Soccer News: Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico Launches beIN SPORT with World Cup Qualifying Matches
New international sports network brings unprecedented league games to Puerto Rico fans in separate English and Spanish channels. Exciting soccer matches include USA battling Antigua & Barbuda and Messi’s Argentina taking on Uruguay.
beIN SPORT, the new independent 24-hour global network dedicated to live and exclusive coverage of the world’s best international sports, has announced that Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico will offer the network to sports fans.
Liberty Cablevision’s customers will now see beIN SPORT’s exclusive coverage of all the top soccer leagues and tournaments from Europe and South America, including games from Spain’s La Liga, Italy’s Serie A, France’s Ligue 1, South American 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers and Copa America 2015. The network will also carry the away games for the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team in the qualifying rounds of the 2014 World Cup.
beIN SPORT has an exciting slate of live, exclusive coverage of World Cup qualifying soccer in the Americas this Friday, October 12. The schedule features the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team versus Antigua & Barbuda from Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound, Antigua as part of the CONCACAF tournament.
Also on tap for soccer fans is complete coverage of the CONMEBOL South American World Cup qualifying tournament, highlighted by soccer superstar Lionel Messi leading Argentina against Uruguay. Games will be televised on both beIN SPORT and beIN SPORT en Español.
beIN SPORT’s English and Spanish networks will be available as part of Liberty Cablevision’s basic service package on standard definition channels 94 and 95, respectively. The networks will also be part of the cable provider’s premium HD package on channels 224 and 225. In addition to its linear TV networks, select beIN SPORT content will be available on demand via Liberty Cablevision’s website. beIN SPORT is also available on DIRECTV, DISH Network and Comcast Xfinity.
“beIN SPORT is a new, unprecedented sports network that guarantees first-row access to the electrifying stars and unmatched play of international competition with games that can’t be seen on any other channel,” said Yousef Al Obaidly, managing director of beIN SPORT. “Our original and exclusive programming is designed to let viewers ‘be in’ the game and feel they are part of the international sports community. Once they experience our network, we know Puerto Rican sports fans won’t want to miss a minute of their favorite teams and players.”
2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Matches
Friday, October 12
Only on beIN SPORT (English with Spanish SAP)
- 4:50 p.m. ET: Ecuador vs. Chile (live)
- 6:55 p.m. ET: Antigua vs. USA (live)
- 9:55 p.m. ET: Guatemala vs. Jamaica (live)
- 11:30 p.m. ET: Argentina vs. Uruguay (delayed from 8 p.m. ET)
Only on beIN SPORT en Español (with English SAP)
- 4:20 p.m. ET: Colombia vs. Paraguay (live)
- 6:30 p.m. ET: Bolivia vs. Peru (delayed from 4 p.m.)
- 7:50 p.m. ET: Argentina vs. Uruguay (live)
- 9:55 p.m. ET: Panama vs. Honduras (live)
- Midnight ET: Canada vs. Cuba (delayed from 7:45 p.m.)
beIN SPORT can currently be found on:
- DIRECTV channels 620 (English-language) and 426 (Spanish)
- DISH channels 408 (English) and 871 (Spanish)
- Comcast Xfinity in both English and Spanish. Channels vary by market. Check with your local provider for details.
- Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico
About beIN SPORT: beIN SPORT, the English-language 24/7 international sports network, and beIN SPORT en Español are the multi-platform sports destinations that brings to the passionate fan all the live game action, news and analysis of the top leagues around the planet, as well as exclusive and never available-before content. From American, European and Latin American live games to general sports news and in-depth analysis, beIN SPORT guarantees first row access to top leagues and major sports properties through TV, on-line and mobile platforms with games that can’t be seen on any other channel. For more information, please visit www.beinsport.tv and follow us on Twitter @beINSport1USA for breaking news and real-time updates.
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