Philadelphia Union Ink Radio Deal With WIP-A
October 20, 2011 at 12:00 PM (PT)
PHILADELPHIA UNION has signed a deal with CBS RADIO Sports WIP-A/PHILADELPHIA, giving the soccer team their first ever radio partner. Beginning in 2012, WIP-A will broadcast live 17 of PHILADELPHIA UNION’s matches, either home or away, as well as partner with the team to produce a weekly one-hour soccer show which will run through the end of the season in NOVEMBER.
"Soccer is exploding in THE DELAWARE VALLEY," said CBS/PHILADELPHIA SCP/Market Mgr. MARC RAYFIELD. "PPL Park is filled every game and the fans are as enthusiastic as any in professional sports. We are proud to help expand the team’s reach and the sport's popularity throughout the region."