beIN Sports Continue Coverage of 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers
The next round of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers will kick off Thursday for CONCACAF and CONMEBOL with coverage available on beIN Sports. The United States will travel to Guatemala for its opening game on Friday as Brazil versus Uruguay and Chile versus Argentina highlight the South American matches Thursday.
Soccer News: The 2018 FIFA World Cup™ qualification process heats up as the CONMEBOL and CONCACAF teams enter the next round of matches starting Thursday, March 24 through Tuesday, March 29, with airings on beIN SPORTS, beIN SPORTS en Español and beIN SPORTS CONNECT.
In South America, CONMEBOL teams prepare for the fifth and sixth rounds of the World Cup Qualifiers. With six of the 10 CONMEBOL teams currently ranked inside FIFA’s top 20, the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifiers are regarded by many as the toughest in the world. Teams face off on Thursday, March 24th with Brazil vs. Uruguay, Ecuador vs. Paraguay, Bolivia vs. Colombia, Chile vs. Argentina (PPV) and Peru vs. Venezuela. On Tuesday, March 29th the sixth round features Colombia vs. Ecuador, Uruguay vs. Peru (PPV), Venezuela vs. Chile (PPV), Argentina vs. Bolivia and Paraguay vs. Brazil (PPV).
The fourth round of CONCACAF qualifiers continues on March 25th and March 29th. The qualifying began early last year when six of the region’s biggest soccer nations—USA, Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama, and Trinidad and Tobago—join the competition. On Friday, the US National team, under the direction of Jürgen Klinsmann, faces Guatemala at the Mateo Flores Stadium in Guatemala City. Coverage of this match starts at 9 PM ET / 6 PM PT with a special The Express Pregame show featuring former USMNT players Heath Pearce and Christopher Sullivan and former US U-20 head coach, Thomas Rongen. Other CONCACAF matchups include, Haiti vs. Panama, Costa Rica vs. Jamaica, and Trinidad & Tobago vs. St. Vincent & the Grenadines.
Live coverage of the CONMEBOL and CONCACAF 2018 FIFA World Cup™ qualifying matches will be complemented by original programming featuring beIN SPORTS’ personalities Ana Cobos, Carmen Boquin, José Hernández, Eduardo Biscayart, Kay Murray, Jeremy St. Louis, Ray Hudson, Phil Schoen, Terri Leigh and George D. Metellus, among others.
Below please find the beIN SPORTS schedule for the upcoming rounds of the CONMEBOL and CONCACAF World Cup qualifying matches:
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