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Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
FOURTH-PLACE MANCHESTER CITY VISIT NORWICH CITY THIS SAT., MAR. 12, AT 7:45 AM ET ON NBCSN & NBC UNIVERSO KICKING OFF THIS WEEKEND’S PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
Aston Villa v. Second-Place Tottenham This Sunday at Noon ET on NBCSN & TELEMUNDO
Tim Howard Joins Arlo White to Call First-Place Leicester City v. Newcastle Monday at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday at 11:30 p.m. ET with the Creators of Showtime’s Billions, Brian Koppelman & David Levien
All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 9, 2016 – Fourth-place Manchester City visit Norwich City this Saturday, Mar. 12, at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO, kicking off NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. Manchester City come off a 5-0 win against Aston Villa, featuring two goals from their leading scorer Sergio Aguero (16 goals, fourth-most in the Premier League). Norwich currently sit in 18th place, and look to gain crucial points in the fight to avoid relegation during the final months of the season.
Coverage continues Saturday at 10 a.m. ET with Stoke City v. Southampton on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO, and Bournemouth v. Swansea City on USA Network. This Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, NBC presents an encore of last weekend’s thrilling North London Derby between rivals Arsenal and Tottenham (the previously scheduled Arsenal v. West Bromwich Albion is postponed for FA Cup play).
Coverage on Sunday, Mar. 13, begins at 11 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Aston Villa v. second-place Tottenham at Noon ET on NBCSN and NBC TELEMUNDO.
This week’s live Premier League coverage wraps up this Monday, Mar. 14, with Premier League Live at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by first-place Leicester City v. Newcastle at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. With nine games remaining in the season, Leicester City are five points ahead in first place after a 1-0 win against Watford on Saturday.
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 in the booth to call Leicester City v. Newcastle.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
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.
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Michael Davies and Roger Bennett will air this Monday at 11:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, with the creators of Showtime’s Billions, Brian Koppelman and David Levien, as this week’s guests.
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. 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 (subject to change, all times ET):
|Sat., Mar. 12||6 a.m.||Barclays Premier League Preview||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 12||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 12||7:45 a.m.||Norwich City v. Manchester City||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 12||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 12||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Swansea City||USA|
|Sat., Mar. 12||12:30 p.m.||North London Derby Encore: Tottenham v. Arsenal||NBC|
|Sun., Mar. 13||6:30 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 13||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 13||Noon||Aston Villa v. Tottenham||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 13||2 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 14||1 a.m.||Barclays Premier League Review||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 14||3 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 14||4 p.m.||Leicester City v. Newcastle||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 14||6 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 14||11:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
—NBC SPORTS GROUP–