During The Halftime Of Every Live TLN Canadian Broadcast Of SERIE A Italian League Soccer
In this new original soccer show, TLN’s Camila Gonzalez delivers soccer with style! With lively interviews and the latest soccer scoop off the pitch, The Halftime Show with Camila Gonzalez features everyone from TV personality and chef, David Rocco to Toronto FC star, Sebastian Giovinco, as they share their passion for the beautiful game. Catch the halftime show during every live TLN Canadian broadcast of SERIE A Italian League Soccer.
Neapolitan Soccer Culture with David Rocco
Camila chats with TV personality/chef David Rocco to learn about Neapolitan soccer culture and his favourite player of all time.
Sonja Cori Missio – Future FIFA President
Toronto sports journalist Sonja Cori Missio stops by to proclaim her love for Udinese, speculate about Serie A’s next champion and discuss why she wants to be the next FIFA president.
Canadian Soccer Fandom with John Doyle
Camila meets Globe and Mail journalist John Doyle to discuss soccer fandom in Canada and which Serie A team he’s rooting for this year.
Soccer Chants with Sebastian Giovinco
Toronto FC star Sebastian Giovinco talks about soccer in Canada, Ronaldo’s effect on Serie A and tests his singing skills with his favourite soccer chant, “Notte Magiche”.
David Rocco’s Dolce Soccer
Camila sits down with David Rocco to learn a Neapolitan soccer chant and discusses the renaissance of Italian league soccer and what makes this sport “the beautiful game”.
Being a “Soccer Fanatic” with Gina Bucci
Gina Bucci – one of TLN’s original “Soccer Fanatics” – reminisces about her time as a TLN host and her experience being a female soccer fan.
Favourite Soccer Memories with Jonathan Osorio
Camila sits down with TFC midfielder Jonathan Osorio to discuss his favourite Serie A team and his favourite soccer memories.
Keeping up with Pablo
Camila gets to know the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez while he shows off his soccer skills.
Gina Bucci discusses the colourful reasons behind her favourite Serie A team and her enduring love for an underdog.
An interview with an MLS Champion
TFC star Jonathan Osorio discusses his game day rituals and his feelings about last year’s victorious MLS final before showing our host the glorious MLS Cup.
Calcio and Food
David Rocco dishes on all things food, calcio and of course his team – Napoli – in this delicious halftime segment.
Female Soccer Fandom
Camila chats with Sonja Cori Missio about her role as a soccer reporter, her publication Unusual Efforts and what it’s like being a female soccer fan.
Reporting on The Beautiful Game
Globe journalist John Doyle gives his flavourful insight on being an international soccer reporter and his most exciting moments covering the beautiful game.
David Rocco reminisces on growing up with Serie A and regales Camila with his recent travels to Africa where soccer culture and Serie A are very much alive.
The Art of the Dive
Camila sits down with sports journalist Sonja Cori-Missio to discuss the art and strategy of diving on the pitch.
Halftime at the Latin Grammys
In this special edition halftime segment, our host Camila Gonzalez is at the Latin Grammys in fabulous Las Vegas and giving us the inside scoop on all the red carpet happenings…and maybe finding some soccer fans along the way.
Soccer In Vegas
Strolling around the Venetian Las Vegas, Camila takes in the sights and talks all things Ronaldo and Serie A.
Halftime Snacks with Chefs Basile and Bastianich
In this delicious edition, Toronto street-food chef Matt Basile and the legendary Lidia Bastianich sit down to discuss soccer and game day meals.
Inside Fidel Gastros with Matt Basile
Chef Matt Basile – owner of Toronto street-food brand Fidel Gastros – drives into the TLN studio to cook up the hottest halftime snacks and talk about his favourite Serie A team – Roma.
Soccer’s Better Half
Camila delves into the lives of some of the greatest modern soccer stars and the even greater women behind them.
Keep-ups with Mayor of Vaughan Maurizio Bevilacqua
Camila speaks to Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua about soccer culture in Vaughan and its effect on bringing communities together before showing off his calcio skills during a keep-up challenge!
Juventus Night in Brooklyn
Soccer meets basketball as the Brooklyn Nets celebrate #JuventusNight before facing off against Canada’s own Toronto Raptors.
Chef Gallucci of AMA restaurant in Toronto discusses soccer stars in the city and gives Camila a little taste of choripán – a popular Argentine sandwich.
Camila visits AMA restaurant and talks to chef Sebastian Gallucci about his soccer hero, Diego Maradona and his memories of meeting the legendary Argentinian.
Canadian eSPORT champion
Camila brings Phil Balke to TLN's very own game room. Ranked fourth in the world and the very best in Canada for playing the legendary Fifa video game. Camila gets an inside look on the ever growing esport industry and learns how a player can rise through the ranks.
Camila eSPORT derby
Camila challenges Canada's best Fifa player, Phil Balke to a match. During the match she learns all things eSPORTS, including some unique tips on what team to pick.
About Camila González
An up-and-coming media personality, this Colombian-Canadian journalist, model and activist, is ready to add colour to the life of all Canadians as the host of TLN’s SERIE A Italian League Soccer halftime show. First runner up at the 2018 Miss Universe Canada pageant, Camila is the reigning Miss International and will represent Canada on an international stage in Tokyo this November. In her spare time, she is an ambassador for Operation Smile Colombia and works with the foundation to help fund cleft repair surgeries for children.