November 29, 2010
For FIFA WC announcement hosted by Chivas USA
CARSON, Calif. – Chivas USA will be hosting a viewing party for the announcement of the hosts of the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups on Thursday, December 2, at 6:30 a.m. PT at Hennessey’s Tavern in Manhattan Beach.
Complimentary coffee and tea will be served with breakfast specials available for purchase as well. There will be prize giveaways and the ChivaFighter and ChivaGirls will also be present to sign autographs.
ESPN will be airing the announcement live on SportsCenter at 7:00 a.m. PT on Thursday, while Fox Soccer Channel, Univision, and CNN will have coverage of the event throughout the day. U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati, MLS Commissioner Don Garber, Landon Donovan and Former U.S. President Bill Clinton are in Zurich, serving as spokesmen for the U.S. Bid. The U.S. is up against Qatar, South Korea, Japan and Australia for the opportunity to host in 2022.