Fox Soccer Channel

Network Profile

  • 69 percent male, 31 percent female2
  • 78 percent of viewers are between ages 18
    and 442
  • Available in nearly 40 million homes
  • Highest median viewer income in ad-supported cable ($78,000)3
  • More than 1,700 hours of live soccer coverage each year

Integrated Media Opportunities

  • FoxSoccer.com: Most-visited soccer Web site in the U.S.1
  • Fantasy and video game applications across multiple platforms and leagues
  • Live mobile content opportunities
  • Product integration in original productions
  • Robust broadband video product—foxsoccer.tv—for live and on-demand soccer matches
  • Social media presence at twitter.com/fsctv and Facebook.com/fsctv

Contact

Mike Petruzzi
National Ad Sales Manager
212-822-9031
mike.petruzzi@foxsports.net

The premier media platform for soccer in the U.S., Fox Soccer Channel delivers unparalleled coverage of the world's most popular sport in stunning high-definition. Offering more than 1,700 hours of live programming annually, Fox Soccer Channel has steadily increased its distribution and today reaches nearly 40 million U.S. households.

Fox Soccer Channel is the primary television destination for England's Barclays Premier League—the most-watched sports league on Earth—as well as the UEFA Champions League, the world's most prestigious club soccer competition. The lineup of world-class soccer action also includes Italy 's Serie A and America's Major League Soccer and Women's Professional Soccer, as well as global tournaments such as the CONCACAF Champions League, English FA Cup and FIFA Club World Cup. Fox Soccer Channel also televises select matches from the United States Men's and Women's National Teams.

The newly redesigned FoxSoccer.com on MSN is America's most popular online soccer destination. During 2009, FoxSoccer.com was the leader in unique visitors among all English-language soccer Web sites.1 Fox Soccer Channel holds the video distribution rights for the Barclays Premier League, Serie A and UEFA Champions League, on three screens in the U.S.—on-air, online and on mobile devices—and features a robust package of full-length live and on-demand matches via its FoxSoccer.tv broadband service.

National advertising partners for Fox Soccer Channel include Acura, Budweiser, DirecTV, Geico, Heineken, Nike, Puma, Sylvania, U.S. Marines, Verizon Wireless, Volkswagen, and Wyndham Hotels.



HIGHLIGHTS

BEST-IN-CLASS INTERNATIONAL SOCCER

UEFA Champions League: Fox Soccer Channel is the primary U.S. home of the prestigious UEFA Champions League, bringing together reigning title-holders and other top finishers from each European nation. Coverage includes 110 matches per season in high-definition, plus ancillary programming, such as a 30-minute highlight show each match day.

England's Barclays Premier League: Match coverage of the most competitive and widely followed soccer league in the world—featuring powerhouse teams such as Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United—is complemented by weekly preview and review programs.

Italy's Serie A: Exclusive HD coverage of Italy's top professional league, where the likes of AC Milan, Juventus and Inter Milan battle for supremacy.

MLS Saturday on FSC: The first and only three-hour block of Major League Soccer programming features live, weekly coverage of 31 regular season games and three playoff matches each season.

IN-DEPTH COVERAGE OF SOCCER'S BIGGEST SPECTACLE

Passport to South Africa: This nine-episode series focuses on the 32 nations battling for glory in 2010, examining each country's grouping, how it qualified and what chances it has to win it all.

Ticket to South Africa: Premiering June 10, each match day this live one-hour studio show will present a recap of all the action, including reports from FSC's correspondents in South Africa.

COMPREHENSIVE STUDIO SHOWS

Fox Soccer Report: In-depth soccer news and features from around the globe are presented in an action-packed one-hour format.

Fox Football Fone-In: A dynamic two-hour live call-in program gives U.S. soccer fans the opportunity to have their say every Monday night at 7 p.m. ET.

Fox Soccer Match Day: On Saturday mornings, fans receive expert analysis on exclusive Barclays Premier League and Serie A telecasts from former England International Warren Barton.

Super Sunday+:Live from the Budweiser Pub, this studio-based show reviews the weekend's biggest international and domestic matches.

Sources: 1comScore Media Metrix. 2Questus Audience Profiler, March 2009. 3Nielsen NPower Live Program Data Q1 '10 through March 21.