TSN’s 13+ Hours of MLS and BPL Coverage April 19-21 is Headlined by Vancouver Whitecaps FC and BPL Leaders Liverpool and Chelsea

— April 17, 2014

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TSN platforms combine to deliver more than 13 hours of soccer coverage this long weekend from the Barclays Premier League (BPL) and Major League Soccer (MLS).

 

MLS

Vancouver hosts Los Angeles this Saturday (April 19) at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on TSN, with Luke Wileman and Jason deVos calling the action as the Whitecaps look to bounce back after a loss to the Galaxy in Los Angeles last week. Peter Schaad and David Norman are in the booth for TEAM 1410’s live radio coverage.

 

BPL

Coverage kicks off with a doubleheader beginning this Saturday at 9:50 a.m. ET on TSN2 as Cardiff tries to avoid relegation when they play Stoke, followed by second-place Chelsea taking on Sunderland as they look to keep pace with league-leaders Liverpool.

 

On Sunday (April 20), Liverpool plays Norwich and tries to extend their lead at the top of the Premiership, with pre-game coverage beginning at 6:30 a.m. ET on TSN. Fans can tune in Monday (April 21) for Manchester City vs. West Brom, as the second-highest scoring team in the premiership looks to close the gap with Liverpool. Pre-game coverage begins at 2:30 p.m. ET on TSN

 

All BPL and MLS games on TSN and TSN2 are also available live on TSN GO.

 

TSN’s soccer coverage for this week is as follows:

Saturday, April 19

  • 9:50 a.m. ET – Barclays Premier League Soccer: Cardiff vs. Stoke on TSN2
  • 10 a.m. ET – Barclays Premier League Soccer: Aston Villa vs. Southampton on TSN.ca
  • 12 noon ET – Premier League Live on TSN2
  • 12:30 p.m. ET – Barclays Premier League Soccer: Chelsea vs. Sunderland on TSN2
  • 2:30 p.m. ET – Premier League Goal Zone on TSN2
  • 7 p.m. ET – MLS ON TSN: Los Angeles vs. Vancouver on TSN

 

Sunday, April 20

  • 6:30 a.m. ET – Premier League Live on TSN
  • 7 a.m. ET – Barclays Premier League Soccer: Norwich vs. Liverpool on TSN

 

Monday, April 21

  • 2 p.m. ET – Premier League Live on TSN
  • 3 p.m. ET – Barclays Premier League Soccer: Manchester City vs. West Brom on TSN

 

Soccer on Bell Media

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

 

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

 

For More Information:

Renee Rouse, (w) 416.384.7599, (c) 416.428.4807, renee.rouse@bellmedia.ca

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

 

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