COMETS TO BE FEATURED IN NEW MASL NATIONAL TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP WITH ELEVEN SPORTS US
Comets to host Three Games on Eleven Sports
KANSAS CITY (Dec. 20, 2018) – The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) has announced a partnership with Eleven Sports US to televise select MASL games on their digital and linear platforms this season. As part of the agreement, the MASL will broadcast selected games, including playoffs, on Eleven Sports US television and OTT networks this season.
The Kansas City Comets will be featured in three of the Eleven Sports US broadcasts. February 2 against the Florida Tropics at 1:00 p.m. CT, February 24 against the Orlando SeaWolves at 4:00 p.m. and March 3 against the Harrisburg Heat at 4:00 p.m.
“Our league continues to grow, and this is the next step in that growth,” said commissioner Joshua Schaub. “Eleven Sports US is the perfect place for our fans. They have a wide reach already and with the addition of Eleven NEXT, we will be able to put some of our highest profile games in front of an extremely wide audience.”
“Eleven Sports is excited to expand our relationship with the MASL,” said Steve Hurlbut, Vice President of Production and Programming for Eleven Sports, US. “The MASL has resonated with our viewers and now they’ll have a steady diet of great MASL action, all the way through the Championship.”
The full schedule of games that will be broadcast on Eleven Sports US is below. Games Broadcast on Eleven Sports and Eleven Sports NEXT will be archived following the game on MASL.TV and on Eleven Sports NEXT. Eleven Sports MASL broadcast match-ups chosen based on schedule availability. Additional games may be added in the future. All other games will continue to be broadcast on MASLtv at MASLSoccer.com.
|Feb 2, 2019||2:00 p.m.||Kansas City Comets||Florida Tropics||Silverstein Eye Centers Arena|
|Feb 7, 2019||10:00 p.m.||Ontario Fury||San Diego Sockers||Citizens Business Bank Arena|
|Feb 10, 2019||2:00 p.m.||Utica City FC||Mississauga MetroStars||Adirondack Bank Center|
|Feb 17, 2019||3:00 p.m.||Mississauga MetroStars||Harrisburg Heat||Paramount Fine Foods Centre|
|Feb 17, 2019||10:00 p.m.||Ontario Fury||El Paso Coyotes||Citizens Business Bank Arena|
|Feb 22, 2019||7:30 p.m.||Baltimore Blast||Milwaukee Wave||SECU Arena|
|Feb 24, 2019||5:00 p.m.||Kansas City Comets||Orlando SeaWolves||Silverstein Eye Centers Arena|
|Mar 3, 2019||5:00 p.m.||Kansas City Comets||Harrisburg Heat||Silverstein Eye Centers Arena|
|Mar 10, 2019||8:00 p.m.||Tacoma Stars||Turlock Express||accesso ShoWare Center|
|Mar 17, 2019||2:00 p.m.||Utica City FC||Mississauga MetroStars||Adirondack Bank Center|
|Mar 24, 2019||8:00 p.m.||Ontario Fury||El Paso Coyotes||Citizens Business Bank Arena|
|Mar 31, 2019||8:00 p.m.||Tacoma Stars||San Diego Sockers||accesso ShoWare Center|
|Apr 7, 2019||8:00 p.m.||San Diego Sockers||RGV Barracudas||Pechanga Arena San Diego|
|Apr 14, 2019||8:00 p.m.||Ontario Fury||Monterrey Flash||Citizens Business Bank Arena|
*schedule subject to change
ABOUT ELEVEN SPORTS US
ELEVEN SPORTS US delivers live events and replay coverage to approximately 60mm households in the United States via numerous cable and digital affiliates, including DIRECTV, Verizon Fios, AT&T U-verse NCTC, Samsung, Twitch, FuboTV, iGol, and Sony Vue