D.C. United tabbed for four Fox Soccer Channel broadcasts
Washington, D.C. - D.C. United announced today four MLS matches that will be broadcast live nationwide as a part of the League’s new broadcasting deal with Fox Soccer Channel. United games at Toronto FC, Houston and LA have been tabbed in addition to the club’s July 2 home game against Philadelphia. As a result, kick-off time at Toronto April 16 is now set for 7:00 p.m. ET, the Galaxy match will be moved to June 3 at 11:00 p.m. ET and the Union match will start at 7:00 p.m. ET.
A variety of ticket plans are now on sale through the D.C. United office at 202-587-5000 and online at dcunited.com. Upscale seating for full season plans - either club section, private or semi-private boxes, or field level seating - is also available and includes premium services such as meal service, complimentary parking and VIP access. Youth discounted pricing remains an option for all plans. The First Kick Pack, featuring four tickets to the home opener and a limited edition Andy Najar autographed poster, is also available at dcunited.com. Individual game tickets went on sale this morning on ticketmaster.com and at all Ticketmaster outlets.
The Black-and-Red will be featured six additional times on national television, highlighted by ESPN2 appearances against the Red Bulls April 21, at the Fire on August 18 and at the Philadelphia Union on September 29. Spanish language partners Telefutura and Galavision will air United games at Colorado April 3, against the Houston Dynamo June 25 and at Sporting Kansas City August 21, respectively. Regional television plans will be announced at a later date.
D.C. United’s full playing calendar will include competitions in other domestic and international events. Dates and times will be announced as games are set.