TWC outage leaves some soccer fans in the dark

06/23/2014 10:30 AM

The USA was on the brink of history Sunday night in the final seconds of its match against Portugal in the World Cup. But a sudden outage about halfway through the match left some subscribers of Time Warner Cable, cn|2’s parent company, seeing black..and red.

Michael Pedelty, TWC Spokesperson, says the company experienced problems with a satellite receiver and the feed from ESPN was out for about 45 minutes. The outage impacted all the customers in Kentucky.

Pedelty said “We apologize for the inconvenience and we are taking steps to improve reliability in the future.”

The outage did not impact the Univision feed of the game.

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