John Strong and Brad Friedel Call Real Madrid-Atletico Madrid On Site
Rob Stone Anchors Studio Show Alongside Alexi Lalas, Eric Wynalda and Warren Barton
LOS ANGELES, CA – FOX Sports continues its UEFA Champions League coverage on site from Madrid, as reigning European champions Real Madrid battle crosstown rivals Atletico Madrid, and a rising AS Monaco team squares off against Juventus over two-game semifinals, beginning today at 2:00 PM ET on FS1 and FOX Deportes.
Lead play-by-play announcer John Strong and analyst Brad Friedel call the all-Madrid semifinals, as Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real Madrid faces Atletico Madrid for the fourth year in a row in knockout stages, live from Santiago Bernabéu Stadium and Vicente Calderon Stadium on Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 10, respectively. Eleven-time champion Real Madrid defeated Bayern Munich 6-4 on aggregate to advance to the semifinals, while Atletico Madrid ended Leicester City’s run, 2-1.
On Wednesday, May 3 and Tuesday, May 9, defensive powerhouse Juventus battles rising force AS Monaco beginning at 2:00 PM ET on FS1. Juventus eliminated Lionel Messi’s Barcelona 3-0 on aggregate, while AS Monaco defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-1 to advance in the competition.
Rob Stone anchors studio coverage for all four matches from the FOX broadcast center in Los Angeles alongside studio analysts Alexi Lalas, Eric Wynalda and Warren Barton. FOX Deportes provides studio coverage on May 2 and May 9 with host John Laguna alongside Claudio Suarez, Mariano Trujillo and Alvaro Izquierdo with special reports from Hector Fernandez and Isabel Fomer.
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