Must See Soccer
Posted by Cait on June 2016 in
Univision scores a goal for 2016-2017 with it’s soccer coverage. FInd out more about: Fin de Semana de Campeones, CONCACAF Copa de 2017, La Otra Mirada, Sábado Futbolero, Serie Mundial de Fútbol and Clasificatorias de la Copa Mundial FIFA 2018.
Fin de Semana de Campeones Debuting this July, this is the ultimate weekend-long Liga MX celebration hosted by Univision Deportes. Scheduled to take place in Los Angeles, the celebration kicks off on Friday, July 8, with a concert headlined by a Regional Mexican artist. The celebration continues on Saturday, July 9 with Balon de Oro the Liga MX award gala, honoring the best players, coaches and legends. The weekend closes on Sunday with two matches, the LMX SuperCopa and the main event, Campeón de Campeones, the game that will define the ultimate Liga MX champion.
2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup The CONCACAF Gold Cup, the tournament that crowns a champion between Men’s national soccer teams from North and Central America as well as from the Caribbean, returns to Univision Deportes for its 14th edition. Twelve national teams from the region including the United States and, reigning champion, Mexico, will return to this tournament in the quest for regional supremacy. Guaranteed to add extra sizzle and excitement to the summer– it is the most highly anticipated sports tournament in 2017.
La Otra Mirada Univision Deportes has enlisted some of the most accomplished Latino actors, producers and directors in television and cinema to produce deep-dive sports documentaries focusing on the story behind the most memorable sports moment they have ever experienced. La Otra Mirada will reveal the other side of the story, leaving viewers with an indelible image of a sports tale told by some of their favorite icons.
Sabado Futbolero Developed in collaboration with Liga MX’s leadership, Univision Deportes will own a 6-hour window of the best Liga MX soccer brought to life for Univision’s networks. The enhanced coverage will include the most popular teams, with even more stars, more storytelling, and more fun than usual. With added bonus content across the network’s digital and social channels, Liga MX will be the star of its biggest stage yet. This is a fútbol fiesta unlike any other, in primetime, every Saturday night during the Liga MX season.
Soccer World Series Univision Deportes is kicking-off the inaugural Soccer World Series, an annual international youth soccer tournament bringing together the best under 13 clubs from around the world to compete for the title of World Champions. The tournament will be broadcast on Univision properties in both English and Spanish.
2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (USA and Mexico National Men’s Soccer Teams) In 2017, Univision Deportes will feature both rival powerhouses, including the two game series between them, as they continue their journey to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.