Sports Media Digest- May 8, 2013

FA Cup Final on Fox Sports- For the first time on U.S. broadcast television, England’s FA Cup soccer final will air on Fox Sports this weekend.  Manchester City and Wigan will kick-off Saturday at 12:30p.m. ET with Gus Johnson and Ian Wright on the call.   Rob Stone, Eric Wynalda, Warren Barton and Brian McBride break will host the coverage from the Los Angeles studios.

Friday Night Fights on ESPN–  This week’s edition of Friday Night Nights on ESPN2 will feature two top Junior Welterweights—Vernon “The Iceman” Paris (27-1, 16 KOs) and Manny “Manos” Perez (19-8-1, 4 KOs)—in the 10-round main event.   Joe Tessitore and Teddy Atlas will be at ringside with Todd Grisham as studio host.  Pablo Viruaga and Delvin Rodriguez will call this week’s fights for ESPN Deportes’ Viernes de Combates (Friday Night Fights) with Claudia Trejos and Leopoldo Gonzalez in the studio.  The telecast begins at 10:00p.m. ET.


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