The NCAA college football season begins on Thursday, but a different kind of football fan will be rather busy over the holiday weekend.
Live soccer games air every day between Friday and Sunday, and there are plenty of enticing matches on the schedule. The UEFA Super Cup will take place, as will several mouth-watering European and MLS contests. Don't forget to check the ESPN3/Watch ESPN schedule to see what games will be available via that service.
All times listed below are EST. No Premier League overflow channels are mentioned below, as not all providers carry them.
Live soccer games on US TV for August 30
FOX Sports 2/FOX Deportes: Bayern Munich will take on Chelsea in the UEFA Super Cup at 2:30 pm.
beIN Sport en Español: Rayo Vallecano vs. Levante kicks off at 4:55 pm.
GolTV: Leones Negros vs. Correcaminos is set to begin at 9:30 pm.
ESPN Deportes: Coverage of Monarcas de Morelia vs. Tuzos del Pachuca will start at 8:25 pm.
Univision Deportes: Santos will play against León, and that contest will begin at 10:30 pm.
NBC Sports Network: Real Salt Lake vs. Portland Timbers will start at 10:00 pm.
Live soccer games on US TV for August 31
NBC Sports Network: Hull City are away to Manchester City, and that contest will start at 7:45 am. Cardiff City vs. Everton follows at 10:00 am. One MLS game, New York Red Bulls vs. DC United, kicks off at 8:00 pm.
NBC: Jozy Altidore and Sunderland face Crystal Palace at 12:30 pm.
FOX Sports 2: Western NY Flash will play against Portland Thorns in the NWSL Final. That game begins at 8:00 pm.
FOX Soccer Plus: Dundee United host Celtic, and that game begins at 7:40 am. Motherwell vs. Kilmarnock starts at 12:25 pm.
beIN Sport: PSG vs. EA Guingamp begins at 10:55 am. Univision Deportes will also show this match live. Juventus will play against Lazio at 2:40 pm. That game will also air live on beIN Sport en Español.
beIN Sport en Español: Chievo Verona host Napoli, and that match starts at 11:55 am.
GolTV: A triple-header of live games airs on GolTV on Saturday. Borussia Mönchengladbach host Werder Bremen at 9:30 am. Schalke take on Bayer Leverkusen at 12:30 pm. Penarol vs. Rentistas finishes things up at 2:30 pm.
Univision Deportes: Sochaux host AC Ajaccio at 2:00 pm. Veracruz vs. Tigres begins at 6:00 pm. Monterrey play against Atlas at 8:00 pm. Chiapas FC vs. Tijuana follows at 10:00 pm.
Live soccer games on US TV for September 1
NBC Sports Network: Manchester United vs. Liverpool begins at 8:30 am. Telemundo will also show this match live. The North London Derby, Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur, follows at 11:00 am. That game will also air live on mun2.
beIN Sport: AS Roma take on upset specialists Hellas Verona at 11:55 am. Valencia vs. Barcelona kicks off at 2:55 pm. That second game will also be shown live on beIN Sport en Español.
beIN Sport en Español: Espanyol vs. Real Betis begins the channel's morning at 10:55 am. Real Sociedad play against Atletico Madrid at 12:55 pm.
GolTV: Coverage of Eintracht Frankfurt vs. Borussia Dortmund kicks off at 11:30 am. Corinthians play against Flamengo at 3:00 pm. San Lorenzo vs. River Plate starts at 8:15 pm.
ESPN Deportes: Puebla FC vs. Potros del Atlante gets underway at 12:50 pm.
UniMas: Chicago Fire and Houston Dynamo meet up in a MLS contest at 3:00 pm.
Univision Deportes: UNAM vs. América will begin at 1:00 pm. Marseille host Monaco, and that game starts at 3:00 pm. Guadalajara will play against Toluca at 6:00 pm.
As always, remember to check your local listings for channel availability, to learn about games airing via tape-delay and replay on the networks mentioned in this piece, and also to find out about the location of the Premier League overflow channels if your television provider offers them.
Zac has been covering the USMNT, Holland, Tottenham Hotspur, New York Red Bulls, Major League Soccer and other soccer leagues for Yahoo! Sports since 2010.
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