Fox Sports World to Broadcast Live ChampionsWorld Series Tour Featuring Manchester United...

Fox Sports World to Broadcast Live ChampionsWorld Series Tour Featuring Manchester United Starting Tuesday, July 22

Fox Sports en Español to Broadcast Series Live, in Spanish


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Los Angeles, CA–(HISPANIC
PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–July 17, 2003–The ChampionsWorld Series tour
featuring Manchester United will kick off from Seahawk’s Stadium in Seattle
and live broadcasts of the entire tour will be available on Fox Sports World
beginning Tuesday, July 22 at 8:00 p.m. Pacific time/11:00 p.m. Eastern time.
In addition to Manchester United, the seven-game series tour features some of
the world’s most well renowned soccer teams, including Italian clubs; AC
Milan, the winner of this year’s UEFA Champions League and Italian Cup,
and Juventus, also a finalist in the UEFA Champions League, Argentine powerhouse
Boca Juniors who recently won the prestigious Copa Toyota Libertadores, UEFA
Cup finalist Glasgow Celtic from Scotland, Spain’s FC Barcelona and Mexico’s
Club America.

Some of the top soccer players
in the world, based on current rankings by the leading sanctioning bodies, are
expected to play in the series with a minimum of 55 tour players having participated
in the 2002 World Cup.

Fox Sports World’s
sister network, Fox Sports en Español, will offer live broadcasts of
the matches in Spanish. 

The 2003
ChampionsWorld Series Broadcast Schedule

Date    
Club Teams        Time(ET)  Location

Tues.,  Manchester United  11:00 PM  Seahawks Stadium,
Jul 22  vs. Glasgow Celtic          
Seattle, WA

Fri.,   Glasgow
Celtic      8:00 PM  Browns Stadium,
Jul 25  vs. Boca Juniors            
Cleveland, OH

Sun.,   Juventus           
4:00 PM  Gillette Stadium,
Jul 27  vs. Barcelona               
Foxborough, MA

Sun.,   Manchester
United   7:00 PM  LA Coliseum,
Jul 27  vs. Club America            
Los Angeles, CA

Wed.,   Barcelona          
8:00 PM  RFK Stadium,
Jul 30  vs. AC Milan                
Washington, DC

Thur.,  Manchester United  
8:00 PM  Giants Stadium,
Jul 31  vs. Juventus                
East Rutherford, NJ

Sun.,   Manchester
United   8:00 PM  Lincoln Financial
Aug  3  vs. Barcelona               
Field,
                                    
Philadelphia, PA

WHO:

Manchester United, Glasgow
Celtic, Boca Juniors, Club America, Juventus, Barcelona and AC Milan

WHAT:

ChampionsWorld Series Tour
2003

WHEN:

Kicks off Tuesday, July
22, 2003 at 8:00 PM (PT)/11:00 PM (ET)

WHERE:

Fox Sports World and Fox
Sports en Español

HOW:

Fox Sports World and Fox
Sports en Español are available through affiliated cable systems, and
through DirecTV and Dish Network satellite providers. For more information,
visit the networks online at http://www.foxsportsworld.com or http://www.fse.terra.com.

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CONTACT:
Fox Sports World
Veronica Alvarez
(310) 286-6329

Fox Sports World to Broadcast Live ChampionsWorld Series Tour Featuring Manchester United Starting Tuesday, July 22