The stars from the 2018 FIFA World Cup and Filipino pride Neil Etheridge of Cardiff City F.C. descend on ABS-CBN S+A this December to offer a glittery holiday for local football fans.
Manchester United, bannered by Belgian star Romelu Lukkaku and Chilean star Alexis Sanchez, go head to head with Fulham and forward Aleksandar Mitrovic from the Red Devils home pitch LIVE on S+A at 10:55 pm this Saturday (December 8). It will be followed by Spanish giant FC Barcelona’s match against Espanyol in another La Liga match-up, where the Azulgrana tries to widen the gap between them and the rest of the field with returning star Lionel Messi at 3:40 am on December 9, LIVE on S+A.
Meanwhile, Hurricane Harry Kane will star in Tottenham’s showdown with Burnley when the Hotspurs play hosts to the latter on December 15, LIVE at 10:55 pm. December 16 looks to be a big day as two EPL giants test each other’s mettle when Salah and Lukkaku try to outgun each other in leading Liverpool and Manchester United in Anfield, LIVE on S+A at 11:55 pm. Two days before Christmas here in the Philippines, December 23, Manchester United will also play Neil Etheridge’s Cardiff squad LIVE on S+A at 1:25 am.
Action will shift to Italy’s premier football league, Serie A, when storied clubs Inter Milan and Napoli face off as they jostle for position behind league-leading Juventus. Napoli leads Inter by just a hair and star forward Mauro Icardi wants those three points over their rivals led by Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne when the match airs LIVE on S+A on December 27 at 3:20 am.
S+A and LIGA, sports channels of ABS-CBN Sports, were the country’s official broadcasters of the recent the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. S+A also airs selected matches and highlight shows from top European club football leagues such as the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, and Italian Serie A through a partnership with Hong Kong-based holdings company Triple CH, as part of ABS-CBN Sports’ efforts to promote love and appreciation for the most popular sport in the world in the Philippines.
Catch the big names in European club football LIVE on S+A, led by Manchester United vs Fulham this Saturday (December 8) at 10:55 pm. For sales and advertising inquiries, please contact ABS-CBN Airtime Sales at (+632) 415-2272.