read the rest of the article »
The New York Red Bulls will face their fourth match in 10 days when they travel to Canada to play against Montreal Impact at Saputo Stadium on Wednesday evening.
This will be the first of two matches that the Impact and the Red Bulls will play against each other in the CONCACAF Champions League group stages. The Montreal side currently leads Group 3 with six points from two matches while the New York club has three points after a comfortable 2-0 win against Salvadorian side C.D. FAS on August 26th.
The New York Red Bulls have managed to get seven out... Read the rest of the article »
On September 16, watch Guadalajara take on Tijuana, looking to secure their place in Copa MX’s knockout stage.
One of the most anticipated matches in Group 3 of Copa MX is, without a doubt, the one that will face Chivas and Tijuana on Tuesday. Tijuana needs to win desperately if they want to enter the knockout stage, while Chivas may seal their ticket if they earn the victory at Omnilife Stadium.
Perhaps one of Liga MX’s teams that has taken more advantage of Copa MX is Chivas, giving... Read the rest of the article »
Torres was confirmed as a starter by Mexico’s head coach Miguel Herrera on Monday.
Erick Torres is set to make his debut for the Mexican national team in a friendly match against Bolivia on Tuesday night at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Colorado as confirmed by Miguel Herrera on Monday. The Mexican coach usually names the expected line-up one day before the match and this time was not the exception.
Although Torres has already been called up for Mexico’s... Read the rest of the article »
August 2014 Best Month Ever for Premier League Live Streaming on NBC Sports Live Extra; Viewership Up 12% on NBC/NBCSN; Arsenal v. Manchester City at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN & Liverpool v. Aston Villa at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC This Saturday; Sunderland v. Tottenham Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
Chelsea, with midfielder Cesc Fabregas, host Swansea City at 10 a.m. ET Saturday on NBCSN, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. The two teams are unbeaten through three weeks of play as the Swans travel to Stamford Bridge to take on the Blues, who come into the match off a 6-3 victory versus Everton on August 30.
Despite the season beginning two weeks into... Read the rest of the article »
Chivas USA defender announced that he will be retiring from professional soccer at the end of the current MLS season.
The former and long-time USMNT captain Carlos Bocanegra announced his decision on Thursday, with a couple of months to go before the season ends. The news was confirmed by the player via his Twitter account followed by a statement released by his current club Chivas USA.
Bocanegra started his professional career in 2000 playing for Chicago Fire. After that, Fulham signed him in 2004 and he made... Read the rest of the article »
The Sounders get a third straight win while Chivas USA keep sinking as they reach an eight-match winless streak.
The Seattle Sounders stay at the top of the Western Conference table after a 4-2 win against Chivas USA on Wednesday. The Seattle side has now a five points lead in the West after a solid display at the StubHub Center.
Obafemi Martins and Andy Rose scored two goals each, giving the Sounders a 4-0 advantage before the half time in what looked to be a disastrous night for the ‘Goats’.
For... Read the rest of the article »
The battle for the starting spot in USA’s goal just began after Tim Howard’s one-year retirement from international duty.
Aston Villa’s Brad Guzan played a decent first half against the Czech Republic in Prague but Nick Rimando’s second half performance surely left Jurgen Klinsmann with doubts on who will be his first-choice goalkeeper for the next matches.
It was a pretty even match between the Czech Republic and the USMNT on Wednesday. The first half saw chances at both ends, with a few more opportunities... Read the rest of the article »
The US head coach doesn’t like the fact that the MLS has games during FIFA dates.
Ahead of Wednesday’s friendly match against the Czech Republic in Prague, Jürgen Klinsmann gave his opinion regarding the MLS schedule. On Tuesday, the German coach told reporters that he doesn’t think that scheduling league fixtures during FIFA international dates helps either the MLS or the U.S. national team.
Klinsmann named a roster full of youngsters for this match and... Read the rest of the article »
U.S. Men's National Team vs Czech Republic & two MLS games highlight NBCSN's soccer coverage this week
USMNT vs Czech Republic at 2 p.m. ET; LA Galaxy vs Colorado Rapids this Friday, Sept. 5 at 10:30 p.m. ET; New York Red Bulls vs Sporting Kansas City this Saturday, Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m. ET
NBCSN’s soccer coverage this week kicks off on Wednesday when the U.S. Men’s National Team faces the Czech Republic, marking the first match for the United States following the 2014 FIFA World Cup.... Read the rest of the article »
The USMNT looks to start a new era following a dramatic campaign in Brazil 2014 while the Czech Republic faces this game as their last preparation chance ahead of their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
With a squad full of youngsters, the USMNT will play their first competitive match after a breathtaking campaign in this year’s World Cup in Brazil, which saw the Americans getting knocked out in the Round of 16 by Belgium in extra time.
In the aim of rejuvenating the squad and develop a solid team for the future, Jurgen Klinsmann named a roster full of youngster for this match... Read the rest of the article »
This is the second home fixture confirmed by the US Soccer Federation for the upcoming FIFA international match dates.
US soccer fans will have the chance to see the national team playing at home soil twice in a period of four days as the USMNT will host Honduras in Boca Raton, Florida on October 14th. The US Soccer Federation confirmed the news via its official website on Friday. The USMNT will also host Ecuador on October 10th in East Hartford, Connecticut.
Honduras played in the last World Cup in Brazil but... Read the rest of the article »
Everton and goalkeeper Tim Howard face Chelsea and striker Diego Costa this Saturday, August 30, at 12:30PM ET on NBC.
Manchester City-Liverpool Match Sets Record for Premier League Live Streaming on NBC Sports Live Extra; Newcastle v. Crystal Palace Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; Two-Hour Transfer Deadline Day Special Monday at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN; Men in Blazers Latest Podcast Available on NBCSports.com; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
Chelsea, fresh off back-to-back wins against newly... Read the rest of the article »
High Sideline Camera Shows All 22 players on the Pitch at the Same Time on NBC Sports Live Extra; Coverage Begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live; Tim Howard in On-Site Studio at Manchester City-Liverpool
NBC Sports Digital formally debuts its "Tactical Cam" during today’s highly-anticipated Liverpool at Manchester City match at 3p.m. ET. The "Tactical Cam" is a high sideline camera meant to show all 22 players on the pitch at the same time, enabling fans to see formations and evaluate each team's attacking and defending tactics as the game progresses.
NBC Sports Group’s... Read the rest of the article »
NBC Sports Digital Unveils Tactical Cam for Premier League Liverpool - Manchester City Match Next Monday
NBC Sports Digital will formally debut its "Tactical Cam" during next Monday's highly-anticipated Liverpool at Manchester City match. The "Tactical Cam" is a high sideline camera meant to show all 22 players on the pitch at the same time, enabling fans to see formations and evaluate each team's attacking and defending tactics as the game progresses.
The "Tactical Cam"... Read the rest of the article »
Vancouver Whitecaps and Chivas USA confirmed the news on Thursday via their official websites.
Vancouver Whitecaps have reached an agreement with Chivas USA to exchange players Nigel Reo-Coker and Mauro Rosales as confirmed by both clubs on Thursday. This means that Rosales will move to Canada to play for Vancouver while Reo-Coker will move to California to play for Chivas USA in a deal that seems to benefit both clubs.
Mauro Rosales will play for his third MLS club after playing for... Read the rest of the article »
As ironic it may sound, Erick ‘Cubo’ Torres had to move to the U.S. in order to earn a place in Piojo Herrera’s squad.
On Thursday, Mexico’s national team coach Miguel Herrera announced a list of six non-Liga MX players that will be called up for the next two friendlies that Mexico will play in the United States in September. Chivas USA’s top goalscorer Erick ‘Cubo’ Torres was included in that list for the first time in his career.
With 14 goals with Chivas USA this season, Erick Torres... Read the rest of the article »
NBCSN’s coverage of Major League Soccer continues Friday, August 22 at 9 p.m. ET when FC Dallas host Real Salt Lake at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
Western Conference powerhouse Real Salt Lake, unbeaten in their last six games, are led by U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Beckerman. FC Dallas, third in the Western Conference, come into the contest off of a 5-0 away win against the San Jose Earthquakes this past Saturday, and feature a rising star in rookie Tesho Akindele.
COMMENTATORS: NBC Sports Group’s lead play-by-play... Read the rest of the article »
Matchup of last season's top two teams Manchester City vs Liverpool, Monday, August 25 on NBCSN highlights Week 2, Premier League action
Everton v. Arsenal Saturday, Aug. 23 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC; Tim Howard Makes ’14-15 Broadcast Debut on Monday With Lee Dixon & Matt Smith in On-Site Studio at Manchester City-Liverpool; Crystal Palace v. West Ham United Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
A matchup of last season’s champions Manchester City and runners-up... Read the rest of the article »
U.S. record: 3.3 million tune in to NBC Sports Group's opening weekend of Premier League coverage.
NBC Broadcast of Arsenal-Crystal Palace Most-Watched Opening Weekend Match in U.S. History; NBCSN Telecast of Newcastle-Manchester City Most-Watched Opening Weekend Match on Cable in U.S. History; Average Viewership for NBCSN Matches Tops Last Year’s Opening Weekend Cable Matches by 30%; Fans streamed more than 8.9 million minutes via NBC Sports Live Extra - Best-Ever for a Premier League Weekend
NBC... Read the rest of the article »