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Friday, June 21st, 2019
NBCSN TO TELEVISE TWO FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP MATCHES LIVE IN SPANISH THIS MONDAY, JUNE 24, KICKING OFF WITH USA VS. SPAIN AT 11:30 AM ET
Network Will Simulcast Telemundo’s Spanish-Language Coverage of Both 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Round of 16 Matches on Monday with USA vs. Spain at 11:30 a.m. ET, followed by Sweden vs. Canada at 2:30 p.m. ET
Digital Coverage Available via the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo and NBC Sports apps
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 21, 2019 – NBCSN will televise two FIFA Women’s World Cup matches in Spanish this Monday, June 24. Live coverage begins at 11:30 a.m. ET when the United States face Spain at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, and continues at 2:30 p.m. ET when Sweden face Canada at Parc des Princes in Paris Saint-Germain, France, in the Round of 16 of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup France™.
The matches will be simulcast in Spanish from Telemundo Deportes, the exclusive Spanish-language home of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup. The games will also be livestreamed in Spanish via the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo and NBC Sports apps.
Team USA enters the Round of 16 after scoring a record 18 goals in the tournament and completing the group stage without conceding a single goal for this first time in its history at the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Andres Cantor calls the United States-Spain match on Telemundo and NBCSN, joined by former Mexican National Team and Chivas player Manuel Sol and Venezuelan player and finalist for the Best FIFA Women’s Player Deyna Castellanos. Sammy Sadovnik calls the Sweden-Canada match on Universo and NBCSN, joined by analyst Eduardo Biscayart.
This summer, Telemundo Deportes is presenting exclusive Spanish-language coverage of the 2019 Women’s World Cup France and also the 2019 Copa America Brazil, offering an extensive multimedia coverage with more than 750+ hours of LIVE sports programming including 78 matches in 31 days on two continents across the Telemundo Network, its cable channel Universo, and the Telemundo Deportes and NBC Sports apps in Spanish.
Telemundo Deportes is the U.S. leading sports brand and destination for the biggest, best global sports programming in Spanish-language. It is home to two of the world’s most popular sporting events: the FIFA World Cup™ through 2026 and the Summer Olympic Games through 2032. It is also the home of the 2019 Copa America. In addition, Telemundo Deportes broadcasts the Premier League, “Boxeo Telemundo Ford,” the #1 boxing program in Spanish, and “Titulares y Más,” the #1 sports news, entertainment and commentary show in Spanish, among other recognized sports properties.