FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
TOTTENHAM HOST LIVERPOOL THIS SAT., AUG. 27, AT 7:30 AM ET ON NBCSN, KICKING OFF THIS WEEKEND’S PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
Manchester United visit Hull City on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC
All Matches Streamed Live on NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 23, 2016 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage begins at 6:30 a.m. ET this Saturday, August 27, with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Tottenham v. Liverpool at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. Tottenham are unbeaten in their first two matches of the season, coming off a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend. Liverpool will look to rebound following a 2-0 loss to Burnley, after opening their season with a 4-3 win over Arsenal.
Live match coverage continues Saturday at 10 a.m. ET with Chelsea hosting Burnley on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. The Blues have won both of their opening two matches this season, most recently defeating Watford 2-1. All matches not on NBCSN 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.
Saturday’s live match coverage continues with Manchester United and new manager Jose Mourinho traveling to Hull City at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Both clubs enter the match coming off back-to-back wins to start the season, with NBC Sports Group’s lead play-by-play announcer Arlo White calling the action alongside analyst Lee Dixon at the KCOM Stadium.
On Sunday, August 28, Premier League coverage begins at 7:30 a.m. ET on CNBC with Premier League Live, followed by West Bromwich Albion v. Middlesbrough at 8:30 a.m. ET. This week’s live match coverage concludes with Manchester City and new manager Pep Guardiola hosting West Ham at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO. White calls Manchester City v. West Ham, joined by Dixon at the Etihad Stadium.
All matches will be preceded and followed by Premier League Live pre- and post-match shows from the NBC Sports Group International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Conn. 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.
All Premier League games will be streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs. The NBC Sports app will stream all matches via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value to their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. Powered by Playmaker Media, the NBC Sports app is available on Apple iOS, Android and select Samsung devices, as well as on Amazon Fire, Apple TV, Chromecast, Comcast’s X1, and Roku.
Following is the match schedule for this week’s Premier League coverage:
|Sat., Aug. 27||6 a.m.||Premier League Preview||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 27||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Aug. 27||7:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Liverpool||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Burnley||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Watford v. Arsenal||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Swansea City||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Everton v. Stoke City||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Bournemouth||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Sunderland||Extra Time|
|Sat., Aug. 27||12:30 p.m.||Hull City v. Manchester United||NBC, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Aug. 27||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 28||7:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sun., Aug. 28||8:30 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Middlesbrough||CNBC|
|Sun., Aug. 28||10:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 28||11 a.m.||Manchester City v. West Ham||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Aug. 28||Midnight||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 29||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 29||7:30 p.m.||Premier League Review||NBCSN|
|Mon., Aug. 29||8:30 p.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
—NBC SPORTS GROUP–