FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
2ND-PLACE ARSENAL HOST TOTTENHAM IN 179TH NORTH LONDON DERBY THIS SUN., NOV. 6, AT 7 AM ET ON NBCSN & NBC UNIVERSO
NBC Sports Group’s Lead Premier League Play-by-Play Announcer Arlo White Calls the Match, Joined by Analysts Lee Dixon & Graeme Le Saux
Chelsea v. Everton This Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBC & NBC UNIVERSO
New Episode of Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Claudio Ranieri This Sun. at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
All Matches Streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 2, 2016 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend is highlighted by one of the most anticipated matches of the season, the North London Derby between storied rivals Arsenal and Tottenham this Sunday, Nov. 6, at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO.
Second-place Arsenal look to widen their three-point lead on fifth-place Tottenham on Sunday after successfully topping Spurs in the race for second place last season. Tottenham are the only remaining unbeaten team in the Premier League, but are coming off three straight draws. Meanwhile, the Gunners most recently defeated Sunderland 4-1, and haven’t lost since the opening weekend of the season.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White calls the match, joined by analysts Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux at Emirates Stadium. Coverage begins Sunday at 6 a.m. ET with Premier League Live. Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage on Saturday begins at 10 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by first-place Manchester City v. Middlesbrough at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. Manchester City are coming off a 4-0 win against West Bromwich Albion, which featured two goals each from Sergio Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan.
Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET, NBC and NBC UNIVERSO present coverage of Chelsea v. Everton. Led by top scorer Diego Costa, Chelsea are on a four-match winning streak, while Everton’s Romelu Lukaku helped the Toffees secure a 2-0 victory over West Ham on Sunday. White calls the match, joined by Le Saux at Stamford Bridge.
Premier League coverage on Sunday continues at 9:15 a.m. ET with third-place Liverpool v. Watford on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. Liverpool are unbeaten in their last eight Premier League matches, and are coming off a 4-2 victory over Crystal Palace.
All matches not on NBCSN in the Saturday 11 a.m. ET and Sunday 9:15 a.m. ET television windows will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN. In addition, Saturday at 10:30 a.m. ET, the Premier League’s Goal Rush product will be featured on Premier League Extra Time as well as via the NBC Sports app and on NBCSports.com.
Sunday at 10 a.m. ET, Swansea City host Manchester United on CNBC and TELEMUNDO, while Leicester City v. West Bromwich Albion will be featured on NBCSN at 11:30 a.m. ET.
Following Sunday’s live match action, NBCSN presents a new Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Claudio Ranieri at 2:30 p.m. ET. Hosted by Robbie Earle, the program features an in-depth interview with Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri, who discusses the improbable story of Leicester’s Premier League title run.
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, and Roku.
NBC Sports Digital presents four Premier League Productions programs each week throughout the season, available on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app, as well as Premier League Shorts, a short-form, digital-exclusive video series. Click here for more information.
Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):
|Sat., Nov. 5||10 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Nov. 5||10:30 a.m.||Goal Rush||Extra Time|
|Sat., Nov. 5||11 a.m.||Manchester City v. Middlesbrough||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Nov. 5||11 a.m.||West Ham v. Stoke City||Extra Time|
|Sat., Nov. 5||11 a.m.||Burnley v. Crystal Palace||Extra Time|
|Sat., Nov. 5||11 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Sunderland||Extra Time|
|Sat., Nov. 5||1:30 p.m.||Chelsea v. Everton||NBC, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sun., Nov. 6||6 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 6||7 a.m.||Arsenal v. Tottenham||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sun., Nov. 6||9:15 a.m.||Liverpool v. Watford||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sun., Nov. 6||9:15 a.m.||Hull City v. Southampton||Extra Time|
|Sun., Nov. 6||10 a.m.||Swansea City v. Manchester United||CNBC, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Nov. 6||11:30 a.m.||Leicester City v. West Bromwich Albion||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 6||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 6||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Claudio Ranieri||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 7||12:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 7||1:30 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–