FOX Deportes Will Be First To Broadcast Super Bowl in Spanish

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Good news for everyone who prefers watching soccer in Spanish: That same excitement and energy is now available to football fans! 

The NFL announced that it has come to a two-year agreement with FOX Deportes to broadcast a series of games, including Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2, in Spanish. 

The Spanish-language coverage kicked off on Thanksgiving Day, beginning with the match between the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions. In addition to airing the games, the network will also broadcast a Spanish-language pre-game commentary, hosted by John Laguna and Francisco Rivera

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Cristina Arreola, Associate Editor

Cristina Mari Arreola is the Associate Editor. Originally from El Paso, Texas, she earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New York City. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. See what she's reading now on Goodreads, and follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

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