Fox Soccer Channel to broadcast friendly between LA Galaxy and Real Madrid live on Aug. 7
The LA Galaxy
announced today that Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Sports en
Español will broadcast the LA
Galaxy’s match against Real Madrid live to a national audience from the Rose
Bowl on Aug. 7. The match, which is presented by Pechanga Resort & Casino
kicks off at 7:30 p.m. (PT), with the telecast beginning at 7 p.m. with a
30-minute pregame prior to kickoff.
The club also announced that KTLK AM 1150 and ESPN Deportes
Radio KWKW 1330 AM will carry the match live on local airwaves in both English
and Spanish, respectively. KTLK AM 1150’s broadcast will include a 30-minute
pre-game show starting at 7 p.m., while ESPN Deportes Radio’s broadcast will
have 30-minute pre-game show and post-game shows.
Galaxy, who first played Real Madrid on July 18, 2005 at The Home Depot Center,
claiming a 2-0 victory, will return to the Rose Bowl for the second time in as
many years. The club’s home stadium from 1996-2002, the Galaxy lost to Barcelona, 2-1, in front
of 93,137 in their return to the Rose Bowl last August.
The match against Real Madrid will be the Galaxy’s fourth
international friendly played this year. They played to a 0-0 draw with CD
Aguila of El Salvador
on March 21 and defeated Boca Juniors of Argentina 1-0 on May 23 at The Home
Depot Center. LA also defeated Puntarenas FC of Costa
Rica 1-0 at Titan Stadium in Fullerton, Calif.
on March 10.
more information about this game or to purchase tickets, please contact the
Galaxy by calling 1-877-3GALAXY (342-5299) or by visiting www.lagalaxy.com/realmadridtickets.