By Paul Kennedy
BeIN Sport announced it will be airing the African World Cup qualifier between Ghana and Bob Bradley's Egypt Oct. 15 in Kumasi. Coverage of the first leg of the two-game playoff series will begin at 11:50 a.m. ET.
BeIN Sport will be posting the full schedule of African World Cup qualifiers soon.
SUPERCLASICO.Mexico's Club America-Guadalajara game will air on Univision with coverage beginning at 5:50 p.m. ET.
The SuperClasico has lost some of its allure in recent years as Chivas has struggled. Already 18 points separate first-place America and Chivas, in a three-way tie for 15th place, just two points out of last place, after 11 games in the fall season.
But for Mexico's complicated relegation formula that favors the big teams -- a team's average points over three seasons is used to determine the one team that goes down -- Chivas owner Jorge Vergara would be facing the unthinkable: his beloved Goats might go down.
CHICHARITO ON TITULARES.Telemundo anchor Andres Cantor went to Manchester to interview Mexico star Javier Hernandez. The exclusive interview with Chicharito will air “Titulares Telemundo” Sunday at 11 p.m./10 p.m. CT.
Hernandez is going through one of the toughest moments of his career as he attempts to crack United’s starting lineup while facing harsh criticism as one of the faces of Mexico’s struggle to qualify for the 2014 World Cup.
EPL WEEKEND. A pair of Americans should be in action Saturday in the EPL on NBCSN. Coverage includes unbeaten Everton's game at Manchester City (7:45 a.m. ET), where Tim Howard's Toffees look to remain unbeaten in the 2013-14 EPL, and Jozy Altidore's Sunderland, still looking for its first win, at home against Manchester United (12:30 p.m. ET).
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