ABC commits to Reds for 2011/12

For the second successive year, ABC Radio will be the place to hear the action and excitement of Adelaide United's matches.

For the second successive year, ABC Radio will be the place to hear the action and excitement of Adelaide United's matches.

In addition to the ABC-s commitment to cover Adelaide United-s games in season seven, the station will broadcast more of the Reds- matches on its normal 891AM band, making it more accessible for fans to tune in, while the majority of matches will be broadcast on Grandstand Digital.

At this stage, the ABC has confirmed its coverage details for the first 11 weeks of the season, with the remaining games to be confirmed.

So if you can-t get to the games or if you want to take your small portable radio and earphones down to Hindmarsh Stadium, ABC Local Radio and Grandstand Digital is the place to hear all the action, with most home games and a select group of away games broadcast live and commercial free.

The ABC-s coverage kicks off this Sunday as the Reds take on Perth Glory from nib Stadium. Join Corbin Middlemas and former Socceroo Stan Lazaridis as they bring you the game LIVE and uninterrupted through 891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online at abc.net.au/adelaide.

Perth Glory v Adelaide United FC Coverage starts at approximately 6:45pm ACDT Commentary team: Corbin Middlemas & Stan Lazaridis LIVE on 891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online at abc.net.au/adelaide

ABC BROADCAST DETAILS (all times are ACDT) Sunday Oct 9 - Week 1: Perth Glory v Adelaide United from nib Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Oct 14 - Week 2: Adelaide United v Melbourne Victory live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Saturday Oct 22 - Week 3: Adelaide United v Sydney FC live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 5:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Nov 4 - Week 5: Adelaide United v Melbourne Heart live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Nov 11 - Week 6: Adelaide United v Gold Coast live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 Digital and online)

Saturday Nov 19 - Week 7: Wellington Phoenix v Adelaide United live from Eden Park in Auckland at 2:30pm (Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Nov 25 - Week 8: Adelaide United v Newcastle Jets live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Dec 2 - Week 9: Adelaide United v Central Coast Mariners live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Saturday Dec 10 - Week 10: Melbourne Victory v Adelaide United live from Etihad Stadium at 7:00pm ACDT (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Friday Dec 16 - Week 11: Adelaide United v Gold Coast United live from Hindmarsh Stadium at 7:00pm (891 ABC Adelaide, ABC SA, Grandstand Digital and online)

Remaining games TBC