Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Your Running Commentary

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

TimHoward (USA Today)


A few of the top teams on the planet will battle it out on American soil on a Saturday filled with action from all over the world.

Spanish giants Real Madrid take on Tim Howard and English Premier League side Everton in a nationally-televised International Champions Cup match from Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. After opening wins in the preseason tournament, new managers Carlo Ancelotti and Roberto Martinez will look to push their talented squads to Wednesday’s title match in Miami.

The clubs that fell to Real Madrid and Everton in the first round, the Los Angeles Galaxy and Juventus, will also be in action on Saturday night. The Italian champions are looking to bounce back from their shootout loss to Everton on Wednesday with a win over the hometown Galaxy, who lost 3-1 to Real on Thursday.

For regular season action outside of MLS, fans can tune into a solid lineup of matches from Liga MX. Surprise early-season leaders Veracruz host traditional powers Cruz Azul, and defending champions Club America take on Atlas.

If you will be watching today’s action, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some play-by-play in the comments section below.

Enjoy the action (Today’s TV schedule is after the jump):

9:30am – ESPN3 – Wilhelmshaven vs Borussia Dortmund

12:30pm – beIN Sport – AS Monaco vs Tottenham Hotspur

12:55pm – ESPN3 – Villarreal FC vs Granada FC

5:30pm – ESPN3 – Cruzeiro vs Coritiba

6pm – Univision Deportes – Veracruz vs Cruz Azul

6pm – Univision – América vs Atlas

6:30pm – NBC Sports Network – Sporting Kansas City vs New York Red Bulls

7:30pm – MLS Direct Kick – DC United vs Montreal Impact

8pm – MLS Direct Kick – Philadelphia Union vs Chicago Fire

8pm – FOX – Everton vs Real Madrid

8pm – UniMás – Monterrey vs Toluca

8pm – Univision Deportes – Pachuca vs León

8:30pm – MLS Direct Kick – Colorado Rapids vs Real Salt Lake

9pm – MLS Direct Kick – Houston Dynamo vs Columbus Crew

10pm – Univision Deportes – San Jose Earthquakes vs Chivas USA

10pm – Galavision – Chiapas vs Puebla

10:30pm – MLS Direct Kick – Seattle Sounders vs FC Dallas

10:30pm – Fox Soccer Channel – Juventus vs Los Angeles Galaxy

11pm – MLS Direct Kick – Portland Timbers vs Vancouver Whitecaps

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