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.


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:

DateTime (ET)MatchupNetwork(s)
Fri, May 2510:00 p.m.Costa Rica vs. GuatemalaESPN3
Sat, May 269:55 a.m.Ireland vs. Bosnia-HerzegovinaESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

 11:55 a.m.Spain vs. SerbiaESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

 1:55 p.m.Netherlands vs. BulgariaESPN3
 2:30 p.m.Norway vs. EnglandESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Sun, May 272:55 p.m.France vs. IcelandESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Mon, May 281:55 p.m.Ukraine vs. EstoniaESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

Wed, May 301:55 p.m.Spain vs. South KoreaESPN2 / ESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

 2:15 p.m.Sweden vs. IcelandESPN3
 7:50 p.m.United States vs. BrazilESPN2 / ESPN3
Thu, May 312:25 p.m.Germany vs. IsraelESPN3 /

ESPN Deportes

 3:00 p.m.France vs. SerbiaESPN3

All matches and times subject to change

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