Soccer On TV – El Clasico, U17 CONCACAF, FA Cup and More

There is something for everyone this weekend, and given the weather forecast, it’s good we have these choices. So let’s dig into it… and remember, all of these games can be found in my Soccer on TV calendar. Opening Friday is the CONCACAF U17 Championships that will determine the representatives at the World Cup in […]

World Cup Qualifying Resumes

FIFA Open Dates. Meaning no EPL, even a reduced MLS schedule with only 3 matches. What it does bring is a great opportunity to ‘see the world’, at least within the touchlines as World Cup Qualifying resumes. That works for me. That includes the US MNT who play games 3 and 4 in the Hexagonal […]

Champions League Round of 16 Opens Tuesday

The UEFA Champions League returns this week with the Round of 16. There are four mouthwatering fixtures: Paris v Barcelona, Bayern v Arsenal (third time in five seasons!), Real Madrid v Napoli and Benfica v Dortmund. These games (Tuesday and Wednesday) and more can be found on my Soccer on TV calendar, bookmark it! Later […]

New Years Football on TV Opens with Old Firm Derby

There is a fine slate of matches this weekend, starting with the Old Firm derby, as Rangers v Celtic will be available on Fox Sports 1 early Saturday morning. Liverpool v Manchester City is the highlight, coming at 11:30 am Saturday on NBC. Jürgen Klopp finally gets a chance to face Pep Guardiola on level […]

Swansea Sack Bob Bradley

Swansea City are looking for their third manager of the season after Bob Bradley was dismissed only 85 days after taking over from Francesco Guidolin. Bradley’s position became untenable after the crushing 4-1 home defeat against West Ham United on Boxing Day, with the woeful performance and toxic atmosphere inside the Liberty Stadium convincing the […]

Boxing Day TV

Boxing Day is a holiday traditionally celebrated the weekday or Saturday following Christmas Day, when servants and tradesmen would receive gifts, known as a “Christmas box”, from their masters, employers or customers. For football fans, it’s a day of matches which this year include a match on Tuesday and Wednesday as well. Also a tasty […]

El Clásico Saturday, College Cup and Nike Friendlies

The weather turns wintery and the TV schedule favors an indoor effort this weekend. The big game is El Clásico Saturday morning but there are plenty of other choices to keep us entertained. I’ve highlighted some of the more interesting International games in the table below. For those interested in the domestic game, the highlight […]

Soccer On TV For Thanksgiving

There is plenty of action this week to keep you energized and ready for second helpings, or as an excuse to step away for awhile during the many gatherings. So here is the Soccer on TV details you need. It starts off with Champions League action on Tuesday and Wednesday, Europa League on Thursday and […]

Feyenoord FC and SLSG Illinois Forge Partnership

On the eve of Feyenoord playing against Manchester United on Thursday on the first Matchday of the Europa League, it’s time for me to explore the partnership that they have forged with SLSG Illinois. For a look at Feyenoord and details on tomorrow’s game, scroll to the bottom. Now let’s look at how a Dutch […]

Soccer on TV – US Open Cup, Champions League Returns

The 2016 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Final takes place on Tuesday. FC Dallas will host the New England Revolution in the conclusion of this year’s edition of the nation’s oldest tournament (9 pm CT, ESPN2). The single-elimination tournament is contested separately from MLS play, with teams from every level of American soccer eligible to […]