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Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
2ND-PLACE TOTTENHAM VISIT 5TH-PLACE MANCHESTER CITY THIS SAT., JAN. 21, AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC AND NBC UNIVERSO
Arlo White calls the Match, Joined by Analyst Lee Dixon
Weekend Coverage Begins with Third-Place Liverpool v. Swansea City This Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN & NBC UNIVERSO
All Matches Streamed Live on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – January 18, 2017 – Second-place Tottenham visit fifth-place Manchester City this Saturday, Jan. 21, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and NBC UNIVERSO, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this week. Spurs are on a six-match winning streak in the league, most recently defeating West Bromwich Albion 4-0 with a hat trick from Harry Kane. Manchester City look to rebound following a 4-0 loss to Everton on Sunday, the heaviest league defeat of Pep Guardiola’s managerial career. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Lee Dixon.
Following the match, NBC presents a live Goal Zone at 2:30 p.m. ET. Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone and Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino.
Coverage on Saturday, Jan. 21, begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by third-place Liverpool v. Swansea City Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. The Reds come off a 1-1 draw against Manchester United, and are tied on points with second-place Tottenham.
Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, Stoke City host Manchester United on NBCSN and Crystal Palace host Everton on CNBC. The Premier League’s joint-leading scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic (14 goals) scored the equalizer for the Red Devils in their 1-1 draw against Liverpool, his tenth goal in his last ten league appearances. All matches not on NBCSN or CNBC in multiple-game 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, on Saturday at 9:30 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.
Premier League coverage on Sunday, January 22, begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Southampton v. Leicester City at 7 a.m. ET. Live match coverage continues with fourth-place Arsenal v. Burnley at 9:15 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO and first-place Chelsea v. Hull City at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO. The Gunners come off a 4-0 win over Swansea City on Saturday, and are behind second-place Tottenham and third-place Liverpool by only one point.
Chelsea are seven points clear at the top of the Premier League table, and defeated Leicester City 3-0 on Saturday. Marcos Alonso scored two goals in the Blues’ victory over the defending champions.
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., Jan. 21||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Jan. 21||7:30 a.m.||Liverpool v. Swansea City||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Manchester United||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Everton||CNBC|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Extra Time|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Middlesbrough v. West Ham United||Extra Time|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Sunderland||Extra Time|
|Sat., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Watford||Extra Time|
|Sat., Jan. 21||12:30 p.m.||Manchester City v. Tottenham||NBC, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Jan. 21||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sat., Jan. 21||11 p.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 22||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 22||7 a.m.||Southampton v. Leicester City||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 22||9:15 a.m.||Arsenal v. Burnley||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sun., Jan. 22||11:30 a.m.||Chelsea v. Hull City||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Jan. 22||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 22||Midnight||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., Jan. 23||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–