Press Release

Posted by Mac Nwulu on May 25, 2012

Soccer on ESPN Platforms: 12 International Matches Led by USA vs. Brazil on Wednesday at 8 p.m.

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ESPN platforms – ESPN2, ESPN3 and ESPN Deportes – will carry 11 international matches live in the week ahead highlighted by the U.S. Men’s National Team vs. Brazil on Wednesday, May 30, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and ESPN3.  The other 11 friendly matches will feature teams participating in the UEFA European Football Championship 2012, from June 8 – July 1, in Poland and Ukraine.

The U.S. Men’s National Team match at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., is one of the last matches before the team begins its 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying series for the CONCACAF region.  ESPN’s lead play-by-play commentator Ian Darke, analyst Taylor Twellman and sideline reporter Mónica González will call the match.  The studio team will be on-site with host Bob Ley and analysts Alexi Lalas and Kasey Keller.  All matches are also available via WatchESPN.

International friendlies Schedule:

Date Time (ET) Matchup Network(s)
Fri, May 25 10:00 p.m. Costa Rica vs. Guatemala ESPN3
Sat, May 26 9:55 a.m. Ireland vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

  11:55 a.m. Spain vs. Serbia ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

  1:55 p.m. Netherlands vs. Bulgaria ESPN3
  2:30 p.m. Norway vs. England ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Sun, May 27 2:55 p.m. France vs. Iceland ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Mon, May 28 1:55 p.m. Ukraine vs. Estonia ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Wed, May 30 1:55 p.m. Spain vs. South Korea ESPN2 / ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

  2:15 p.m. Sweden vs. Iceland ESPN3
  7:50 p.m. United States vs. Brazil ESPN2 / ESPN3
Thu, May 31 2:25 p.m. Germany vs. Israel ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

  3:00 p.m. France vs. Serbia ESPN3

All matches and times subject to change

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