The symbolic beginning of the English Premier League season has kicked off this morning with the Community Shield between Chelsea and Manchester United.
The top two teams in England are squaring off in the match before the actual Premier League season kicks off next week.
Chelsea-ManU is just one of a handful of promising matches on today's schedule. Three MLS tilts are on tap, including a highly-anticipated match between the New York Red Bulls and Chicago Fire, a match that could feature an MLS-record five Designated Players.
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):
TODAY'S SOCCER ON TV
7:35am– Cardiff City vs. Sheffield Wednesday
10am– Fox Soccer Channel- Chelsea vs. Manchester United (Community Shield)
1pm– Telemundo- UNAM Pumas vs. Cruz Azul
1pm– Azteca America/Fox Soccer Espanol- Morelia vs. Queretaro
3pm– Fox Soccer Plus- Montpelier vs. Bordeaux
6pm– Galavision- Tecos vs. Puebla
7pm– Fox Soccer Channel/FSE- FC Dallas vs. Philadelphia Union
8pm– Fox Soccer Channel- Philadelphia Independence vs. Boston Breakers
9pm– ESPN2/ESPN3.com- Chicago Fire vs. New York Red Bulls
11pm– Direct Kick- Seattle Sounders vs. Houston Dynamo.