Wednesday, January 27, 2010
ESPN has unveiled their broadcast times for the 2010 World Cup for viewers here in the USA.
For the most important question soccer fans are asking in Colorado, broadcast times for kickoff of the matches here in the Mountain Time Zone will be 5:00am, 7:30am and Noon MST for the group stages, 7:30am and Noon for the Round of 16 and Quarterfinals and Noon MST for the Semi's and 11:30am for the Final.
For the complete ESPN broadcast announcement, click here (note times listed on the broadcasts are EST).
From their website:
ESPN will present comprehensive coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup June 11, through July 11, from 10 stadiums in nine cities across South Africa. All 64 matches will be aired live and in high definition on ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC, and extensive coverage on ESPN360.com and ESPN Mobile TV. In addition, 2010 FIFA World Cup studio programs, including prematch, halftime and postmatch segments, will be presented in high definition.
ESPN will air 44 FIFA World Cup matches from South Africa – the most ever for the network in one tournament. ESPN2 will feature 10 matches. ABC will broadcast 10, beginning with the U.S. Men’s National Team’s tournament opener vs. England on Saturday, June 12, at 2 p.m. ET in Rustenburg. The tournament will conclude on ABC with the title match Sunday, July 11, at 1:30 p.m. ET from the Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg.
Posted by Rapids Front Office at 3:39 PM