Fox Sports -- the current FIFA rights-holder -- and ESPN -- which broadcast the last six World Cups -- will offer extensive coverage of Friday's FIFA presidential election in Zurich.
ESPN2 has been providing coverage on ESPN FC, the daily soccer news show, at 5 p.m. ET, while Fox Sports 1 begins its coverage Thursday with a one-hour election special at 6:00 PM ET.
Friday morning, both networks will offer live coverage of the Extraordinary FIFA Congress from the Hallenstadion in Zurich. Bob Ley
will be the host as ESPN3 offers a live feed
online beginning at 3:30 a.m. ET and ESPN follows up with a live SportsCenter Special at 7 a.m.
Fox Sports 1 kicks off six hours of live coverage at 3 a.m. ET with Rob
at the anchor desk from the Fox Network Center in Los Angeles.
Spanish-language UDN will begin continuous coverage of the election with a special edition
of Linea de Cuatro, beginning at 6:50 a.m.