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  • 28 International Club Matches from Three Continents July 20-August 11

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio, ESPNU and ESPNEWS will combine to cover the 2018 International Champions Cup (ICC) presented by Heineken July 20 – August 11. The series of 27 international club matches between 18 championship teams – including AS Roma, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Liverpool, Manchester City, Real Madrid and Sevilla, and more –  will be played in eight countries across North America, Europe and Asia over a three-week period.

The ICC begins Friday, July 20 with Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund, live from Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois at 9:00 p.m. ET (ESPN Deportes, ESPN2 and will be streamed live on the ESPN App).

The ICC will feature key matchups, including a rematch of the 2017-2018 UEFA Champions League quarterfinals between Manchester City and Liverpool FC (Sat., July 25); a North West Derby, between two of English football’s most successful teams – Manchester United and Liverpool FC (Sat., July 28); and a rematch of the 2017-2018 Champions League quarterfinals between Real Madrid and Juventus (Sat., Aug. 4).

In addition, ESPN2 and the ESPN App (in Spanish) will televise the inaugural Women’s International Champions Cup Final event on Sunday, July 29, at 9 p.m. ET, from Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium. The Women’s ICC Final will culminate a four-match series (semifinals, third-place and final) among four teams.

Play-by-play voices Ian Darke and Jon Champion lead the ESPN commentator teams that will call these international pre-season matches between championship-winning clubs.

Other English-language play-by-play commentators include Steve Cangialosi, Mark DonaldsonRoss Dyer, Sebastian Salazar and Jonathan Yardley, along with match analysts Craig Burley, Julie FoudyHerculez Gómez, Shaka Hislop, Kasey Keller, Matt LawrencePaul Mariner, Kate Markgraf, Janusz Michallik, Alejandro MorenoGary O’Reilly and Stewart Robson.

 ESPN Deportes commentators include Spanish-language play-by-play voices Fernando Palomo, Mario Kempes, Richard Méndez, Tato Noriega, Robert Sierra, Barak Fever, Herculez Gómez, Mauricio Pedroza, Roberto Abramowitz, Roger Valdivieso, Flavio Pereira and Alex Pareja, among others.

ESPN Deportes Radio play-by-play will be headlined by Jorge Ramos, alongside Dionisio EstradaMarcelo MasantiOmar Salazar and Kenneth Garay. The analysts include Hernán PereyraElmer PolancoJosé del ValleRicardo MayorgaDiego Cora and Leo Vega.

2018 International Champions Cup Schedule (subject to change):

Date Time (ET) Event Platform(s)
Fri, Jul 20 9 p.m. Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sat, Jul 21 10 a.m. FC Bayern Munich vs. Paris Saint-Germain ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sun, Jul 22 4 p.m. Liverpool FC vs. Borussia Dortmund ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Wed, Jul 25 7 p.m. Juventus vs. FC Bayern Munich ESPNU, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8 p.m. Borussia Dortmund vs. Benfica ESPNEWS, ESPN App-Spanish
  8 p.m. Manchester City vs. Liverpool FC ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  10 p.m. AS Roma vs. Tottenham Hotspur ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish
  11 p.m. AC Milan vs. Manchester United ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Thu, Jul 26 7:30 a.m. Atlético Madrid vs. Arsenal FC ESPNU, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sat, Jul 28 7:30 a.m. Arsenal FC vs. Paris Saint-Germain ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  1 p.m. Benfica vs. Juventus ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  2 p.m. Chelsea FC vs. Inter Milan ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes
  5 p.m. Manchester United vs. Liverpool FC ESPN, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  7 p.m. FC Bayern Munich vs. Manchester City ESPN, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  11 p.m. FC Barcelona vs. Tottenham Hotspur ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sun, Jul 29 9 p.m. Women’s ICC Final ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
Mon, Jul 30 7:30 a.m. Paris Saint Germain vs. Atlético Madrid ESPNU, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Tue, Jul 31 8 p.m. Manchester United vs. Real Madrid ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8:30 p.m. Tottenham Hotspur vs. AC Milan ESPNEWS
  10 p.m. FC Barcelona vs. AS Roma ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Wed, Aug 1 3 p.m. Arsenal FC vs. Chelsea ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  4 p.m. Benfica vs. Lyon ESPNEWS, ESPN App-Spanish
Sat, Aug 4 2 p.m. Inter Milan vs. Lyon ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  6 p.m. Real Madrid vs. Juventus ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8 p.m. AC Milan vs. FC Barcelona ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Tue, Aug 7 3 p.m. Chelsea vs. Lyon ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8 p.m. Real Madrid vs. AS Roma ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sat, Aug 11 3 p.m. Atlético Madrid vs. Inter Milan ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes

Note: All matches will stream live on the ESPN App

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International Champions Cup de 2018 en ESPN

  • 28 partidos internacionales de clubes de tres continentes del 20 de julio al 11 de agosto

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio, ESPNU y ESPNEWS se juntarán para cubrir la International Champions Cup (ICC) de 2018 que presentará Heineken a partir del 20 de julio hasta el 11 de agosto.  La serie de 27 partidos internacionales de clubes entre 18 equipos del campeonato – entre ellos AS Roma, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Liverpool, Manchester City, Real Madrid, Sevilla, y más– tendrá lugar en ocho países de América del Norte, Europa y Asia durante un período de tres semanas.

La ICC comenzará el viernes 20 de julio con Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund en vivo desde Soldier Field en Chicago, Illinois a las 9:00 p.m. ET (ESPN Deportes y ESPN2 se transmitirán en vivo en la aplicación de ESPN).

La ICC presentará partidos clave que incluyen una revancha de los cuartos de final de la UEFA Champions League de 2017-2018 entre Manchester City y Liverpool FC (sáb. 25 de julio); un North West Derby entre dos de los equipos de más éxito del fútbol inglés, Manchester United y Liverpool FC (sáb. 28 de julio); y una revancha de los cuartos de final de la Champions League de 2017-2018, entre Real Madrid y Juventus (sáb. 4 de agosto).

Además, ESPN2 y la aplicación de ESPN en español televisarán la final del evento inaugural de la International Champions Cup Femenil el domingo, 29 de julio a las 9:00 p.m. ET desde el Hard Rock Stadium de Miami. La final de la ICC Femenil culminará una serie de cuatro partidos (semifinales, tercer lugar y final) entre cuatro equipos.

Las voces de Ian Darke y Jon Champion, jugada a jugada encabezarán a los equipos de comentaristas de ESPN que participarán en estos partidos internacionales de pretemporada entre clubes ganadores de campeonatos.

Entre otros comentaristas de jugada a jugada en inglés se cuentan a Steve Cangialosi, Mark DonaldsonRoss Dyer, Sebastian Salazar Jonathan Yardley, además de los analistas de partidos, tales como Craig Burley, Julie FoudyHerculez Gómez, Shaka Hislop, Kasey Keller, Matt LawrencePaul Mariner, Kate Markgraf, Janusz Michallik, Alejandro MorenoGary O’Reilly y Stewart Robson. 

Los comentaristas de ESPN Deportes incluyen las voces de jugada a jugada en español a Fernando Palomo, Mario Kempes, Richard Méndez, Tato Noriega, Robert Sierra, Barak Fever, Herculez Gómez, Mauricio Pedroza, Roberto Abramowitz, Roger Valdivieso, Flavio Pereira y Alex Pareja, entre otros.

Jugada a jugada en ESPN Deportes Radio estará liderada por Jorge Ramos, junto con Dionisio EstradaMarcelo MasantiOmar Salazar y Kenneth Garay. Los analistas incluyen a Hernán PereyraLeo VegaElmer PolancoJosé del ValleRicardo Mayorga Diego Cora.

Calendario del International Champions Cup de 2018 (sujeto a cambios):

Fecha Hora (ET) Evento Plataforma(s)
Viernes 20 de julio 9:00 p.m. Manchester City vs. Borussia Dortmund ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sábado 21 de julio 10:00 a.m. FC Bayern Munich vs. Paris Saint-Germain ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Domingo 22 de julio 4:00 p.m. Liverpool FC vs. Borussia Dortmund ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Miércoles 25 de julio 7:00 p.m. Juventus vs. FC Bayern Munich ESPNU, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8:00 p.m. Borussia Dortmund vs. Benfica ESPNEWS, ESPN App-Spanish
  8:00 p.m. Manchester City vs. Liverpool FC ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  10:00 p.m. AS Roma vs. Tottenham Hotspur ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish
  11:00 p.m. AC Milan vs. Manchester United ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Jueves 26 de julio 7:30 a.m. Atlético Madrid vs. Arsenal FC ESPNU, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sábado 28 de julio 7:30 a.m. Arsenal FC vs. Paris Saint-Germain ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  1:00 p.m. Benfica vs. Juventus ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  2:00 p.m. Chelsea FC vs. Inter Milan ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes
  5:00 p.m. Manchester United vs. Liverpool FC ESPN, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  7:00 p.m. FC Bayern Munich vs. Manchester City ESPN, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
  11:00 p.m. FC Barcelona vs. Tottenham Hotspur ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Domingo Julio 29 9:00 p.m. Women’s ICC Final ESPN2, ESPN App-Spanish, ESPN Deportes Radio
Lunes 30 de julio 7:30 a.m. Paris Saint Germain vs. Atlético Madrid ESPNU, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Martes 31 de julio 8:00 p.m Manchester United vs. Real Madrid ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8:30 p.m. Tottenham Hotspur vs. AC Milan ESPNEWS
  10:00 p.m. FC Barcelona vs. AS Roma ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Miércoles 1º de agosto 3:00 p.m. Arsenal FC vs. Chelsea ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  4:00 p.m. Benfica vs. Lyon ESPNEWS, ESPN App-Spanish
Sábado 4 de agosto 2:00 p.m. Inter Milan vs. Lyon ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  6:00 p.m. Real Madrid vs. Juventus ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8:00 p.m. AC Milan vs. FC Barcelona ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Martes 7 de agosto 3:00 p.m. Chelsea vs. Lyon ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
  8:00 p.m. Real Madrid vs. AS Roma ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN Deportes Radio
Sábado 11 de agosto 3:00 p.m. Atlético Madrid vs. Inter Milan ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes

Observación: Todos los partidos se transmitirán en vivo en la aplicación de ESPN

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