FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 25th, 2015
TOTTENHAM V. EVERTON & TIM HOWARD THIS SAT. AT 12:30 PM ET ON NBC; SWANSEA CITY V. MANCHESTER UNITED & WAYNE ROONEY THIS SUN. AT 11 AM ET ON NBCSN
Arlo White Calls Both Matches Joined by Graeme Le Saux at White Hart Lane & Lee Dixon at the Liberty Stadium
Yesterday’s Arsenal-Liverpool Match Ranks as NBC Sports Live Extra’s Most-Streamed Premier League Match Ever
This Sat. at 10 a.m. ET: Manchester City & Sergio Aguero v. Watford on NBCSN; Chelsea & Eden Hazard v. Crystal Palace on USA Network
New Episode of Premier League Download, Inside the Mind of Jose Mourinho This Sun. at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW at 9 p.m. ET on This Mon.
All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 25, 2015 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this week is highlighted by Tottenham v. Everton this Saturday, August 29, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and TELEMUNDO, and Swansea City v. Manchester United this Sunday, August 30, at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO.
Everton and U.S. Men’s National Team goalkeeper Tim Howard look to rebound following a 2-0 loss against Manchester City on Sunday, while Tottenham come off a 1-1 draw against Leicester City on Saturday. Both Swansea City and Manchester United remain unbeaten in their three Premier League matches.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls both matches, alongside Graeme Le Saux at White Hart Lane for Tottenham v. Everton and Lee Dixon at Liberty Stadium for Swansea City v. Manchester United.
Yesterday’s Arsenal-Liverpool match, an exciting draw, ranks as NBC Sports Live Extra’s most-streamed Premier League match ever with 119,000 unique users and 6 million live minutes, surpassing Manchester City-Chelsea on Sunday, August 16 (96,000 unique users).
NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage begins Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Newcastle v. Arsenal at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. At 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN presents coverage of Manchester City and last season’s leading scorer Sergio Aguero, who leads the league’s best attack (eight goals) through three matches, hosting Watford. USA Network hosts coverage of reigning champions Chelsea v. Crystal Palace at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday. Matches not featured on NBCSN or USA Network in the Saturday, 10 a.m. ET television window will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN.
Match coverage on Sunday begins at 7:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live followed by Southampton v. Norwich City at 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaican National Team Player Robbie Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
Sunday at 2 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents a new episode of Premier League Download, Inside the Mind of Jose Mourinho. The Men in Blazers’ Roger Bennett sits down with Jose Mourinho for an exclusive hour-long, one-on-one interview with the three-time Premier League title-winning manager. This wide-ranging interview provides viewers with unique insights into Mourinho’s footballing philosophies and offers a rare chance for Premier League fans to hear the league’s biggest personality speak freely about the sport he dominates.
Saturdays throughout the Premier League season, The 2 Robbies “Football” Show, hosted by Earle and Mustoe, airs at 5 p.m. ET on the terrestrial NBC Sports Radio Network as well as on NBCSportsRadio.com and the NBC Sports Radio mobile app. For more information, and to download the app, visit NBCSportsRadio.com.
This Monday, August 31, THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Michael Davies and Roger Bennett will air at 9 p.m. ET. The program will return to its regularly scheduled time of Mondays at 11 p.m. ET throughout the Premier League season the following week.
All Premier League games will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs.
Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):
|Sat., Aug. 29||6 a.m.||Barclays Premier League Preview||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 29||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 29||7:45 a.m.||Newcastle v. Arsenal||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Manchester City v. Watford||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Crystal Palace||USA|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. West Ham||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Sunderland||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Leicester City||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 29||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. West Bromwich Albion||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 29||12:30 p.m.||Tottenham v. Everton||NBC, TELEMUNDO|
|Sat., Aug. 29||9 p.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 29||11 p.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||6 a.m.||Barclays Premier League World||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||6:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||7:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||8:30 a.m.||Southampton v. Norwich City||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||11 a.m.||Swansea City v. Manchester United||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Aug. 30||1 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||2 p.m.||Premier League Download: Mourinho||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 30||Midnight||Match of the Day II||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 31||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 31||9 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 31||9:30 p.m.||Barclays Premier League Review||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 31||11 p.m.||Premier League Encore||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–