ESPN Deportes Radio WEPN-AM 1050 in the Big Apple will be airing all remaining 2019 regular season and post-season games of the New York City Football Club (soccer) in Spanish on the ESPN App in conjunction with ESPN Deportes Radio 1050AM. Coverage commences with the Saturday, April 13 match-up between NYCFC and Minnesota United at 5 p.m. ET, with the pre-game show starting at 4:30 p.m. ET.
Returning to the booth are commentators Roberto Abramowitz and Ariel Judas.
CEO of NYCFC, Brad Sims said, “We are excited to have our 2019 matches broadcast in Spanish on ESPN Deportes platforms. We want to give our fans many different ways to follow our club and this is a terrific alliance that will make our games even more accessible.”
“We are proud to be associated with a tremendous brand like NYCFC on 1050 ESPN Deportes,” said ESPN Radio Group senior vice president Tim McCarthy. “We believe that giving our listeners a choice on quality play-by-play football has tremendous value and this agreement with NYCFC does just that.”
All matches will stream live on the ESPN app, along with the iHeart and Tune-in apps. Select games will air locally on ESPN Deportes Radio 1050AM.