Garner Cleveland: Sports

July 11, 2014 1:34 PM

ESPN’s big presentation helped make World Cup special

The recent domestic success of the world’s most popular 11-v-11 sport is due — in part — to a broadcaster’s decision to go into a full tilt blitz of coverage. Lengthy pregame shows, the best broadcasters available and a great nightly wrap up talkfest — ESPN FC— that appeals to both longtime soccer fans and Olympic-style fans who just love watching competition between countries in any form.

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