The finals of the FA Cup and DFB Pokal are on the weekend soccer TV schedule, with Timmy Chandler's Eintracht playing for a trophy. It's also the finale of the 2017-18 Serie A season with Juventus already champions but the relegation places uncertain. MLS has a game on national TV on Saturday with Portland hosting LAFC. As always with national TV, check your local listings to make sure your affiliate is carrying the games. Portland Timbers vs LAFC at 3pm on Saturday on Fox. The hope for MLS is that soccer fans watching the FA Cup on Fox will stick around for the MLS game. As lead-ins go, the FA Cup is a strong one. What the viewers will get is a Portland team coming off of a home win over the Sounders and an LAFC team that's impressed home and away in their debut season. LAFC drew 2-2 with Continue reading "Soccer TV: Portland Timbers vs LAFC"
The roundup of USMNT players in Europe and Mexico has the conclusions of the 2017-18 Bundesliga and Premier League seasons. We start in the Bundesliga, where Bobby Wood's Hamburg beat Gladbach 2-1 at home but other results ended Hamburg's record run in the Bundesliga with a 17th-place finish. Aaron Hunt converted a penalty to put Hamburg up in the 11th minute with Gladbach's Josip Drmic equalizing in the 28th. Lewis Holtby scored Hamburg's winner in the 63rd. Wood saw red in the 71st minute with the game ending with a large police presence on the field after fans set off flares. Weston McKennie's Schalke shutout Eintracht 1-0 at home finishing 2nd. Guido Bergstaller scored in the 26th minute. Christian Pulisic's Borussia Dortmund lost 3-1 at Hoffenheim to finish in 4th-place. Hoffenheim went up in the 26th minute with Marco Reus equalizing in the 58th. Hoffenheim added goals in the 63rd Continue reading "Bundesliga and Premier League seasons end, championship for Horvath"
It's the conclusion of the 2017-18 Bundesliga season on Saturday and the Premier League on Sunday on the weekend soccer TV schedule. NBC is all in on the final day of the Premier League, but unfortunately there's not a lot of excitement left in the various scenarios. We previewed the final day of the Bundesliga for USMNT players as well as the Premier League. In Serie A, Juventus can win the title on Sunday at Roma on beIN Sport. Our highlight game comes from MLS with the latest installment of the Cascadia Cup. Seattle Sounders vs Portland Timbers at 4pm on Sunday on ESPN. Seattle is coming off of a big midweek result, beating Toronto FC 2-1 at BMO Field. Portland is coming off of an epic hype video that drew the attention of the filmmaker they were spoofing.
There is no re-writing history but there are a multiplicity of Continue reading "Soccer TV: Seattle Sounders vs Portland Timbers"