Soccer on US TV: 8/15-8/17

Friday, August 15

8:30 PM: Queretaro vs. Veracruz, ESPN Deportes, Azteca America (Spanish)

9: Houston Dynamo vs. Philadelphia Union, NBCSN

DaMarcus Beasley and the Dynamo currently sit near the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings, but only five points separate them from the Union, who hold the fifth and final playoff spot.

10:30: Tijuana vs. Jaguares, ESPN Deportes, Azteca America (Spanish)

Saturday, August 16

7:15 AM: Leeds United vs. Middlesbrough, BeIn Sport

7:45: Manchester United vs. Swansea City, NBCSN, Mun2

The first game of the Premier League season marks the first competitive match for Louis van Gaal in charge of Manchester United. 

10: Leicester City vs. Everton, NBCSN

Leicester’s first match in the Premier League since 2003-14 sees them go up against Tim Howard and Everton, who are looking to build on a 5th place finish last year

11: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Bastia, BeIn Sport

12:30 PM: Arsenal vs. Crystal Palace, NBC, Mun2

Tony Pulis resigned as manager of Crystal Palace yesterday, just months after leading them to an 11th place finish. Keith Millen is the man in charge as they begin their season with a trip to the Emirates.

2: Toulouse vs. Lyon, BeIn Sport

2:30: Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake, NBCSN

The first place Sounders host second place Salt Lake in a clash for Western Conference supremacy. Seattle won 4-0 when the two sides met back in May.

6: Puebla vs. Tigres, ESPN Deportes, Azteca America (Spanish

6: America vs. Morelia, Univision Deportes (Spanish)

8: Monterrey vs. Cruz Azul, Univision Deportes (Spanish)

Sunday, August 17

8:30 AM: Liverpool vs. Southampton, NBCSN

Liverpool spent the summer trying to replace the impact of Luis Suarez. New signings Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, and Dejan Lovren take on their old club.

11: Newcastle United vs. Manchester City, NBCSN, Telemundo

The defending champions head to St. James’ Park to kick off their new campaign. 

1 PM: Toluca vs. Pachuca, Univsion (Spanish)

3: Bordeaux vs. Monaco, BeIn Sport

6: Chivas vs. Santos Laguna, UniMas (Spanish)

8: Colorado Rapids vs. DC United, Univision Deportes (Spanish


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