Paramount+’s “Destination Brooklyn” to Bring CBS Sports' UEFA Champions League Studio Show Stateside for First Time on Oct. 25-26
Kate Abdo, Thierry Henry, Jamie Carragher, Micah Richards and Peter Schmeichel to Lead CBS Sports’ UEFA Champions League Today Studio Show from Brooklyn Bridge Park
Former U.S. Men’s National Team Stars and CBS Sports Soccer Analysts Clint Dempsey, Charlie Davies and Maurice Edu to Join Festivities
Paramount+ to Live Stream All UEFA Champions League Group Stage Matches at Special Two-Day Fan Experience “Destination Brooklyn”
Click Here to Register to Attend
NEW YORK – Oct. 4, 2022 – Paramount+ is bringing the UEFA Champions League directly to American soccer fans with DESTINATION BROOKLYN, a special matchday viewing party on October 25-26. Against the backdrop of the New York City skyline, the two-day event will bring CBS Sports’ UEFA Champions League studio show to the U.S. for the first time ever and
provide soccer fans the opportunity to watch matches on Paramount+.
Host Kate Abdo, alongside analysts Thierry Henry, Jamie Carragher, Micah Richards and Peter Schmeichel will lead CBS Sports’ UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE TODAY studio show coverage live in front of fans on-site at Brooklyn Bridge Park beginning at 12:30 PM, ET, each day. Studio coverage will stream live on Paramount+ and air on CBS Sports Network.
Joining the on-set crew both days will be former U.S. Men’s National Team soccer stars and CBS Sports analysts Clint Dempsey, Charlie Davies and Maurice Edu.
Paramount+, a leading destination for U.S. soccer fans, will provide a matchday experience for attendees that includes live monitors displaying all UEFA Champions League matches from start to finish each day. On the watch party’s main screen will be THE GOLAZO SHOW, CBS Sports’ live whiparound program highlighting every goal from the day’s fixtures. In addition to being able to enjoy the matches and studio show in a live atmosphere with fellow fans, Paramount+ also will stage soccer activities, a fan activation zone and food trucks for event attendees.
Access to the event at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 2 will open to fans at 11:30 AM, ET, each day and will continue until the conclusion of post-match coverage. Fans can register to attend by clicking here.
CBS Sports extended its partnership with UEFA in August, expanding its commitment to serve U.S. fans with leading multi-platform coverage through 2030.
Additional details around CBS Sports’ UEFA Champions League coverage on Oct. 25-26 will be announced at a later date.
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