ESPN along with ABC & Univision will telecast all action in of FIFA World Cup matches in USA. The competition is beginning from 12 June in Brazil this year. All rights holders are all set to create a new record in this tournament & why not as it is football. All 64 matches will be broadcasted by ESPN in United States in high definition including other channels ABC & Univision. Check out the schedule of 2014 World Cup in USA below.
FIFA World Cup 2014 TV Schedule in USA
|Brazil vs Croatia||3:30 pm||ESPN||A||Sao Paulo|
|Mexico vs Cameroon||11:30 am||ESPN2||A||Natal|
|Spain vs Netherlands||02:30 pm||ESPN||B||Salvador|
|Chile vs Australia||05:30 pm||ESPN2||B||Cuiaba|
|Colombia vs Greece||11:30 am||C||Belo Horizonte|
|Uruguay vs Costa Rica||2:30 pm||D||Fortaleza|
|England vs Italy||5:30 pm||D||Manaus|
|Ivory Coast vs Japan||8:30 pm||C||Recife|
|Switzerland vs Ecuador||11:30 am||E||Brasilia|
|France vs Honduras||2:30 pm||E||Porto Alegre|
|Argentina vs Bosnia Herzegovina||5:30 pm||F||Rio de Janerio|
|Germany vs Portugal||11:30 am||G||Salvador|
|Iran vs Nigeria||2:30 pm||F||Curitiba|
|Ghana vs United States||5:30 pm||G||Natal|
|Belgium vs Algeria||11:30 am||H||Belo Horizonte|
|Brazil vs Mexico||2:30 pm||A||Fortaleza|
|Russia vs South Korea||5:30 pm||H||Cuiaba|
|Australia vs Netherlands||11:30 am||B||Porto Alegre|
|Spain vs Chile||2:30 pm||B||Rio de Janerio|
|Cameroon vs Croatia||5:30 pm||A||Manaus|
|Colombia vs Ivory Coast||11:30 am||C||Brasilia|
|Uruguay vs England||2:30 pm||D||Sao Paulo|
|Japan vs Greece||5:30 pm||C||Natal|
|Italy vs Costa Rica||11:30 am||D||Recife|
|Switzerland vs France||2:30 pm||E||Salvador|
|Honduras vs Ecuador||5:30 pm||E||Curitiba|
|Argentina vs Iran||11:30 am||F||Belo Horizonte|
|Germany vs Ghana||2:30 pm||G||Fortaleza|
|Nigeria vs Bosnia Herzegovina||5:30 pm||F||Cuiaba|
|Belgium vs Russia||11:30 am||H||Rio de Janerio|
|South Korea vs Algeria||2:30 pm||H||Porto Alegre|
|United States vs Portugal||5:30 pm||G||Manuas|
|Netherlands vs Chile||11:30 am||B||Sao Paulo|
|Australia vs Spain||11:30 am||B||Curitiba|
|Croatia vs Mexico||3:30 pm||A||Recife|
|Cameroon vs Brazil||3:30 pm||A||Brasilia|
|Italy vs Uruguay||11:30 am||D||Natal|
|Costa Rica vs England||11:30 am||D||Belo Horizonte|
|Japan vs Colombia||3:30 pm||C||Cuiaba|
|Greece vs Ivory Coast||3:30 pm||C||Fortaleza|
|Nigeria vs Argentina||11:30 am||F||Porto Alegre|
|Bosnia Herzegovina vs Iran||11:30 am||F||Salvador|
|Ecuador vs France||3:30 pm||E||Rio de Janerio|
|Honduras vs Switzerland||3:30 pm||E||Manaus|
|United States vs Germany||11:30 am||G||Recife|
|Portugal vs Ghana||11:30 am||G||Brasilia|
|South Korea vs Belgium||3:30 pm||H||Sao Paulo|
|Algeria vs Russia||3:30 pm||H||Curitiba|
ESPN will broadcast 43 matches of this tournament, while its partner ESPN2 will telecast 11 games. Other channel ABC will televise 10 games including game of Greece vs Colombia at 11:30 am.
The opening match between the most successful team of this campaign & Croatia & timing of this game according to EST is 3:30 pm. Telecast channels of this match are ESPN & WatchESPN. On same day.
The coverage of ESPN of every match will be preceded by a 30 minute pregame show, including teams walking onto the pitch. The 30 minute match show, halftime and post match segments will anchor the surround programming around each match presentation.
Broadcasting rights have been sold directly by Football Internationale de Football Association [FIFA], or through licensed companies or organizations like European Broadcasting Union, Organizacion de Television Iberomericana, International Media Content, Dentsu, RS International Broadcasting & Sports Management and MP & Silva.
ESPN Channel will telecast in USA
ESPN will telecast all matches of this tournament right from start of tournament in United States. All ESPN as well as ESPN2 games will be available on WatchESPN, whereas, ABC games will be available on Watch ABC.
The ESPN telecast channel is awarded with more than 40 industry awards. These awards includes 3 Sports Emmys, for its presentation of FIFA World Cup 2010 which was held in South Africa. This channel has entertained football fans in last world cup tournaments which includes World Cup of South Africa , Germany , Korea/Japan , France , USA , Mexico  & Spain .