“We're proud to continue our great partnership with ONE World Sports,” said NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson. “
Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 22, 2016
ONE World Sports, America’s Network for Global Sports, announced the return of the North American Soccer League with the NASL Game of the Week beginning Saturday, April 2 at 7:30 PM ET as the Tampa Bay Rowdies host Indy Eleven. ONE World Sports kicked off its multi-year partnership with the NASL as its national television partner for the 2015 Fall season. ONE World Sports will also premiere its second season of its weekly highlights show, NASL This Week, on April 5 at 6:00 PM ET.
ONE World Sports’ stellar broadcasting team of play-callers JP Dellacamera and Ed Cohen and analysts Shep Messing and Janusz Michallik will call all the action this season. ONE World Sports will carry 11 matches, every Saturday evening, throughout the spring and a total of 23 matches for the 2016 season. The NASL Game of the Week moves to Wednesdays for the Fall season, beginning in July. A complete listing of the NASL Game of the Week for the spring can be found here.
Beginning this season, in addition to TV viewers having access to NASL action through their cable providers, fans across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico will be able to watch unrestricted, live streams of the NASL Game of the Week on ONEWorldSports.com. All NASL Games of the Week will also be available to authenticated users via the Watch ONE World Sports mobile app.
“The NASL has become a formidable presence on the international soccer scene with domestic and imported talent cultivating new fans on a regular basis,” said Alexander “Sandy” Brown, President & CEO, ONE World Sports. “ONE World Sports is investing a significant amount of resources to help grow the NASL audience including access for every fan to view the NASL Game of the Week via the network’s website and the continuation of our league highlight show, NASL This Week.”
NASL This Week, hosted by Tina Cervasio and Ed Cohen, will air every Tuesday at 6:00 PM ET, bringing fans closer to the field with all-access features, highlights and more.
“We're proud to continue our great partnership with ONE World Sports,” said NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson. “They were the first national broadcaster to partner with us and they have done a fine job of producing some very exciting television. We're looking forward to the new streaming component that will allow anyone in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico to watch our ONE World Sports matches.”
About The NASL
The North American Soccer League is a professional soccer league established in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The NASL member teams are: Carolina RailHawks, FC Edmonton, Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Indy Eleven, Jacksonville Armada FC, Miami FC, Minnesota United FC, New York Cosmos, Ottawa Fury FC, Puerto Rico FC, Rayo OKC, and Tampa Bay Rowdies. For more information about the league, visit http://www.NASL.com. Follow the NASL on Twitter and Instagram at @NASLOfficial and Facebook at http://www.Facebook.com/NASLFanPage.
About ONE World Sports
ONE World Sports is America’s Network for Global Sports, producing best-in-class, captivating live sports content from around the world. With multi-platform capabilities and superior production quality, ONE World Sports is one of the fastest growing independent sports networks available throughout the United States. Currently available to more than 30 million homes nationally on cable, telco and satellite, ONE World Sports delivers live and exclusive coverage of some of America's most popular sports played professionally outside the USA -- basketball, baseball, golf and ice hockey -- plus sporting events with the largest global followings, including soccer and cricket. ONE World Sports is distributed through Verizon Fios, go90, DISH Network, Charter Communications, Sony PlayStation Vue, Cablevision's Optimum TV, Mediacom Communications, Google Fiber, Suddenlink, RCN and a growing number of systems through the NCTC. In addition, the network's mobile app, Watch ONE World Sports, features a live stream of the network for authenticated subscribers and on-demand content for all users. More information on ONE World Sports and its availability in particular markets can be found at http://www.oneworldsports.com or consumers can call their television distributor. Watch ONE World Sports is available in the Apple and the Google Play stores.
Rachel Gary, ONE World Sports, 201.615.9629, rgary(at)oneworldsports.com
Neal Malone, NASL, 708.712.5709 / nmalone(at)nasl.com