The second 2014 FIFA World Cup (Group H) game on ABC’s national TV schedule features Korea Republic versus Algeria in a Univision (En Español) live stream (en vivo), which kicks off at 3 p.m. Eastern Time from Estádio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brasil. In the current Group H standings, Korea sist in second place with one point, while Algeria occupies the cellar spot with a goose egg under the point’s column, making tonight’s live stream/TV scheduled match a must-win.
As detailed in a June 22 Bleacher Report, date, time, live stream, TV information and everything else that could be squeezed into a 2014 World Cup preview has been for the match between South Korea and Algeria. Gianni Verschueren notes that this Group H clash will be broadcast live on ABC (national TV), Univision (Futbol en Español en vivo) and CBC (Canada), while ITV will handle TV airing duties for football fans in the United Kingdom.
Much like it’s been all tournament long, the online viewing experience is definitely something everyone should enjoy at least for one match. For starters, you don’t have to wait until half-hour before each game to kick off your tailgating festivities, as ESPN3’s live stream coverage gets underway two hours before each match. For this Korea vs. Algeria matchup in particular, here are the available free live streams for everyone to enjoy:
Pre-Match Coverage – South Korea vs. Algeria (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:30 p.m.) South Korea vs. Algeria (Group H) (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:55 p.m.) Highlight Reel – South Korea vs. Algeria (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:55 p.m.) Korean Audio – South Korea vs. Algeria (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:55 p.m.) Portuguese Audio – South Korea vs. Algeria (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:55 p.m.) Tactical Cam – South Korea vs. Algeria (2014 FIFA World Cup)
(2:57 p.m.) Em Português – Coréia Do Sul vs. Argélia (Grupo H) 2014 FIFA World Cup
For Spanish-speaking (futbol) fans, Univision is not only airing this match live on Univision Deportes TV but it’s also hosting it’s own live streaming feed (Comentario en vivo y en Español). Much like ESPN, live streaming Univision coverage kicks off half hour before the scheduled TV start time of 3 p.m. ET.
According to soccer betting oddsmakers, Korea Republic is listed as a +125 favorite to defeat an Algeria side with +200 odds of pulling off a shocker. The OVER/UNDER is set at a combined total of 2 goals, and the chances that this match ends in a stalemate equals +225.
With time running out on Group H play, who will rise to the occasion and make a statement on this Sunday filled with 2014 FIFA World Cup action? Can Korea handle Algeria on the attack, or are soccer fans in for yet another upset at the 2014 FIFA World Cup? Tune to ABC, Univision and CBC for TV viewing, while those watching online can click on the live stream links provided above to watch it live via the Internet.