Univision details FIFA World Cup South Africa coverage


Univision Communications announced its cross-platform coverage for the exclusive Spanish-language broadcast of the FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010 – the most important tournament in international soccer. Broadcasting all of the event’s 64 matches in HD, Univision will be transformed into the U.S. World Cup destination leveraging Univision, TeleFutura, Galavisión, Univision.com, Univision Móvil, and Univision On Demand. The World Cup on Univision will begin airing live on 6/11 at 8am ET. Univision.com will also have live streaming at www.UnivisionFutbol.com.

The network also announced that for the first time ever it will give viewers the opportunity to re-live all the excitement of the entire World Cup through its distribution partners, on the Univision On Demand platform. All games will be available to subscribers On Demand the very next morning after it airs live. Some distributors will also be offering the games On Demand in HD.