SOCHI, Russia | Whirlwind World Cup awaits Fox’s lead voices Strong, Holden
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — At this point, it all feels familiar for John Strong and Stuart Holden.
The lead broadcasters for Fox’s English-language coverage of the World Cup in the United States are starting their Russian adventure in Sochi, where they spent time a year ago calling the Confederations Cup. The teams in their opening game — Portugal and Spain — are well known and have obvious story lines.
It’s a gentle entry into the first World Cup for the broadcast team, which faces a daunting itinerary.