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Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
TOP-5 PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHUP: LIVERPOOL HOST TOTTENHAM THIS SATURDAY, FEB. 11, AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC & NBC UNIVERSO
NBC Sports Group’s Lead Premier League Play-by-Play Commentator Arlo White Calls the Match, Joined by Lee Dixon & Graeme Le Saux
League-Leaders Chelsea Visit Burnley This Sunday at 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN & NBC UNIVERSO
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday, Feb. 13, at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 7, 2017 – Fifth-place Liverpool host second-place Tottenham this Saturday, Feb. 11, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and NBC UNIVERSO, highlighting this week’s Premier League coverage. Liverpool look to bounce back from a 2-0 loss to Hull City on Saturday, which knocked them out of the League’s top four. Tottenham come off a 1-0 win against Middlesbrough, moving them three points clear of North London rivals Arsenal and four ahead of the Reds in the hunt for the Premier League title.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match, joined by analysts Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux.
Live Premier League match coverage begins Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by fourth-place Arsenal v. Hull City at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. Arsenal look to rebound following a 3-1 loss to first-place Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN hosts coverage of Manchester United v. Watford, while CNBC presents Middlesbrough v. Everton. Goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and Juan Mata led Manchester United to a 3-0 victory against last season’s champions Leicester City on Sunday, with two goals scored in less than two minutes at the end of the first half.
All matches not on NBCSN or CNBC 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. 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.
Live Premier League coverage on Sunday, Feb. 12, begins at 7:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by league leaders Chelsea visiting Burnley at 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO The Blues secured their 19th win of the season on Saturday, and are nine points clear at the top of the Premier League table. White calls the match, joined by Le Saux at Turf Moor.
Coverage continues Sunday at 11 a.m. ET with Swansea City v. Leicester City. This week’s live match coverage wraps up Monday, Feb. 13, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Bournemouth v. Manchester City at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents a new live episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies.
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., Feb. 11||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 11||7:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Hull City||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Feb. 11||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Watford||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Feb. 11||10 a.m.||Middlesbrough v. Everton||CNBC|
|Sat., Feb. 11||10 a.m.||Sunderland v. Southampton||Extra Time|
|Sat., Feb. 11||10 a.m.||West Ham United v. West Bromwich Albion||Extra Time|
|Sat., Feb. 11||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Crystal Palace||Extra Time|
|Sat., Feb. 11||12:30 p.m.||Liverpool v. Tottenham||NBC, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Feb. 11||11:30 p.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 12||6:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 12||7:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 12||8:30 a.m.||Burnley v. Chelsea||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sun., Feb. 12||11 a.m.||Swansea City v. Leicester City||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 12||1 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 13||12:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 13||1:30 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 13||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 13||3 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Manchester City||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Mon., Feb. 13||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 13||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–