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Facebook dips its gigantic toe into the U.S. sports scene

Facebook just scored something big in live.
The social networking giant will livestream regular season matches of American soccer through a partnership with Major League Soccer and Univision Deportes, the companies announced Friday.
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The deal includes at least 22 matches of the 2017 season with the first game on March 18 of Atlanta United hosting the Chicago Fire. They will be broadcasted on Univision networks in Spanish but will be available on Facebook in English via Univision Deportes Facebook page.
It’s not the first time Facebook has scored in live and in live, professional

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