Coming tomorrow, Fox Soccer Channel, Fox Soccer Plus and Fox Sports Net resume their UEFA Champions League coverage with Group Stage games on Tuesday and Wednesday. Among the teams that will be seen are Manchester United, Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid, Ajax and Milan. Those are some heavy hitters in European soccer and they’ll all be in action over the next two days.
I’ll have the games times and channels in the Primetime and Late Night Viewing Picks on Tuesday and Wednesday.
LIVE UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP STAGE COVERAGE CONTINUES ON FOX FAMILY OF NETWORKS ON OCTOBER 19-20
Clash between storied clubs Real Madrid CF and AC Milan live on FSC highlights Matchday 3 actionLOS ANGELES (October 12, 2010) – Comprehensive multi-platform coverage of the 2010/11 UEFA Champions League group stages continues on Fox Soccer Channel, Fox Soccer Plus and FOX Sports Net (FSN) with Matchday 3 on Tuesday, Oct. 19 and Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. ET.Reigning title-holder FC Internazionale Milano as well as European powerhouses Real Madrid CF, AC Milan and Manchester United FC are among the elite teams featured on the Fox family of networks’ live and exclusive English-language HD match telecasts. In addition, fans can enjoy live coverage on partners FOX Deportes and DIRECTV,Matchday 3 kicks off Tuesday, Oct. 19 live on Fox Soccer Channel as Real Madrid CF – boasting a record nine UEFA Champions League crowns – hosts AC Milan, which has captured more international titles (18) than any club in the world. Simultaneously on FSN, Arsenal FC heads to Ukraine for a battle with FC Shakhtar Donetsk. Finally, live on Fox Soccer Plus, current Dutch Eredivise leader AFC Ajax collides with AJ Auxerre, a club still looking for its first win of the group stages.
On Wednesday, Oct. 20, live action continues with a Fox Soccer Channel showdown between English giant Manchester United FC and reigning Turkish Super League champion Bursaspor. Meanwhile, Fox Soccer Plus showcases a face-off between five-time defending Italian Serie A champion FC Internazionale Milano and Tottenham Hotspur FC, which pounded FC Twente 4-1 on Matchday 2.UEFA Champions League Pregame, kicks off the continued coverage of the best and most challenging club soccer competition in the world on The Ultimate Soccer NetworksTM and FSN. Featuring a breakdown of the day’s upcoming action from host Eric Wynalda and in-depth analysis from Warren Barton and Christopher Sullivan, the live 30-minute studio program simulcasts on FSN, Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Soccer Plus on Tuesdays and airs on Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Soccer Plus during Wednesday matchdays.UEFA Champions League Matchday 3 Live Telecast Schedule – Coverage Begins at 2 p.m. ESTTuesday, October 19Arsenal FC (ENG) vs. FC Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR), FSNReal Madrid CF (ESP) vs. AC Milan (ITA), Fox Soccer ChannelAFC Ajax (NED) vs. AJ Auxerre (FRA), Fox Soccer PlusWednesday, October 20Manchester United FC (ENG) vs. Bursaspor (TUR), Fox Soccer ChannelFC Internazionale Milano (ITA) vs. Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG), Fox Soccer PlusFor a complete telecast schedule, including live matches on FOX Deportes and DIRECTV, visit championsonfox.com
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