Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) announced today that Univision Deportes will begin to stream Liga MX games live in English via Facebook Live.
The English-language streams will begin on Saturday, February 18th, with the SuperClásico between América and Chivas de Guadalajara.
Univision Deportes will stream a total of 46 selected Liga MX games, including playoff games, via Facebook Live in 2017. The games will be available at the Univision Deportes Facebook page, as well as Facebook’s Video tab.
“Univision’s unparalleled soccer productions and coverage have always garnered great engagement from not only Spanish-speaking viewers, but English-speaking fans as well. Our Facebook partnership is an exciting opportunity for these fans to experience this great soccer in the language of their choice,” said Tonia O’Connor, chief commercial officer and president of Content Distribution of UCI.