97.5 ESPN Deportes/Chicago To Air Chicago Fire Soccer
March 6, 2012 at 12:38 PM (PT)
W248BB (97.5 ESPN DEPORTES)/HILLSIDE, IL-CHICAGO will air all 34 regular season CHICAGO FIRE MLS matches in Spanish this season. The broadcasts begin with a road game against new league addition the MONTREAL IMPACT on MARCH 17th. OSCAR GUZMAN returns for his seventh season calling FIRE matches and will also host a weekly FIRE show, "JUEGA CON FIRE."
"This new endeavor with ESPN DEPORTES is an exciting way for us to reach more CHICAGO FIRE fans," said FIRE VP of Marketing and Communications EMIGDO GAMBOA. "ESPN DEPORTES is a leader in sports broadcasting and we look forward to offering our matches and other engaging Spanish-language content to soccer supporters throughout CHICAGOLAND. As part of building a premier media offering, we want Fire content available everywhere CHICAGO FIRE fans are."
"We are excited to provide CHICAGO FIRE broadcast coverage to our listeners," said PD RICARDO OTERO.