Coordinating Producer, Soccer
Steve Palese is a coordinating producer who oversees all aspects of production for ESPN’s new soccer studio show, ESPN FC on TV, a daily news and highlights program that integrates elements of the network’s soccer digital platform – ESPNFC.com.
He joined ESPN in October 1994 and has since been involved with the production of ESPN’s domestic and international soccer studio shows.
Palese worked on ESPN Press Pass from 2005-2013, first as a producer, then as a Coordinating Producer. The show aired in the United States and on ESPN’s international networks in the UK, Caribbean, Atlantic, African and Middle East regions. He has also produced Spanish Football Extra, Football Weekend, Latin Futbol Weekly, World Football Report and UEFA Champions League studio shows.
A native of Danbury, Conn., Palese graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1994 with a bachelor of arts in Journalism.