TSN Adds Live Coverage of #CanWNT vs. England on May 29 at 7 p.m. ET, Marking the Team’s Final Friendly before the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™

— May 19, 2015

– The Canadian women’s national team takes on rivals England live from Hamilton’s Tim Hortons Field –
– The FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ kicks off with Canada vs. China PR on Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS –

TORONTO (May 19, 2015) – TSN today announced it has added exclusive live coverage of the Canadian women’s national team’s international friendly against rivals England to the network’s schedule. Canada’s final tune-up takes place at Hamilton’s Tim Hortons Field on Friday, May 29 at 7 p.m. ET live on TSN – just eight days before the highly-anticipated FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ kicks off on CTV, TSN, and RDS. lhg

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TSN’s exclusive live coverage of the friendly is led by play-by-play commentator Luke Wileman and analyst Clare Rustad, with Kara Lang contributing reports from field level.

<<NOTE TO MEDIA: Luke Wileman, Clare Rustad, and Kara Lang are available for interviews; contact renee.rouse@bellmedia.ca for availability>>

Canada and England are both Top 10 teams in the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking, at #8 and #6, respectively. The Canadian women’s national team recently faced off against England in the final of the 2015 Cyprus Cup on March 11, 2015, where England scored a 1-0 victory on a goal by striker Lianne Sanderson. In addition to watching live broadcast coverage, TSN subscribers can also access live streaming and on-demand viewing of the Canada-England international friendly through TSN GO. French-language coverage of the Canada-England international friendly is available on RDS. Fans can tune in to TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto, TSN Radio 690 in Montréal, TSN Radio 1290 in Winnipeg, and TSN Radio 1410 in Vancouver for live coverage of the Canada-England match, or listen live wherever they are on the TSN GO mobile app and online at TSN.ca/Radio. FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ CTV, TSN, and RDS deliver live broadcast coverage of all 52 games from the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™. Canada will face off against #16-ranked China PR in the tournament’s opening match on Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS. Taking place in six cities across Canada (Edmonton, Moncton, Montréal, Ottawa, Vancouver, and Winnipeg), the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ culminates with the Final on Sunday, July 5 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS at BC Place in Vancouver. Leading up to and throughout the tournament, fans can visit TSN.ca/FIFA for wall-to-wall coverage of everything surrounding the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™. The ultimate digital hub for the tournament features comprehensive news, stats, and analysis, original articles and blog posts by TSN’s roster of hosts and analysts, and original features produced by CTV/TSN for the tournament. TSN, CTV, and RDS are official broadcasters of FIFA events from 2015 to 2026 including the FIFA World Cup™ in 2018, 2022, and 2026, and FIFA Women’s World Cup™ in 2019 and 2023.

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