TSN Delivers 15+ Hours of MLS and BPL Coverage this weekend, including the undefeated Vancouver Whitecaps on CTV BC

— April 3, 2014

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TSN platforms combine to delivermore than 15 hours of soccer coverage from the Barclays Premier League (BPL)and Major League Soccer (MLS).

MLS

Fans get an MLS doubleheader this Saturday. Coverage begins with French superstar Thierry Henryleading the New York Red Bulls into Montreal to take on the Impact at 4 p.m. ET on TSN. Nigel Reed and Greg Sutton will have the call. Theaction is also available on TSN Radio 690 in Montreal.

Next up, Vancouver hosts Colorado at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT on CTV BC, with Luke Wileman and Jason deVos calling the action as the Whitecaps look to remainundefeated. The game can also be heard on TEAM 1410.

BPL

Coverage kicks off with Manchester United taking on Newcastle this Saturday (April 5)at 9:50 a.m. ET on TSN2. TSN also delivers livecoverage of Arsenal vs. Everton on Sunday (April 6) at 8:30 a.m. ET.

All BPL and MLS games on TSN andTSN2 are also available live on TSN GO.

TSN’s soccer coverage for thisweek is as follows:

Saturday, April 5

·        9:50 a.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Manchester United vs. Newcastle on TSN2

·        10 a.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Aston Villa vs. Fulham on TSN.ca

·        10 a.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Cardiff City vs. Crystal Palace on TSN.ca

·        4 p.m. ET – MLS ON TSN:Montreal Impact vs. New York Red Bulls on TSN and TSN Radio 690

·        6:30 p.m. ET – MLS ON TSN:Vancouver Whitecaps vs. Colorado Rapids on CTV BC and TEAM 1410

·        10 p.m. ET – (ENCORE) BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Manchester United vs. Newcastle on TSN2

 

Sunday, April 6

·        8 a.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Live on TSN

·        8:30 a.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Everton vs. Arsenal on TSN

 

Monday, April 7

·        2 p.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Live on TSN

·        3 p.m. ET – BarclaysPremier League Soccer: Tottenham vs. Sunderland on TSN

 

Socceron Bell Media

Along with TSN and RDS being the official broadcasters ofMLS in Canada, Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS are home to EURO 2016 and theFIFA World Cup, beginning with the highly-anticipated FIFA Women’s World Cup2015 in Canada and including the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ and 2022 FIFAWorld Cup Qatar™. TSN also holds a multi-year broadcast agreement with BARCLAYSPREMIER LEAGUE that gives TSN the Canadian media rights to half of all gamesthrough to the 2015-2016 season.

Fans can visit TSN platforms for all the latest soccer news, stats, and highlights.

 

For More Information:

Rob Duffy, (w) 416.384.5717, (c) 416.802.3319, rob.duffy@bellmedia.ca

Dimitri Bariamis, (w)416.384.5665, (c) 416.575.2601, dimitri.bariamis@bellmedia.ca

 

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