The YES Network will premiere several special soccer shows Monday as part of New York City FC’s inaugural “Soccer Day” initiative.
“Soccer Day” is a first-of-its-kind in which NYCFC, partners and City organizations celebrate the opening of 10 New York City Soccer Initiative mini-pitches by coming together around the sport and providing a full day of soccer activities.
YES’ “Soccer Day” programming lineup includes:
Noon — MLS: The Movement ’18 (premiere)
A collection of features on the community and culture of soccer in America
1 p.m. — NYCFC Classic Fan Choice: D.C. United at NYCFC (from Sept. 1, 2016)
As selected by fans, the game in which Frank Lampard scored two goals to lead NYCFC to a victory on the day he celebrated his 300 goals for team and country
7 p.m. — NYCFC: Push to the Playoffs ’18 (premiere)
A collection of player interviews and clips reviewing the season and setting up the final two regular season games that will determine the team’s postseason seeding.
8 p.m. — NYCFC Classic: DC United at NYCFC
10 p.m. — MLS: The Movement ’18
11 p.m. — Manchester City: Record Breakers ’18 (premiere)
Highlights of Man City’s 2017-2018 EPL championship season, the community of supporters around the world and an extended interview with manager Pep Guardiola.
11:30 p.m. — NYCFC: Push to the Playoffs ’18
12:30 a.m. (Tuesday, Oct. 16) — MLS: The Movement ‘18
1:30 a.m. (Tuesday, Oct. 16) — Manchester City: Record Breakers ‘18