via press release:
‘BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE PRESENTED BY DEPORTES TELEMUNDO ON mun2’ HEATS UP SATURDAY WITH TWO KEY EARLY SEASON MATCHES
Manchester City Hosts Everton at 7:40 AM EST/6:40AM CST; Manchester United Looks for A Road Win Over Last Place Sunderland at 12:25 p.m. EST/11:25 a.m. CST
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA – October 3, 2013 – “Barclays Premier League presented by Deportes Telemundo on mun2” continues on Saturday as Manchester City looks to continue moving up in the standings with a win over fourth place Everton at 7:40 a.m. EST/6:40 a.m. CST . Manchester United looks to shine on the road as they take on a Sunderland team that desperately needs a win to start getting out of the relegation zone at 12:25 p.m. EST/11:25 a.m. CST. To find mun2 go to www.mun2.tv/get-mun2, both matches can also be seen on deportestelemundo.com and the Deportes Telemundo en Vivo app.
Manchester City looks to the leadership of striker Sergio Aguero as well as the opportunistic scoring of last week’s lone goal maker Alvaro Negredo in its quest for win number four. Everton has been one of the season’s early surprises as the only undefeated team in the entire league. The Blues look to forward and leading scorer Romelu Lukaku to once again put the team on top and moving up in the standings.
With the power of some of the top marquee players in soccer – Robin van Persie, Wayne Rooney, Rio Ferdinand and Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez – Man United looks to impress on the road versus a troubled Sunderland team. The Black Cats need a win to start to get out of the relegation zone, a challenging place to be this early in the season.
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, Leti Coo, Edgar López, Karim Mendiburu, Mirella Grisales, René Giraldo and Kaziro Aoyama.
mun2 is the Hispanic cable network for young millennial adults 18-34. From reality to music, on-air to digital, mun2 creates original content that resonates across a multi-screen platform. Young, vibrant and unabashedly Latino, mun2 has a distribution to over 38 million households. The network is part of Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal.