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Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
NBCUNIVERSAL PRESENTS ALL 10 PREMIER LEAGUE “CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY” MATCHES LIVE ACROSS 10 NETWORKS THIS SUN., MAY 15, AT 10 AM ET
Mid-Week Premier League Action: Sunderland aim for Safety from Relegation Against Everton Today at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Premier League Live Kicks off Sunday at 9 a.m. ET on CNBC
NBC Presents Special Two-Hour Goal Zone Season Wrap-up Show Sunday at 12 Noon ET
Special 1-Hour Season Finale of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday on NBCSN Following NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Coverage
All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 11, 2016 – NBCUniversal presents “Championship Sunday,” with all 10 matches presented live simultaneously on 10 different NBCUniversal television networks this Sunday, May 15, at 10 a.m. ET. In addition, TELEMUNDO and NBC UNIVERSO will each televise one match in Spanish, and all 10 matches will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets.
NBC Sports Group presents mid-week Premier League action today, Wednesday, May 11, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live, followed by Sunderland v. Everton at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN. 17th-place Sunderland come off a 3-2 win against Chelsea, and if they win against Everton this afternoon they will be guaranteed a spot in the Premier League next season, while 18th-place Newcastle and 19th-place Norwich City will be assured of relegation.
All matches not on NBCSN Wednesday will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN.
NBCUniversal’s “Championship Sunday” coverage kicks off at 9 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on CNBC featuring Steve Bower, Robbie Mustoe, Robbie Earle and Kyle Martino.
Premier League “Championship Sunday” matches on May 15 will be televised live on the following networks of NBCUniversal, all at 10 a.m. ET:
|· NBC||· Bravo|
|· NBCSN||· E!|
|· USA||· Esquire|
|· CNBC||· Oxygen|
|· SYFY||· Telemundo*|
|· MSNBC||· NBC UNIVERSO*|
Bower, Mustoe, Earle and Martino will return following the matches for a special two-hour Goal Zone season wrap-up post-game show on NBC at Noon ET, which will include the emotional scenes from around the grounds, key highlights, and interviews from the final day of the season. At 2 p.m. ET, NBCSN wraps up the day’s coverage with a special The Champions: The Leicester City Story hosted by the Men in Blazers’ Roger Bennett, which will take a look at Leicester City’s remarkable path to the Premier League title.
NBCSN presents a special one-hour season finale of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Michael Davies and Bennett, on Monday night, May 16, following NHL Stanley Cup Playoff coverage. Earle, Martino and Mustoe will guest on the show.
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 (all times ET):
|Wed., May 11||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., May 11||2:45 p.m.||Sunderland v. Everton||NBCSN|
|Wed., May 11||2:45 p.m.||Norwich City v. Watford||Extra Time|
|Wed., May 11||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Chelsea||Extra Time|
|Wed., May 11||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 15||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Arsenal v. Aston Villa||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Leicester City||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Everton v. Norwich City||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Bournemouth||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Tottenham||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Crystal Palace||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. West Ham United||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Swansea City v. Manchester City||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||Watford v. Sunderland||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Liverpool||TBD|
|Sun., May 15||Noon||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., May 15||2 p.m.||The Champions: The Leicester City Story||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 15||Midnight||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 16||TBD (p.m.)||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–