via press release:
DEPORTES TELEMUNDO, THE HOME OF LIGA MX CHAMPS CLUB LEÓN PRESENTS:
LEÓN-PUMAS, THIS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8 AT 9PM EST/8 CST/6 PST, LIVE ON TELEMUNDO
Miami – February6, 2014- Deportes Telemundo, the home of reigning Liga MX champs Club León, presents León vs. the UNAM Pumas this Saturday, February 8, live at 9 PM EST/8 CST/6 PST. Deportes Telemundo’s incomparable sportscasting team, led by Andrés Cantor with analysis by Sammy Sadovnik and Manuel Sol, brings the action into viewers’ homes straight from Nou Camp Stadium, the lions’ lair.
Now that the five games Gustavo Matosas said the team needed to recover from the 2014 Opening Tournament are over, León needs a win to clinch a spot in the league playoffs. The Pumas, fresh off two wins, are eager to show they’ve left their 12-game losing streak far behind and are a force to be reckoned with.
About Deportes Telemundo
Deportes Telemundo, Telemundo Media’s sports division, is one of the leading providers of Spanish-language sports content in the United States. The “U.S. Home of the Olympics in Spanish,” Deportes Telemundo also offers World Cup Qualifying matches played by the Mexican National Team; all Liga MX matches played at home by Club León; the leading boxing show in U.S. Spanish-language television, “Boxeo Telemundo,” and the U.S. broadcast and online rights in Spanish language to the biggest soccer tournament in the world, the FIFA World Cup®, across all platforms (except radio), 2015 through 2022.
In addition to its biggest sporting events, Deportes Telemundo produces two leading sports entertainment shows, “Titulares y Más” and “Titulares Telemundo,” offering the latest sports news and analysis combined with entertainment and lifestyle segments. Deportes Telemundo’s award-winning broadcast team is led by internationally acclaimed sportscaster Andrés Cantor and also includes Jessi Losada, Sammy Sadovnik, Manuel Sol, Leti Coo, Edgar López, Karim Mendiburu, Mirella Grisales, Rene Giraldo, Kaziro Aoyama and Ana Jurka.
In 2014 Deportes Telemundo will celebrate the 15th anniversary of “Titulares Telemundo” and the 25th anniversary of “Boxeo Telemundo”, the longest the longest running boxing show in Hispanic TV.
Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal, is a world-class media company, leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. Telemundo’s multiple platforms include the Telemundo Network, a Spanish-language television network featuring original productions, theatrical motion pictures, news and first-class sports events, reaching U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 16 owned stations, broadcast and MVPD affiliates; mun2, the preeminent voice for young Hispanics in the U.S. reaching TV households nationwide on digital and analog cable, and satellite; Telemundo Digital Media, which distributes Telemundo’s original content across digital and emerging platforms including mobile devices, www.telemundo.com and www.mun2.tv; an owned and operated full power station in Puerto Rico that reaches 99% of all TV households in that DMA; and Telemundo Internacional, the international distribution arm which has positioned Telemundo as the second largest provider of Spanish-language content worldwide by syndicating content to more than 100 countries in over 35 languages.