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Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

SUPER SUNDAY IN PREMIER LEAGUE: 3RD-PLACE ARSENAL V. 1ST-PLACE LEICESTER CITY 7 AM ON NBCSN, 4TH-PLACE MAN CITY V. 2ND-PLACE TOTTENHAM 11:15 AM ON NBCSN

NBC Sports Group Presents Coverage of the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship Soccer Tournament: USA vs. Costa Rica Tomorrow, Wed., Feb. 10 at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Live Extra

Tim Howard Joins Arlo White to Call Manchester City v. Tottenham on Sunday

Spanish-Language Coverage of Leicester City v. Arsenal on TELEMUNDO & Manchester City v. Tottenham on NBC UNIVERSO

Chelsea v. Newcastle on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN & NBC UNIVERSO

All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra

STAMFORD, Conn. – February 9, 2016 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend features a Super Sunday of action, highlighted by matches between the league’s top four clubs this Sunday, Feb. 14. Coverage begins with first-place Leicester City visiting third-place Arsenal at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO, with fourth-place Manchester City hosting second-place Tottenham at 11:15 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO.

Also this week, NBC Sports Group kicks off coverage of the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship soccer tournament, featuring the World Cup Champion U.S. Women’s National team facing Costa Rica at 8:30 p.m. ET tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 10 on NBC Sports Live Extra.

Leicester City and league-leading scorer Jamie Vardy (18 goals) come off a 3-1 win at Manchester City, after previously beating Liverpool 2-0 four days earlier. After the consecutive wins, Leicester now sit five points clear at the top of the Premier League table. Arsenal come off a 2-0 win over Bournemouth, featuring goals from Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain within two minutes of match play. The Gunners are now tied on points with Tottenham, who come off a 1-0 win over Watford. Click here for a link to NBC Sports’ Arsenal v. Leicester City promotional preview, and here for a promotional preview of both matches.

U.S. Men’s National Team and Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard joins NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White at the Etihad Stadium to call Manchester City v. Tottenham just one day after Everton’s match against West Bromwich Albion (Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN).

NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET this Saturday, Feb. 13, with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Sunderland v. fifth-place Manchester United on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. The Red Devils come off a 1-1 draw against rivals and last season’s champions Chelsea.

Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN presents coverage of Everton v. West Bromwich Albion, and USA Network presents coverage of Norwich City v. West Ham United. Chelsea host Newcastle Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. White calls Chelsea-Newcastle joined by analyst Lee Dixon.

Matches not featured on NBCSN or USA Network in the Saturday 10 a.m. ET window will be available in their entirety via live stream on NBC Sports Live Extra and on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN.

NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO present coverage of Aston Villa v. Liverpool on Sunday at 9:05 a.m. ET.

Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live joined by former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.

Saturdays throughout the Premier League season, The 2 Robbies “Football” Show, hosted by Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie 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.

THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Michael Davies and Roger Bennett will air this Monday, Feb. 15, at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN with special guest, Son of Saul director Laszlo Nemes.

NBC SPORTS GROUP TO PRESENT CONCACAF WOMEN’S OLYMPIC QUALIFYING CHAMPIONSHIP SOCCER TOURNAMENT

NBC Sports Group presents coverage of the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship soccer tournament coverage this month, with select matches available on NBCSN and all 15 tournament matches available on NBC Sports Live Extra – NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs. The tournament will be held from Feb. 10-21 in Houston and Frisco, Texas.

Coverage begins tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 6 p.m. ET with Puerto Rico vs. Mexico, followed by United States vs. Costa Rica at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Live Extra. NBCSN’s coverage of the tournament begins Saturday, Feb. 13, at 9:30 p.m. ET with Mexico vs. United States, and continues on Monday, Feb. 15 with live coverage of United States vs. Puerto Rico at 8:30 p.m. ET. NBCSN will also present coverage of the tournament’s final match on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 11 p.m. ET.

Match coverage will hosted by a combination of Philadelphia Union’s lead play-by-play announcer JP Dellacamera, CSN Mid Atlantic’s Sebastian Salazar, and analysts and former USWNT members Kate Markgraf and Danielle Slaton.

With a top-two finish in the tournament, the U.S. Women’s National Team would qualify for the Rio Olympics in August. The USWNT has qualified for five consecutive Olympic Games and won each of the past three CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournaments. Brazil, Colombia, France, Germany, South Africa, Zimbabwe and New Zealand have already qualified for the Rio Games.

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NBC Sports Live Extra will stream all matches via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value to for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. The NBC Sports Live Extra app is available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Windows Store, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire. For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra.

Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):

Date Time Match Network
Wed., Feb. 10 6 p.m. CONCACAF – Puerto Rico vs. Mexico NBC Sports Live Extra
Wed., Feb. 10 8:30 p.m. CONCACAF – USA vs. Costa Rica NBC Sports Live Extra
Thurs., Feb. 11 6 p.m. CONCACAF – Guatemala vs. Trinidad NBC Sports Live Extra
Thurs., Feb. 11 8:30 p.m. CONCACAF – Canada vs. Guyana NBC Sports Live Extra
Sat., Feb. 13 6 a.m. Barclays Premier League Preview NBCSN
Sat., Feb. 13 7 a.m. Premier League Live NBCSN
Sat., Feb. 13 7:45 a.m. Sunderland v. Manchester United NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO
Sat., Feb. 13 10 a.m. Everton v. West Bromwich Albion NBCSN
Sat., Feb. 13 10 a.m. Norwich City v. West Ham United USA
Sat., Feb. 13 10 a.m. Crystal Palace v. Watford Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 13 10 a.m. Bournemouth v. Stoke City Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 13 10 a.m. Swansea City v. Southampton Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 13 12:30 p.m. Chelsea v. Newcastle NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO
Sat., Feb. 13 1:30 p.m. CONCACAF: Costa Rica vs. Puerto Rico NBC Sports Live Extra
Sat., Feb. 13 2:30 p.m. Goal Zone NBCSN
Sat., Feb. 13 9:30 p.m. CONCACAF: Mexico vs. USA NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 14 12:30 a.m. Match of the Day NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 14 6 a.m. Premier League Live NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 14 7 a.m. Arsenal v. Leicester City NBCSN, TELEMUNDO
Sun., Feb. 14 9:05 a.m. Aston Villa v. Liverpool NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO
Sun., Feb. 14 11:15 a.m. Manchester City v. Tottenham NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO
Sun., Feb. 14 1:15 p.m. Goal Zone NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 14 1:30 p.m. CONCACAF – Guyana vs. Guatemala NBC Sports Live Extra
Sun., Feb. 14 4 p.m. CONCACAF – Trinidad vs. Canada NBC Sports Live Extra
Mon., Feb. 15 12:30 a.m. Match of the Day II NBCSN
Mon., Feb. 15 1:30 a.m. Match of the Week NBCSN
Mon., Feb. 15 6 p.m. CONCACAF – Mexico vs. Costa Rica NBC Sports Live Extra
Mon., Feb. 15 6:30 p.m. Barclays Premier League Review NBCSN
Mon., Feb. 15 8:30 p.m. CONCACAF – USA vs. Puerto Rico NBCSN
Mon., Feb. 15 10 p.m. THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW NBCSN

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