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Posted by Sofia Rocher on July 19, 2013

ESPN Deportes to Broadcast Select Liga BBVA Bancomer MX Matches

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ESPN Deportes Brings Live Matches, Special Programming and more Fútbol Picante; ESPN2 to air Select Matches in English

ESPN Deportes will air LIVE select matches of the Liga BBVA Bancomer MX, Mexico’s premier national soccer league. The network kicks off the season with a doubleheader Friday, July 19 starting with Queretaro F.C. vs. Monarcas Morelia at 8:20 p.m. ET followed by Tijuana F.C. and Altas taking the field. ESPN2 will also carry select games in English-language this year.

The season returns with a new show featuring Jorge Ramos, Hernan Pereyra and Ricardo Mayorga bringing audiences the most extensive Liga BBVA Bancomer MX coverage and analysis. Starting tonight, La Previa MX will air at 8 p.m. each Friday there is a Liga BBVA Bancomer MX match.

Starting Monday, July 22, José Ramón Fernández and the network’s experts will be on air twice a day with the best analysis of Mexican soccer on Fútbol Picante, now at 2 p.m. and 12 a.m.

For all Sunday Liga BBVA Bancomer MX matches, Fútbol Center will be the lead-in show, airing at 12:00 p.m.

SCHEDULE OF LIVE MATCHES:

DateTime (ET)GameNetworks
Fri., July 198:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Monarcas MoreliaESPN Deportes, ESPN 2
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. AtlasESPN Deportes
Sun., July 2112:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. UNAMESPN Deportes
Fri., July  268:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. TolucaESPN Deportes
Tue., July 30TBCQueretaro F.C. vs. Rayados de MonterreyESPN Deportes
TBCTijuana F.C. vs. PachucaESPN Deportes
TBCPuebla F.C. vs. Santos LagunaESPN Deportes
Sat., Aug. 3TBCMonarcas Morelia vs. Tijuana F.C.ESPN Deportes
 Fri., Aug. 98:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Chiapas F.C.ESPN Deportes
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. UNAMESPN Deportes
Sun., Aug. 1112:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz ESPN Deportes
Fri., Aug. 168:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. Atlas F.C. ESPN Deportes
Fri., Aug. 238:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Chivas de Guadalajara ESPN Deportes, ESPN2*
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. Santos LagunaESPN Deportes
Sun., Aug. 2512:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. Cruz AzulESPN Deportes
Fri., Aug. 308:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. PachucaESPN Deportes
Sun., Sept. 110:25 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. AtlanteESPN Deportes
Fri., Sept. 68:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Puebla F.C.ESPN Deportes
12:50 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. VeracruzESPN Deportes
Fri., Sept. 138:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. AtlanteESPN Deportes
Sun., Sept. 1512:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. TolucaESPN Deportes
Fri., Sept. 208:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. Rayados de MonterreyESPN Deportes
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. Cruz AzulESPN Deportes
Fri., Sept. 278:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Tigres UNALESPN Deportes, ESPN 2
Sun., Sept. 2912:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. Tijuana F.C.ESPN Deportes
Fri., Oct. 48:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. Chiapas F.C.ESPN Deportes
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. Queretaros F.C.ESPN Deportes
Fri., Oct. 188:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. LeonESPN Deportes
10:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. Tigres UNALESPN Deportes
Sun., Oct. 2012:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs AtlasESPN Deportes
Fri., Oct. 258:20 p.m.Monarcas vs. Chivas de GuadalajaraESPN Deportes, ESPN2
Fri., Nov. 19:20 p.m.Queretaro F.C. vs. Club AmericaESPN Deportes
11:25 p.m.Tijuana F.C. vs. AtlanteESPN Deportes
Sun., Nov. 312:50 p.m.Puebla F.C. vs. PachucaESPN Deportes
Fri., Nov. 88:20 p.m.Monarcas Morelia vs. Puebla F.C.ESPN Deportes

*Delayed

The Liga BBVA Bancomer MX is the most important soccer league in Mexico including 18 first division clubs. In 2011, the league changed its format to two tournaments per seasons: The Apertura (opening), which starts in the summer, and the Clausura (closing) played through the winter.

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