Fox Soccer, England FA renew deal through 2018



LOS ANGELES (AP) — England’s Football Association has renewed its contract with Fox Soccer, giving the network U.S. rights to national team home games, the FA Cup and the Community Shield through the 2017-18 season.

The deal includes rights in all languages and also covers the Caribbean. Fox’s agreement had been set to expire after the 2011-12 season.

As part of the agreement announced Tuesday, Fox has rights to England’s Under-21 team games and FA tournament draws.