The first weekend of April 2013 brings with it a plethora of contests to watch on TV. Four different afternoon games give you reasons to take a "Summer Friday" on April 5, and your standard schedule of league fixtures should keep your entertained on Saturday and Sunday. Games on TV not enough for you? Don't forget that ESPN3/Watch ESPN will also offer matches on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
All times listed below are ET
Live soccer games on US TV for April 5
FOX Soccer Plus: FSP has a SPL match on Friday afternoon. Inverness host St. Johnstone at 2:30 pm.
beIN Sport: Marseille vs. Bordeaux is scheduled to start at 2:25 pm. This match will also air live on Univision Deportes.
beIN Sport en Español: Granada will take on Real Betis at 2:55 pm.
GolTV: The channel's afternoon starts at 2:30 pm when 1899 Hoffenheim take on Fortuna Dusseldorf.
ESPN Deportes: Jaguares de Chiapas vs. Chivas de Guadalajara will begin at 9:25 pm.
Univision Deportes: Murciélagos FC will play against Chivas Rayadas at 10:00 pm.
Live soccer games on US TV for April 6
ESPN2/ESPN Deportes: Both of these channels will have Reading vs. Southampton at 7:30 am.
Univision Deportes: Coverage of Stade Rennais vs. PSG will begin at 11:00 am. Querétaro take on Cruz Azul at 7:00 pm. UNAM Pumas vs. Pachuca follows at 9:00 pm. Atlas vs. Monarcas wraps things up at 11:00 pm.
Galavision: Tijuana vs. Santos will begin at midnight.
Live soccer games on US TV for April 7
FOX Soccer: The A-League Playoffs return to FSC at 3:00 am when Adelaide take on Brisbane Roar. Tottenham Hotspur host Everton at 9:00 am. QPR vs. Wigan follows at 11:00 am. Those two Premier League matches will also air live on FOX Deportes.
FOX Soccer Plus: Liverpool vs. West Ham is scheduled to begin at 8:23 am.
beIN Sport en Español: Catania vs. Cagliari begins at 8:55 am. Osasuna host Espanyol at 10:55 am. Valencia take on Real Valladolid at 2:55 pm.
GolTV: Neza vs. Veracruz begins the station's day of live games at 1:00 pm. Ponte Preta vs. Palmeiras kicks off at 3:00 pm. Boca Juniors will face off against Lanus at 7:00 pm.
Univision Deportes: Toluca will play against Monterrey at 1:00 pm. Atlante vs. San Luis airs at 7:00 pm. Cuba will take on Mexico in a CONCACAF U-17 Championship game at 11:00 pm.
As always, remember to check your local listings for channel availability and for a schedule of games airing via tape-delay and replay on the channels mentioned in this piece.
Zac has been covering New York Red Bulls, Major League Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, the USMNT and other soccer leagues for Yahoo! Sports since 2010.
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