Exclusive Spanish-language Coverage of Semi-Finals Live from Russia

France-Belgium on July 10 & Croatia-England on July 11

Extended Coverage of Semi-Final Matches Begins at 11 a.m. ET

MOSCOW – July 8, 2018- Telemundo Deportes’ exclusive Spanish-language presentation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ continues with complete, in-venue coverage of the semi-final stage by expert commentators and analysts calling the games from the stadiums live on Telemundo,, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo and NBC Sports App.

On Tuesday, July 10, a young, star-studded France will face a strong Belgian team after their brilliant performance against Brazil. Then, on Wednesday, July 11, Croatia will face England after an exhilarating penalty shootout win against a resilient Russia.

Telemundo Deportes’ extended pre-game coverage of the World Cup semi-finals begins at 11 a.m. ET with Debate Mundial followed by Hoy en la Copa Mundial de la FIFA at 12 p.m. ET with kickoff at 1:30 p.m. ET. Universo will carry encore presentations of the day’s match each night beginning at 8 p.m. ET.

Programming Highlights & Announce Team (all times Eastern):

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

11:00 AM - Debate Mundial

12:00 PM - Hoy en la Copa Mundial de la FIFA

1:30 PM - FRANCE VS. BELGIUM (Telemundo, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, NBC Sports App)

Andres Cantor, Manuel Sol, Juan Pablo Sorin and Diego Forlan from Red Square


Wednesday, July 11, 2018

11:00 AM - Debate Mundial

12:00 PM - Hoy en la Copa Mundial de la FIFA

1:30 PM - CROATIA VS. ENGLAND (Telemundo, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, NBC Sports App)

Sammy Sadovnik, Eduardo Biscayart, Juan Pablo Angel and Claudio Borghi from Red Square


Telemundo Deportes is the exclusive Spanish-language home of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, offering more than 1,500 hours of World Cup coverage from Russia across all platforms, including more than 500 hours on television and more than 1,000 hours across digital platforms, including the live streaming of all 64 World Cup Russia games. In addition, Telemundo Deportes will offer the latest news and clips of the most relevant moments as well 2018 FIFA World Cup real time results along with expert commentary from renowned commentary team. To follow all the action of the games, visit the complete programming schedule for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™.


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