Olympics TV Schedule: Men’s soccer kicks off today


Today’s Olympics TV schedule consists entirely of men’s soccer, and though the United States didn’t qualify for the tournament, intriguing match-ups abound.

  • * Iraq vs. Denmark, 12:30 NBCSN
  • * Honduras vs. Algeria, 2:00 USA
  • * Brazil vs. South Africa, 3:00 NBCSN
  • * Mexico vs. Germany, 4:00 USA
  • * Portugal vs. Argentina, 5:00 NBCSN
  • * Sweden vs. Colombia, 6:00 USA
  • * Fiji vs. Korea, 7:00 NBCSN
  • * Nigeria vs. Japan, 9:00 NBCSN

Really? Fiji qualified and we didn’t? Oh well, Brazil is going to run away with this tournament. No way they lose on home soil. Wait, didn’t they just play the World Cup in Brazil?


Keep it locked to SportsChannel8 for Olympic coverage as our man Brett Thompson is on the scene in Rio.