11/15/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/15/2019 15:51
The future stars of international soccer play determine the U-17 world champions. The matches will be available on DIRECTV Sports and on the DIRECTV Sports App streaming platforms as well as on DIRECTVSports.com and on the OTT DIRECTV GO service.
Having kicked off on October 26, the FIFA U17 World Cup Brazil 2019™ is being held at stadiums in Goiania, Gama and Cariacica. DIRECTV Sports presents the action featuring the 24 teams from all five continents, which will dispute the trophy currently held by England. On this occasion, Latin America is represented by the teams from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador and Mexico.
In the past, this tournament has served as a platform for players like Piqué, Neymar, Figo, Iniesta, Xavi, Ronaldinho-and also for the Argentine Pablo Aimar, who is present again in this tournament, 24 years later, but as coach of the Argentine team. In the 17 contested editions, Nigeria are the most successful team with five titles, followed by Brazil, with three, as well as Ghana and Mexico, with two titles each.
The round of 16 took place November 5th to 7th, while the quarterfinals were disputed on the 10th and 11th of November. The semifinal matches took place on November 14th and the final game will take place on Sunday, November 17th. All games at this stage will be available online on DIRECTV GO, DIRECTVSports.com and on the DIRECTV Sports App, in addition to having the television coverage in the highest HD quality.
In this way, DIRECTV Sports brings soccer fans the opportunity to enjoy the best international tournaments.
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To access DIRECTV GO you must be in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru or Uruguay. You must go to www.DIRECTVGO.com, create an account and subscribe.* The application must then be downloaded from the App Store (iOS devices) or the Play Store (Android devices) or accessed directly from a web browser. New subscribers can access a seven-day free trial only once. Visit DIRECTVGO.com to see certain exclusions and limitations that apply.
* Users are required to be 18 years of age or older with a credit card, and to accept the corresponding Terms and Conditions. It is recommended that users have a minimum of 4 Mbps in their home and 2.5 Mbps for mobile devices. To enjoy a high-quality experience, 10 Mbps is recommended. For more information along with general requirements and Terms and Conditions visit www.DIRECTVGO.com.
About DIRECTV Latin America:
DIRECTV delivers the best entertainment experience. Every day, DIRECTV subscribers in Latin America enjoy quality and sound that is 100% digital, industry-leading customer service, state-of-the-art technology, unmatched HD content that includes original and exclusive series, and complete coverage of major events, including sports and entertainment, as well as comprehensive programming packages, and the possibility of watching content on different screens whenever and wherever they want it. For more information visit: www.directvla.com.
About DIRECTV GO:
With DIRECTV GO, users can access content how and when they want through different devices, such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, computers or Smart TVs. DIRECTV GO is an over-the-top (OTT) subscription service that offers online access to a variety of programs in different Latin American countries. Includes access to live channels, On Demand and sports content, and the option to subscribe to premium programming. DIRECTV GO is a service of Vrio offered by its affiliated company Latam Streamco Inc. It is available free of charge to subscribers of the DIRECTV satellite television service in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay, thanks to an agreement between Vrio and DIRECTV satellite television service providers. For more information: www.DIRECTVGO.com
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