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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.
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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
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AZ Alkmaar confirmed on Monday that the USMNT player underwent groin surgery last Friday.
Not good news for AZ Alkmaar and USMNT striker Aron Johannsson as it will take him a six-week period to recover from a groin surgery he had last Friday in Amsterdam.
The 23-year-old underwent his second surgery in a row following an ankle operation he had during last July after the World Cup. Aron made one appearance with the USMNT during this year’s World Cup in Brazil against Ghana... Read the rest of the article »
A new Premier League season kicks off on Saturday and six American players will be competing in the ‘most-watched’ league in the world.
Time to start a new season for American players in England. The Premier League kicks off on Saturday and six U.S. players are expected to see action with their current teams throughout the season.
After an amazing performance in this year’s World Cup with the USMNT, Tim Howard has his place secured in Everton’s starting lineup as they travel to the Midlands to face newly promoted... Read the rest of the article »
New Premier League season kicks off tomorrow on the networks of NBCUniversal
Men in Blazers’ Michael Davies and Roger Bennett Make NBC Sports Group Debut on Goal Zone Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on NBCSN; Commentary Teams Named for First Week of the Season; Coverage Debuts with Premier League Live at 7 a.m. ET, Followed by Manchester United v. Swansea City on NBCSN; Premier League Download Featuring Interview with Liverpool Captain Steven Gerrard Sunday at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN
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USA fans will have the chance to see the National Team play their first home match after the World Cup in Brazil
The fixture was confirmed on Thursday by the U.S. Soccer Federation via its official website. The match will take place on October 10 in Rentschler Field in East Harford, Connecticut. Tickets will go on sale on August 22.
The team managed by Jurgen Klinsmann will return to American soil to face their first home match after a dramatic World Cup exit that saw the USMNT getting knocked out in the... Read the rest of the article »
The Californian club is looking to strengthen its offensive line in the midst of a poor season.
With the hopes of improving their performance for the rest of the MLS season, Chivas USA sign offensive player Felix Borja on loan from Ecuadorian side Liga Deportiva Universitaria de Quito. The forward has international experience as he has been capped 23 times for Ecuador’s National Team, including the 2006 World Cup in Germany. Borja has also played in the Mexican league for Puebla and Pachuca... Read the rest of the article »
While USMNT have plummeted to 18th place, the 2010 World Cup champions Spain have made advancements in their road to reclaiming the number one spot from Germany
The latest Fifa world ranking has been released and European giants Germany retains their number one spot. The 2014 World Cup champions leapfrogged the 2010 champions Spain in the July rankings after beating Argentina 1-0 in the final at the famous Maracana stadium, and see their spot at the summit remain untouched.
The runners-up from the tournament in Brazil, Lionel Messi’s Argentina... Read the rest of the article »
Clint Dempsey and Seattle Sounders visit Real Salt Lake this Saturday, August 16, at 2:30pm ET on NBCSN; Houston Dynamo host Philadelphia Union this Friday, August 15, at 9pm ET
NBCSN presents two Major League Soccer games this weekend beginning Friday, August 15 at 9 p.m. ET, when the Houston Dynamo host the Philadelphia Union, and continuing this Saturday, August 16 at 2:30 p.m. ET with Real Salt Lake hosting the Seattle Sounders.
The Dynamo, featuring recently acquired USMNT veteran DaMarcus Beasley, face Philadelphia. Saturday is a match between the top two... Read the rest of the article »
NBC Sports Group and Uber Offer Free Rides in Premier League Team-Branded Mini Cooper Countrymans August 14 – 17 in Celebration of the 2014-15 BPL Season Kick Off
More Than 3 Million YouTube Views for “The Return of Coach Lasso”; Coverage Debuts Saturday, August 16 at 7 AM ET on NBCSN with Manchester United v. Swansea City.
NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2014-15 Premier League season kicks off three days from today, on Saturday, August 16. Coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Manchester United... Read the rest of the article »
The Irish Football Association confirmed that the friendly fixture will take place on November 18th in the Aviva stadium.
The USMNT is expected to face Ireland next November in Dublin after the Irish FA confirmed the fixture on its website. This match will help the US team to keep their preparations for the important tournaments that will take place next year: including the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015 to be held in the USA and the Copa America in Chile.
USA has already a confirmed rival for the next FIFA friendly fixture... Read the rest of the article »
Tim Howard & Everton visit Leicester City on NBCSN at 10 a.m. ET; Coverage Debuts Saturday, August 16 at 7 AM ET on NBCSN with Manchester United v. Swansea City
NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2014-15 Premier League season kicks off five days from today, on Saturday, August 16. Coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Manchester United v. Swansea City and continues throughout the season on the networks of NBCUniversal, on the Premier League Extra Time bonus TV package, and streamed live on NBC Sports Live Extra.
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NBCSN to Televise Weekly Men in Blazers Show on Mondays, Debuting In First Month of Premier League Season; Exclusive Weekly Preview Each Friday on NBCSports.com; Men in Blazers Co-Host Roger Bennett to Contribute to Studio Shows & NBCSports.com Editorial
Men in Blazers, featuring popular soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett, are joining NBC Sports Group across television and digital platforms, it was announced today.
Men in Blazers is a live and on-demand multi-platform soccer program that will air on NBCSN and will stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports Live Extra app weekly on Mondays beginning in the first month of the... Read the rest of the article »