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Powerhouse Networks – Univision, Telefutura and Galavision – to Broadcast 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup



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Miami, FL—(HISPANIC
PR WIRE)–June 12, 2003–Univision, America’s leading Spanish-language television
network, TeleFutura, America’s fastest growing Spanish-language Network,
and Galavision, the nations #1 Spanish-language cable network, will broadcast
the highly anticipated FIFA Confederations Cup competitions throughout the month
of June.  Beginning Wednesday, June 18 at 7pm ET/PT, the unprecedented
leaders in championship soccer bring Hispanic TV viewers more of their favorite
sport.

The FIFA Confederations
Cup is the second most prestigious international soccer competition next to
the FIFA World Cup. France, the defending Confederations Cup Champion, the reigning
European Champion, and host of the 2003 tournament is joined by: Cameroon, Colombia,
Japan, New Zealand, and the United States, the reigning champions of their respective
confederations; Brazil, the winner of the 2002 FIFA World Cup; as well as Turkey,
invited to join in recognition of its 3rd place performance at the 2002 FIFA
World Cup.

As the top teams from all
over the globe meet in a world play-off, the powerhouse networks – Univision,
TeleFutura and Galavision – will broadcast all of the FIFA Confederations
Cup matches as follows:

Date         
Match            Network     
Airtime ET / PT

June 18,     
New Zealand vs.  Galavisión   7:00 pm / 7:00 pm
Wednesday      Japan

June 18,     
France vs.       Galavisión  
9:00 pm / 9:00 pm
Wednesday      Colombia

June 19,     
Turkey vs.       Galavisión  
7:00 pm / 7:00 pm
Thursday       United States

June 19,     
Brazil vs.       Galavisión  
9:00 pm / 9:00 pm
Thursday       Cameroon

June 20,     
Colombia vs.     Galavisión   7:00 pm /
7:00 pm
Friday         New Zealand

June 20,     
France vs.       Galavisión  
9:00 pm / 9:00 pm
Friday         Japan

June 21,     
Cameroon vs.     Galavisión   12:55 pm
/ 9:55 am
Saturday       Turkey

June 21,    
Brazil vs.        TeleFutura  
3:00 pm / 12:00 pm
Saturday      United States

June 22,    
France vs.        Galavisión  
6:00 pm / 6:00 pm
Sunday        New Zealand

June 22,    
Japan vs.         Univision   
3:00 pm / 12:00 pm
Sunday        Colombia

June 23,    
Brazil vs.        Galavisión  
7:00 pm / 7:00 pm
Monday        Turkey

June 23,    
United States vs. Galavisión   9:00 pm / 9:00 pm
Monday        Cameroon

June 26,    
Semi-final        Galavisión  
7:00 pm / 7:00 pm
Thursday  (1st Place B vs. 2nd Place A)

June 26,    
Semi-final        Galavisión  
9:00 pm / 9:00 pm
Thursday  (1st Place A vs. 2nd Place B)

June 28,   
Third Place Match  TeleFutura   12:00 pm / 9:00 am
Saturday

June 29,   
Finals Match       Univision   
3:00 pm / 12:00 pm
Sunday

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CONTACT:
Univision
Cristina Romano
305 463-4608

Powerhouse Networks – Univision, Telefutura and Galavision – to Broadcast 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup