Fox Soccer Plus

Network Profile

  • Premium network available via DirecTV, Dish Network, Time Warner Cable, Verizon FiOS and other distributors
  • Showcases nearly 700 exclusive soccer and rugby events annually
  • Available to service providers in high-definition

Integrated Media Opportunities

  • Fantasy and video game applications across multiple platforms and leagues
  • Foxsoccer.com—the most-visited soccer Web site in the U.S.1
  • Live mobile content opportunities
  • Robust broadband video product—Foxsoccer.tv—for live and on-demand soccer matches
  • Social media presence at twitter.com/fsctv and facebook.com/ foxsoccerplus
  • Unique opportunity to reach passionate rugby fans nationwide

Contact

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

Launched on March 1, Fox Soccer Plus is a new premium network designed to complement Fox Soccer Channel and provide the ultimate international sports fan experience.

Fueling the passion of international sports enthusiasts across the U.S., Fox Soccer Plus delivers live and exclusive match coverage fromEngland's Barclays Premier League, the UEFA Champions League and Italy's Serie A, three of the most elite soccer competitions in the world. Additional exciting coverage of English soccer includes the FA Cup—the world's oldest knockout club soccer competition—as well as the prestigious Carling Cup and matches from the Coca-Cola Championship, the second-highest division in England's football leagues. Fox Soccer Plus also showcases a selection of live and exclusive England Men's National Team matches annually.

Rugby supporters are well-served by an impressive lineup of matches from England's Guinness Premiership, the European Heineken Cup and Magners League. From the Southern Hemisphere, Fox Soccer Plus offers the true global sports connoisseurs premium rugby action from the Super 14, Tri- Nations, Currie Cup and ITM Cup.

Complementing these nearly 700 exclusive match telecasts per year are news and highlight shows including "Fox Soccer Report," "Premier League Review Show," "Rugby World," "Sky Sports News" and "UEFA Champions League Magazine."



HIGHLIGHTS

BEST-IN-CLASS INTERNATIONAL SOCCER

England's Barclays Premier League: Match coverage of the most competitive and widely followed domestic soccer league in the world features powerhouse teams such as Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United.

UEFA Champions League: Coverage of the world's most prestigious club soccer competition includes 70 matches per season in high-definition, plus pregame and magazine shows.

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.

English FA Cup: The FA Cup began in 1872 and is open to professional and semiprofessional teams from all English divisions. Nearly every year, part-time footballers are matched up against—and occasionally defeat—Premier League clubs in David-vs.-Goliath battles.

PREMIUM RUGBY

Guinness Premiership: England 's Guinness Premiership is considered the world's most competitive domestic rugby union league.

Heineken Cup: The Heineken Cup features Rugby Union clubs glory from England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales competing for bragging rights.

Super 14: The elite Super 14, the largest rugby union football club championship in the Southern Hemisphere, consists of four teams from Australia and five each from New Zealand and South Africa.

Tri-Nations: This annual rugby union competition taking place from July through September features a series of nine matches between the powerful national teams of Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

COMPREHENSIVE MAGAZINE SHOWS

Premier League World: This weekly magazine show provides a behind-the-scenes view of the Barclays Premier League, covering a variety of topics, such as community work, transfer news and training ground updates.

UEFA Champions League Magazine: A fast-paced weekly program features news, interviews, history and analysis from teams participating in the UEFA Champions League.

Rugby World: The only show of its kind produced in the U.S. features an expert panel providing context and perspective on news, results and all matters rugby.



Sources: 1comScore MediaMetrix