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Week of Sept. 11-17

Here's what we're watching this week...

What: Manchester City vs. Reading (EPL)
Station: Fox Soccer Channel
When: 3 p.m. ET
Why: Four Americans facing off against each other as Reading’s Marcus Hahnemann and Bobby Convey take on Man City’s Claudio Reyna and their newest addition, DaMarcus Beasley.

What: PSV vs. Liverpool (Champions League)
Station: ESPN2
When: 2:30 p.m. ET
Why: Champions League kicks off with Match Day 1 and yes there are other games going on, but you can’t get much better than PSV vs. Liverpool. Both teams have eyes on moving to the next round and know winning this game puts them in the driver’s position.

What: Manchester United vs. Celtic (Champions League)
Station: ESPN2
When: 2:30 p.m. ET
Why: Manchester United is the one of the most famous teams in the world, but isn’t the superpower they once were. A good showing in the CL would put them back on top. Celtic is in the same boat though and would be sitting pretty with a victory over Man U at the start.

What: U.S. WNT vs. Mexico
Station: ESPN2
When: 7:55 p.m. ET
Why: The U.S. Women return to the hometown of Abby Wambach to take on their biggest rival.

What: UEFA Champions League Highlights Show
Station: ESPN2
When: 2 p.m. ET
Why: There are a lot of games this week…and most likely you won’t be able to catch them all, so check out the highlights show on ESPN2.
What: Bolton Wanderers vs. Middlesbrough (EPL)
Station: Fox Soccer Channel
When: 10 a.m. ET
Why: Best way to watch breakfast is with a little EPL.

What: Watford vs. Aston Villa
Station: Fox Soccer Channel
When: 12 p.m. ET
Why: Haven’t seen American Jay Demerit play for Watford yet? Here’s your chance.

What: Manchester United vs. Arsenal
Station: Fox Soccer Channel
When: 11 a.m. ET
Why: Man U and Arsenal come off a tough game in the CL and it doesn’t get much easier on the weekend.

What: Chicago Fire vs. D.C. United
Station: ESPN2
When: 4 p.m. ET
Why: Chicago kicked around D.C. United in their Open Cup semifinal match-up last week, so expect D.C. to want revenge in this regular season meeting.