ESPN 700 Airing 21 World Cup Games
ESPN 700 IS UTAH’S RADIO HOME FOR THE 2010 FIFA WORLD
ESPN Radio Affiliate Airing 21 World Cup Contests, Culminating with Final on
Salt Lake GM Garth Lagerwey to Chat World Cup Daily on “The Bill & Spence
Show” Afternoons at 4:20 p.m. MT
Utah (Monday, June 14, 2010) – ESPN 700 Radio and its online home of KALL700Sports.com will serve as the places
to listen for fans of “The Beautiful Game” across the next month, as the
50,000-watt ESPN Radio affiliate will serve as Utah’s exclusive English
language radio home of the 2010 FIFA World Cup from South Africa.
the World Cup Final on Sunday, July 11, ESPN 700 will broadcast ESPN Radio’s
live feed for 21 contests during the world’s largest sporting event. ESPN 700’s
World Cup slate starts with nine matches during the Group Stage, including every
second of the USA’s three Group C matches, continuing this Friday, June
18 against Slovenia (7:30 a.m. MT) and concluding next Wednesday, June
23 vs. Algeria (7:30 a.m. MT). ESPN 700 will also carry four Round of 16
matches (June 26 & 27), all four quarterfinal contests (July 2 & 3),
and the two semifinal showdowns (July 6 & 7) leading up to the 3rd
Place Game on Saturday, July 10, and the Final one day later. For the full
21-game schedule on ESPN 700, see below.
World Cup coverage doesn’t end there, as Real Salt Lake General Manager Garth
Lagerwey will continue the soccer talk into the afternoon with daily
appearances on “The Bill & Spence Show” with hosts Bill Riley
& Spencer Checketts at 4:20 p.m. MT. Make sure you check in every
afternoon throughout the World Cup, as Lagerwey will give his unique
perspective on that day’s matches during the popular afternoon drive time
show. In addition, ESPN
700’s Facebook page is the place to go to catch highlights of all the action from
South Africa, courtesy of ESPN’s unprecedented World Cup coverage, while fans
can chime in with their thoughts on the games to Bill & Spence via their
new Twitter accounts, which can be found at www.Twitter.com/ESPN700Bill and www.Twitter.com/ESPN700Spence.
information on ESPN 700’s World Cup schedule, or to listen in live online,
700’s 2010 FIFA World Cup Broadcast Schedule
12 7:30 a.m.
12 12:00 p.m.
13 12:00 p.m.
18 7:30 a.m.
19 5:00 a.m.
19 12:00 p.m.
20 7:30 a.m.
20 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday June 23 7:30
26 7:30 a.m.
26 12:00 p.m.
27 7:30 a.m.
Sunday June 27
Saturday July 10
11 11:30 a.m.