What 2 Watch – 8/19/17 Morning – EPL, Ligue 1, Bundesliga, Bundesliga 2

7:30 a.m. – Bundesliga 2 Round 3 – Ingolstadt vs Jahn Regensburg

Where: Fox Soccer Match Pass

Ingolstadt and Regensburg both started the season with two losses and are quickly in the discussion for potential relegation even further.

7:30 a.m. – Bundesliga 2 Round 3 – Nurnberg vs Union Berlin

Where: Fox Soccer Match Pass

Both Nurnberg and Berlin started the season in fine form with two wins.

8:30 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Huddersfield Town vs Newcastle United

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, NBC Sports Live, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Sport 24, TalkSport Radio World

A battle of two newly-promoted sides will face off to distance themselves from any possible relegation talks. Newcastle opened with a disappointing opening loss, while Huddersfield wildly impressed.

9:00 a.m. – Ligue 1 Round 3 – Lille vs Caen

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

Lille were given a taste of their own medicine in Round 2 when they lost to Strasbourg 3-0, the same scoreline as their opening win. Caen has opened their season with identical 1-0 losses.

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Freiburg vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Sport 24 Extra, Fox Soccer Match Pass

10:00 a.m. – Swiss Super League Round 5 – Basel vs Lugano

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

After opening the season with a loss, Basel have now won three in a row and are just one point behind first.

10:00 a.m. – Swiss Super League Round 5 – Grasshopper vs St. Gallen

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

Grasshopper has had a disappointing opening to the season with three losses out of four and face a St. Gallen side that has started 2-1-1.

11:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, Telemundo, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, NBC Sports Live, Chelsea TV Online, Sport 24, SiriusXM FC, TalkSport Radio World, Spurs Live Match Centre

Early in this season, there will be a London Derby and it will be between a Chelsea side that was woeful in their opener and a Spurs side that is chomping at the bit to get one over their rivals.

11:00 a.m. – Ligue 1 Round 3 – Olympique Marseille vs Angers

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

Marseille have opened the new season with two wins and will look to continue that against an Angers side that has opened with a win and a draw.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/19/17 Evening – MLS, NWSL, Liga MX, NASL

All times Eastern Standard

7:00 p.m. – NWSL – Sky Blue vs Seattle Reign

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

Sky Blue has now lost three straight as they attempt to push for a playoff spot while Seattle broke a two-game losing streak as they cling to fourth place, the final playoff spot.

7:30 p.m. – MLS – Montreal Impact vs Real Salt Lake

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, KMYU Utah, ESPN 700

Despite a poor start to the 2017 season, Salt Lake is now undefeated in their last 6 matches. With a convoluted, uneven schedule, RSL is just 3 points out of the playoffs. Montreal is undefeated in their last three games and are also just outside playoff contention.

7:30 p.m. – MLS – Orlando City SC vs Columbus Crew

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, WRDQ TV 27, CW Columbus – WWHO, Spectrum Sports Ohio, BCSN 2

Orlando City has hit a bit of hard times, going undefeated in their last 5 and plummeting to an 8-6-10 record for the season. They will take on a Crew side that is clinging to their playoff spot and have a very average 11-2-12 record this season.

7:30 p.m. – NASL Fall Season – NY Cosmos vs Indy Eleven

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Connect USA, MSG, My Indy TV – WNDY, MSG Go

1-1-1 Cosmos will take on the 1-0-2 Indy Eleven in a game that can help propel one of these sides up the table and in a better position to chase the sole top playoff spot.

8:00 p.m. – MLS – Chicago Fire vs Toronto

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, CSN Chicago, SiriusXM FC

While Chicago continues to struggle and tumble down the East, Toronto has managed to stay undefeated in 6 in their quest to win the 2017 Supporter’s Shield.

8:00 p.m. – NASL Fall Season – San Francisco Deltas vs North Carolina

Where: Twitter

The Deltas have the opportunity to keep pace with first-place Puerto Rico in the fourth round of the Fall Season.

8:00 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Tigres UANL vs Pumas UNAM

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA, Univision USA, Facebook Live, Univision Now

This high-profile clash will see plenty of exposure as a struggling Tigres side will face a Pumas squad that has also struggled, starting the season 2-0-2.

8:06 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Leon vs Monterrey

Where: fuboTV, ESPN Deportes USA, ESPN3 USA, ESPN Deportes+ USA, WatchESPN, Galavision, Univision Now

Monterrey, who have started the season in a blistering 3-1-0 form, will take on Leon, who have started 1-1-2.

8:30 p.m. – MLS – Sporting KC vs Dallas

Where: fuboTV, DirecTV, Fox Sports Go, MLS Live, Fox Sports Kansas City, KTXA Dallas

The West is clogged at the top and with two games in hand, Dallas can still stake their claim to taking the West. They will have to overcome their 0-1-2 stretch in their last three as they take on SKC, who are just ahead of them in points at the three-way tie for first.

9:00 p.m. – MLS – Colorado Rapids vs DC United

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, NewsChannel 8, Altitude Sports

Both of these sides have struggled mightily in their respective conferences, but they can prove to their fan bases that there are some bright spots to be taken this season.

10:00 p.m. – MLS – Vancouver Whitecaps vs Houston Dynamo

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, The KUBE, AFN Sports 2, SiriusXM FC

The Dynamo have had a breakout season, now going undefeated in their last six games. They have to keep it going as they are one of three teams tied atop the Western Conference.

10:00 p.m. – NWSL – Portland Thorns vs Houston Dash

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

The Portland Thorns will need to keep a winning form going if they have any hopes of catching up to the North Carolina Courage for top seed in the playoffs.

10:06 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Guadalajara vs Puebla

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA, Univision USA, Chivas TV, Univision Now

Chivas and Puebla have both had poor starts to the season and both sides will be itching to turn it around in the new season.

10:30 p.m. – MLS – SJ Earthquakes vs Philadelphia Union

Where: DirecTV, MLS Live, CSN California, NBC Sports California

The ‘Quakes are currently holding the last spot in the Western Conference Playoffs while the Union are some ways away from achieving a playoff spot in the East.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/19/17 Midday – La Liga, Premier League, Bundesliga, Liga NOS, NWSL, Liga MX, Ligue 1, Serie A

12:00 p.m. – Serie A Round 1 – Juventus vs Cagliari – Allianz Stadium, Turin

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Connect USA

Defending champions Juve will open the season with a manageable game against Cagliari.

12:15 p.m. – La Liga Round 1 – Celta De Vigo vs Real Sociedad – Estadio de Balaídos, Vigo

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports en Espanol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Celta opens up the season against Sociedad coming off a strong 2016-17 season.

12:30 p.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Stoke City vs Arsenal – bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Where: fuboTV, NBC USA, NBC Sports Live, Universo, Universo Now, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Arsenal Player, TalkSport Radio World

Arsenal are coming off an unconvincing opening game against Leicester and will look to prove that fans can be confident under Arsene Wenger.

12:30 p.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Schalke 04 vs RB Leipzig – Veltins Arena, Gelsenkirchen

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Univision Deportes USA, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Leipzig surprised many with their 2016-17 debut in the Bundesliga and will now look to continue to impress in both the league and Champions League.

12:30 p.m. – English Championship Round 4 – Sunderland vs Leeds United – Stadium of Light, Sunderland

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN

A high-profile matchup is in store for the Championship as Saturday’s main event sees Sunderland look to make an early statement for re-promotion against Leeds, who were in constant conversation for promotion last season.

1:15 p.m. – Liga NOS Round 3 – Vitoria Guimaraes vs Sporting CP – Estádio D. Afonso Henriques, Guimarães

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, GolTV Espanol, Antena 1 – RTP

Sporting have opened the season with two wins and will look to keep pace with Porto and Benfica in the league title race.

2:00 p.m. – Ligue 1 Round 3 – Nice vs Guingamp – Allianz Riviera, Nice

Where: fuboTV

Nice is coming off a disastrous loss to Napoli in the Champions League Playoff First Leg and will look to regain momentum going into the Second Leg.

2:15 p.m. – La Liga Round 1 – Girona vs Atletico Madrid – Estadio Municipal de Montilivi, Girona

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports en Espanol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Girona will be welcomed into La Liga by the mighty Atletico Madrid.

2:45 p.m. – Serie A Round 1 – Hellas Verona vs Napoli – Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi, Verona

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Connect USA

Hellas Verona will return to Serie A with a daunting task against a Napoli side that looked impressive in their Champions League Playoff Round First Leg matchup.

3:30 p.m. – NWSL – North Carolina Courage vs Washington Spirit – WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary

Where: fuboTV, Lifetime, NWSLsoccer.com

The Courage are now undefeated in their last three matches and will take on last-place Washington. The Courage can extend their first-place lead to 8 points with a win.

3:30 p.m. – Liga NOS Round 3 – Benfica vs Belenenses – Estádio da Luz, Lisabon

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, GolTV Espanol, Benfica TV – BTV 1, BTV Online, Benfica TV Live Match

Benfica are now undefeated in their last 17 matches in the league and will look to keep that run going in Lisbon.

4:00 p.m. – NWSL – Boston Breakers vs Orlando Pride – Jordan Field, Boston

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

Orlando comes into this one just 1 point off a playoff spot and are undefeated in their last three. They will face a Boston side that hasn’t won in 6 and is tied for last place.

4:15 p.m. – La Liga Round 1 – Sevilla vs Espanyol – Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, Sevilla

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports en Espanyol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Sevilla, who faded towards the end of 2016-17, will look to start strong against Espanyol.

6:00 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Cruz Azul vs Atlas – Estadio Azul, Mexico City

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Two sides that are clinging to playoff spots in this early season, Atlas and Cruz Azul will look to build on their six points from the first four games.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/19/17 Morning – Bundesliga 2, Championship, Premier League, Bundesliga, Liga NOS, Ligue 1

7:00 a.m. – Bundesliga 2 Round 3 – Fortuna Dusseldorf vs Kaiserslautern – Esprit Arena, Düsseldorf

Where: Fox Soccer Match Pass

Dusseldorf will look to continue their strong start to the season as they take on a struggling Kaiserslautern side.

7:15 a.m. – English Championship Round 4 – Sheffield United vs Barnsley – Bramall Lane, Sheffield

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN

Both Sheffield and Barnsley have only secured three points through the first three games in this new season.

7:30 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Swansea City vs Manchester United – Liberty Stadium, Swansea

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, NBC Sports Live, Universo, Universo Now, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, MUTV App, TalkSport Radio World

Manchester United are coming off of an incredibly impressive performance against West Ham in the opening weekend, while Swansea are coming off of a decent 0-0 draw against Southampton.

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Hoffenheim vs Werder Bremen – Wirsol Rhein-Neckar Arena, Sinsheim

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Hoffenheim are coming off a disappointing 2-1 loss to Liverpool in the first leg of their Champions League Playoff First Leg, but will still have the Second Leg weighing on them in this opener.

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Hertha BSC vs Stuttgart – Olympiastadion, Berlin

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Hertha are coming off a strong season and they will open against a newly-promoted Stuttgart side.

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Hamburger SV – Augsburg – Volksparkstadion, Hamburg

Where: fuboTV, Fox Soccer Match Pass, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Soccer Plus

Hamburg will look to avoid another relegation-threatened season as they take on an Augsburg side that overperformed last season.

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Mainz 05 vs Hannover 96 – Opel Arena, Mainz

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Soccer Match Pass

9:30 a.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Wolfsburg vs Borussia Dortmund – Volkswagen Arena, Wolfsburg

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Univision Deportes USA, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Wolfsburg, who only survived through the Relegation Playoff last season, will open against a Dortmund side that will still have the likes of Aubameyang and potentially Dembele if he ever gets his act together.

10:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – AFC Bournemouth vs Watford – Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth

Where: NBC Sports Gold, TalkSport Radio World

Watford fought hard for a 3-3 draw with Liverpool in their opener while Bournemouth struggled in a 1-0 defeat to West Brom.

10:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Burnley vs West Bromwich Albion – Turf Moor, Burnley

Where: NBC Sports Gold, TalkSport Radio World

Burnley barely held on as they stunned the defending champions Chelsea despite looking woeful in the second half with a numbers advantage. West Brom opened the season well, with a good win over Bournemouth.

10:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Leicester City vs Brighton & Hove Albion – King Power Stadium, Leicester

Where: NBC Sports Gold, TalkSport Radio World

Leicester City blew two different leads in their 4-3 loss to Arsenal on the opening day. They will look to take advantage of a Brighton squad that is reeling after an opening loss to Manchester City.

10:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Liverpool vs Crystal Palace – Anfield, Liverpool

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, NBC Sports Live, Universo, Universo Now, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, LFCTV Go, Palace PlayerHD Live, TalkSport Radio World

Liverpool will need to continue to quell fears of losing Phillipe Coutinho, who will not play due to a “back injury,” as they face a Crystal Palace side that they should take care of easily.

10:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 2 – Southampton vs West Ham – St. Mary’s Stadium, Southampton

Where: NBC Sports Gold, TalkSport Radio World

West Ham needs to rebound off an atrocious performance against Manchester United, while Southampton is still looking for their first win.

11:00 a.m. – Ligue 1 Round 3 – Olympique Lyonnais vs Bordeaux – Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Lyon

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

Lyon have opened life without Lacazette with two wins and they will face a Bordeaux side that is coming off a 2-0 win over Metz.

11:00 a.m. – Liga NOS Round 3 – Tondela vs Estoril – Estádio João Cardoso, Tondela

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, GolTV Espanol

Estoril are coming off of an impressive 3-0 win over Guimaraes, while Tondela are recovering from a 1-0 loss to Porto.

 

 

What 2 Watch – 8/18/17 – Bundesliga 2, La Liga, Bundesliga, Championship, Liga NOS, Liga MX, USL, MLS

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

12:30 p.m. – Bundesliga 2 Round 3 – Darmstadt 98 vs St. Pauli – Merck-Stadion am Bollenfalltor, Darmstadt

Where: Fox Soccer Match Pass

Darmstadt, who were pretty abysmal in the Bundesliga proper last season, will look for a good result against St. Pauli. Both teams have one win and one draw in the new season.

2:15 p.m. – La Liga Round 1 – Leganes vs Deportivo Alaves – Estadio Municipal de Butarque, Leganes

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports En Espanol, beIN Sports Connect

The La Liga season officially kicks off with Leganes taking on Alaves on Friday.

2:30 p.m. – Bundesliga Round 1 – Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen – Allianz Arena, Munich

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Sport 24, Fox Soccer Match Pass

The 2017-18 Bundesliga season will kick off with defending champions Bayern looking to make it yet another league-winning season as they start with a firm test against Leverkusen.

2:45 p.m. – Ligue 1 Round 3 – Metz vs Monaco – Stade Municipal Saint-Symphorien, Metz

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Connect USA

The Kylian Mbappe rumors refuse to disappear as moves to Real Madrid, Barcelona and PSG have all been heavily rumored at some point. Despite this, Monaco will meet Metz after winning their opening two games of the season.

2:45 p.m. – Championship Round 4 – Burton Albion vs Birmingham City – Pirelli Stadium, Burton upon Trent

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN

Burton have had a woeful start to the season after an opening three losses. After an opening loss, Birmingham City has secured 4 points in their last two games.

3:30 p.m. – Liga NOS Round 3 – Rio Ave vs Portimonense – Estádio do Rio Ave, Vila do Conde

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, GolTV Espanol

Rio Ave have had a great start to the season with wins over Boavista and Belenenses and will be faced by a Portimonense side that lost their first game of the season last week.

4:15 p.m. – La Liga Round 1 – Valencia vs Las Palmas – Estadio de Mestalla, Valencia

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports En Espanol, beIN Sports Connect

Two decent sides in Spanish’s first divisions will look to have a strong start to the season at the famed Mestalla in Valenica.

8:00 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Morelia vs Pachuca – Estadio Morelos, Morelia

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Pachuca finally secured their first points this season with a quality 2-1 win over Tigres. After opening the season with three draws, Morelia is coming into this one off a loss to Queretaro.

 10:00 p.m. – MLS – Portland Timbers vs New York RB – Providence Park, Portland

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Fox Soccer Match Pass

The Red Bulls have been on a bit of a hot streak, winning four out of their last five and are quickly climbing up to the top of the East. Portland is clinging to a playoff spot in the West as both teams will need a crucial win.

10:00 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 5 – Tijuana vs Santos Laguna – Estadio Caliente, Tijuana

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Santos Laguna are currently in 13th and coming off their first loss of the season, whereas Tijuana finally secured their first point of the season against Puebla last round.

10:30 p.m. – USL – Orange County vs Phoenix Rising – Champion Stadium, Irvine

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN, YouTube

Orange County and Didier Drogba-led Phoenix Rising are pushing for a playoff position in Group B. Phoenix are 3 points behind with three games in hand on 8th-place Oklahoma City Energy, while Orange County is one point behind with 2 games in hand.

 

 

What 2 Watch – 8/17/17 – CONCACAF League

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

8:00 p.m. – CONCACAF League Quarterfinals First Leg – Walter Ferreti vs Plaza Amador – Estadio Olímpico del IND Managua, Managua

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

The inaugural CONCACAF League Quarterfinals continue with Ferreti from Nicaragua taking on Amador from Panama. The winner of the tournament will gain the last berth into the 2017-18 CONCACAF Champions League.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/16/17 – UEFA Champions League, Spanish Super Cup, MLS, USL, NASL, NWSL, Copa MX

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Napoli vs Nice – Stadio San Paolo, Naples

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deprotes, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Arguably one of the biggest matchups of this round, Napoli will meet Nice in the playoff round and have to avoid a big upset in the first leg. Nice had a good Third Qualifying Round with their away goal advancement over Ajax, but Napoli could prove to be too big of a task. Napoli entered into this round.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Istanbul Basaksehir vs Sevilla – Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium, Istanbul

Where: fuboTV, Fox Soccer Plus, ESPN Deportes USA, ESPN3 USA, ESPN Deportes+ USA, Fox Sports Go, WatchESPN, Sport 24, Fox Soccer Match Pass

On paper, Sevilla shouldn’t have too much trouble in this tie, but they will have to put in a good performance in Istanbul. While Sevilla entered into this round, Basaksehir secured a 5-3 aggregate win over Club Brugge in the Third Qualifying Round.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Hapoel Be’er Sheva vs Maribor – Toto Turner Stadium, Be’er Sheva

Where: ESPN3 USA, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Be’er Sheva will be big favorites in this first game against their Slovenian visitors. The Israeli side defeated Ludogorets through away goals last round while Maribor eliminated Hafnarfjordur on aggregate, 2-0.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Celtic vs Astana – Celtic Park, Glasgow

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Celtic TV, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Celtic are coming off of a less-than-convincing 1-0 aggregate victory over Rosenberg as they will welcome their foes from Kazakhstan. Astana are coming from a 3-2 aggregate victory over Legia Warsaw.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Olympiakos Piraeus vs Rijeka – Georgios Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus

Where: fuboTV, ESPN3 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Sports Detroit, Fox Sports Midwest, Fox Sports Ohio, Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southwest, Fox Sports Tennessee, Fox Sports Ohio 2, Fox Sports Carolinas, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Olympiakos will come into this tie as considerable favorites against their Croatian foes. Piraeus defeated Partizan 5-3 in the last round, while Rijeka eliminated Salzburg 2-0.

5:00 p.m. – Spanish Super Cup Second Leg – Real Madrid vs Barcelona – Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid

Where: ESPN2 USA, ESPN Deportes USA, ESPN3 USA, ESPN Deportes+ USA, WatchESPN, ESPN Deportes Radio, Radio Barca

The second leg of the Spanish Super Cup will take place in Madrid and Los Blancos will be without Ronaldo, who will be serving a the first of a five-game suspension after shoving the referee in the first leg. Madrid will be taking a favorable 3-1 aggregate lead and should leave the Bernabeu with their 10th title and first since 2012.

7:00 p.m. – NASL Fall Season – Jacksonville Armada vs Puerto Rico – Hodges Stadium, Jacksonville

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN, KSAT MeTV, This TV Jacksonville – WJXT

Puerto Rico will look to build on an undefeated opening three matches as they will face a Jacksonville side that has yet to register a win.

7:00 p.m. – USL – Charlotte Independence vs Bethlehem Steel – Sportsplex at Matthews, Matthews

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN, YouTube

Two teams that are currently in playoff positions will face off in North Carolina as 1st-placed Charlotte are facing a Steel side that have won two straight.

7:30 p.m. – MLS – Montreal Impact vs Chicago Fire – Saputo Stadium, Montreal

Where: MLS Live, CSN Chicago

The Impact are pushing hard for a playoff spot as the season winds down but they have a Fire side that have lost three out of their last four, but are pushing for a first-round bye.

7:30 p.m. – NWSL – Boston Breakers vs Houston Dash – Jordan Field, Boston

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

The Breakers continue to struggle and haven’t won in their last 5, while the Dash are just six points behind the final playoff spot.

8:00 p.m. – NWSL – Chicago Red Stars vs Seattle Reign – Toyota Park, Bridgeview

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

Chicago sits in third in the NWSL following a 3-2 loss to Portland Thorns. Seattle have now lost two straight, but are still 2 points behind a playoff spot.

8:00 p.m. – NWSL – Kansas City vs Portland Thorns – Swope Soccer Village, Kansas City

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

Portland are riding a considerable wave of confidence after winning four straight and it appears that a 4-5-8 Kansas City side will provide enough of a test in the Thorns’ quest for first place.

9:30 p.m. – Copa MX Apertura Round 4 – Potros UAEM vs America – Estadio Universitario Alberto “Chivo” Córdoba, Universidad

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Potros will likely be no match for Club America as they have lost their last 5 matches in the competition dating back to their last appearance in the Copa MX. Club America currently sits 3 points behind first-place Atlas in Group 3.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/15/17 – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg, US Open Cup Semifinals, Copa MX Group Stage, NASL

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

12:00 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Qarabag vs Kobenhavn – Tofiq Bahramov Stadium, Baku

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, Fox Soccer Match Pass

The first Champions League Playoff Round matchup will take place in Azerbaijan. Slight favorites Qarabag overcame Sheriff Tiraspol on 2-1 aggregate, while Kobenhavn overcame Vardar on 5-2 aggregate.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – APOEL vs Slavia Praha – Neo GSP Stadium, Nicosia

Where: fuboTV, ESPN3 USA, Fox Sports Go, WatchESPN, MSG Plus, Fox Sports West, Fox Sports Detroit, Fox Sports Midwest, Fox Sports Ohio, Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southwest, Fox Sports Tennessee, MASN, MASN2, Fox Sports Ohio 2, Fox Sports Carolinas, Fox Soccer Match Pass, AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh

The bookies have this first leg almost right down the middle as miniscule favorites APOEL are coming off of a 4-1 aggregate win over FC Vitorul. Slavia Prague is entering this phase after eliminating BATE on away goals, 2-2.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Sporting CP vs Steaua Bucuresti – Estádio José Alvalade, Lisabon

Where: fuboTV, Fox Soccer Plus, ESPN Deportes USA, ESPN3 USA, ESPN Deportes+ USA, Fox Sports Go, WatchESPN, Fox Soccer Match Pass, ESPN Deportes Radio

Heavy favorites Sporting entered into this round after their final league position in Liga NOS last season. On the other end, Bucuresti are fresh off of a 6-3 aggregate win over Plzen.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Hoffenheim vs Liverpool – Wirsol Rhein-Neckar Arena, Sinsheim

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Deportes, LFCTV Go, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Liverpool are slight favorites coming into this road contest as both teams entered into this round and is by far the most high-profile matchup in this round.

2:45 p.m. – UEFA Champions League Playoff Round First Leg – Young Boys vs CSKA Moskva – Stade de Suisse, Bern

Where: fuboTV, Fox Sports 2 USA, Fox Sports Go, Fox Soccer Match Pass

Swiss side Young Boys come into this first leg as slight favorites after overcoming Dynamo Kiev on away goals, 3-3. Moscow sent AEK Athens to the Europa League Playoff Round after shutting them out on aggregate, 3-0.

7:30 p.m. – NASL Fall Season – North Carolina vs Miami – WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary

Where: fuboTV, ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN, Eleven Sports Network, This TV Jacksonville – WJXT

North Carolina and Miami kick off the fourth round of games in the NASL Fall Season. Miami was the only team in the league to win last round, scoring a 3-1 win over Indy Eleven. North Carolina is coming off a 2-2 draw with Jacksonville Armada.

8:00 p.m. – U.S. Open Cup Semifinals – Cincinnati vs New York RB – Nippert Stadium, Cincinnati

Where: USsoccer.com

Cincinnati FC will welcome an incredible crowd as they can do the unthinkable and reach the Final of the U.S. Open Cup for the first time. They are the last non-MLS side in the competition and have been impressive throughout. Djiby Fall is currently tied atop the scoring charts in the tournament for Cincinnati with four goals. The Red Bulls can achieve just their second Finals appearance, with the only other coming in a loss in 2003. The winner will face Sporting Kansas City in the Final.

8:00 p.m. – Copa MX Apertura Round 4 – Celaya vs Monterrey – Estadio Miguel Alemán Valdés, Celaya

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

The group stage is halfway complete as Celaya and Monterrey meet for the second time. In the first meeting Monterrey easily won, 3-0. They currently have a two-point lead over Pumas.

8:06 p.m. – Copa MX Apertura Round 4 – Queretaro vs Pachuca – Estadio La Corregidora, Querétaro

Where: fuboTV

Queretaro and Pachuca will face in a crucial match to decide who wins Group 8. Both are currently tied atop the group with 4 points and they held each other to a scoreless draw in the last round.

10:00 p.m. – Copa MX Apertura Round 4 – Cruz Azul vs Zacatepec – Estadio Azul, Mexico City

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Zacatepec will look to keep their strong start to the group stage going as they take on the team chasing them for first place, Cruz Azul. In their first meeting, they drew 1-1.

 

What 2 Watch – 8/14/17 – DFB Pokal, Liga NOS

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

2:45 p.m. – DFB Pokal Round of 64 – Hansa Rostock vs Hertha BSC – Ostseestadion, Rostock

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN

Hertha will take part in their first-round German Cup matchup as they travel to Rostock.

4:00 p.m. – Liga NOS Round 2 – Chaves vs Benfica – Estadio Municipal de Chaves, Chaves

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, RTP Internacional, GolTV Espanol, BTV Online, Antena 1 – RTP

Benfica will look to build on an opening win against Braga as they look to keep pace in the league early on.

What 2 Watch – 8/13/17 – EPL, Ligue 1, Super Lig, Supercoppa Italia, Spanish Super Cup, DFB Pokal, NWSL, Liga MX

Be sure to stay tuned to our Twitter (@wft_podcast) for live commentary, thoughts and analysis on tons of games throughout the season. Each matchup links to Live Soccer TV’s listings for these matchups in the USA and around the world.

*All times Eastern Standard Time

8:30 a.m. – English Premier League Round 1 – Newcastle United vs Tottenham Hotspur – St. James’ Park, Newcastle

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, NBC Sports Live, Universo, Universo Now, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Sport 24, SiriusXM FC, TalkSport Radio World, Spurs Live Match Centre

Tottenham are understandably heavy favorites as they face newly-promoted Newcastle, but will have to be wary of an upset to Rafa Benitez’ side.

9:00 a.m. – Ligue 1 Round 2 – Strasbourg vs Lille – Stade de la Meinau, Strasbourg

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Espanol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Strasbourg were run off the pitch by Lyon in their opener, 4-0, while Lille had an impressive 3-0 win in their debut.

9:30 a.m. – DFB Pokal Round of 64 – Osnabruck vs Hamburger SV – Stadion an der Bremer Brück, Osnabrück

Where: ESPN3 USA, WatchESPN

Hamburg will be road favorites as it should be a simple enough matchup for them in the German Cup first round.

11:00 a.m. – English Premier League Round 1 – Manchester United vs West Ham United – Old Trafford, Manchester

Where: fuboTV, NBCSN, Telemundo, NBC Sports Live, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Sport 24, MUTV App, SiriusXM FC, TalkSport Radio World

Chicharito will return to Old Trafford as both teams will take part in the last game of the opening weekend of the Premier League.

11:00 a.m. – Ligue 1 Round 2 – Dijon vs Monaco – Stade Gaston Gérard, Dijon

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports Espanol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Kylian Mbappe’s future still looms, but Monaco still has to keep fine form to be able to keep up with the new-and-improved PSG. They will face Dijon, who are coming off a 3-0 loss to Marseille.

1:00 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 4 – Pumas UNAM vs Lobos BUAP – Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Mexico City

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA, Univision USA, Univision Now

After goal difference comes into play, Lobos currently stand atop Liga MX. Outscoring their opponents 7-2 in their last two games, they will look to keep that form going against a Pumas side that is now on a two-game losing streak.

2:45 p.m. – Supercoppa Italia – Juventus vs Lazio – Stadio Olimpico, Rome

Where: fuboTV, GolTV USA, GolTV Espanol

Coppa Italia runners-up Lazio will take on dominant league-and-cup-winners Juventus in Rome. Juventus has a chance to once again become the all-time leaders in the Supercoppa after Milan drew level with them last season.

2:45 p.m. – Super Lig Round 1 – Besiktas vs Antalyaspor – Vodafone Arena, Istanbul

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports Connect USA

League-champions Besiktas kick off their domestic campaign in Istanbul.

3:00 p.m. – Ligue 1 Round 2 – Guingamp vs PSG – Stade du Roudourou, Guingamp

Where: fuboTV, beIN Sports USA, beIN Sports en Espanol, beIN Sports Connect USA

Neymar will be making his much-anticipated debut to this improved PSG side now that his transfer certificate has officially been cleared.

4:00 p.m. – Spanish Super Cup First Leg – Barcelona vs Real Madrid – Nou Camp, Barcelona

Where: ESPN, ESPN Deportes USA, ESPN3 USA, ESPN Deportes+ USA, WatchESPN, ESPN Deportes Radio, Radio Barca

For already the second time in this footballing calendar, Madrid and Barcelona meet, this time to declare a winner in the Spanish Super Cup. Barcelona won the first meeting in the ICC last month, but Madrid will now look to add another check mark into what could be a very silver season.

7:30 p.m. – Liga MX Apertura Round 4 – Santos Laguna vs Veracruz – Estadio Corona, Torreón

Where: fuboTV, Univision Deportes USA

Santos have had a decent start to the season, drawing the first three games. They will take on a Veracruz side that broke an opening two-game losing streak with a win over Puebla.

8:30 p.m. – NWSL – Houston Dash vs Kansas City – BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston

Where: go90, NWSLsoccer.com

Struggling Kansas City, who haven’t won in their last 9 games, will have to face a Dash side that is fighting to keep its playoff hopes alive. Houston is coming off a loss to Portland, 2-1.

9:00 p.m. – NWSL – Seattle Reign vs North Carolina Courage – Memorial Stadium, Seattle

Where: go90, NWSLsocccer.com

A potential playoff matchup is on the cards at Memorial Stadium as first-place Courage will face a Seattle side that is clinging to 4th-place, the last playoff position.