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Thursday, April 27th, 2017
SECOND-PLACE TOTTENHAM HOST ARSENAL IN NORTH LONDON DERBY THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 30, AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN AS TITLE RACE INTENSIFIES
League-Leaders Chelsea visit Everton Sunday at 9:05 a.m. ET on CNBC
Crystal Palace v. Burnley Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Sunderland Look to Avoid Relegation v. Burnley Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on CNBC
New Live Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET Featuring Filmmaker Guy Ritchie as Guest
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 27, 2016 – Second-place Tottenham host Arsenal in the North London Derby on Premier League Sunday this Sunday, April 30, at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. With a win, Spurs can clinch a higher finish than Arsenal for the first time since 1994-95. Tottenham come off a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace, reducing first-place Chelsea’s lead to four points. Spurs have won their last eight Premier League matches. The Gunners come off a 1-0 win over Leicester City yesterday, and are in jeopardy of missing out on a top-4 spot for the first time under manager Arsene Wenger.
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 at White Hart Lane.
Weekend Premier League coverage begins this Saturday, April 29, at 9 a.m. ET with Premier League Live, followed by Southampton v. Hull City at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Sunderland v. Bournemouth at 10 a.m. ET on CNBC. After a 1-0 loss to Middlesbrough yesterday, Sunderland will be relegated from the Premier League on Saturday if Hull City better their result.
Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET Crystal Palace host Burnley on NBC. Palace look to rebound following their 1-0 loss to Tottenham, while Burnley come off a 2-0 loss to Manchester United. White calls the match, joined by Dixon at Selhurst Park.
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 Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
Premier League Sunday begins at 6:30 a.m. ET on Sunday with Premier League Live on CNBC, followed by Manchester United v. Swansea City at 7 a.m. ET on CNBC and Universo. The Red Devils currently sit in fifth place, coming off a 0-0 draw against Manchester City in this afternoon’s Manchester Derby.
League leaders Chelsea visit Everton this Sunday at 9:05 a.m. ET on CNBC and Universo. With five matches remaining in the season, Chelsea can guarantee the Premier League title by winning 4 of their final 5 matches. Steve Bower calls the match, joined by analyst Phil Neville.
This week’s Premier League coverage wraps up Monday, May 1, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Watford v. Liverpool at 3 p.m. ET.
Following the match on Monday, NBCSN presents a new live episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies at 5:30 p.m. ET. Filmmaker Guy Ritchie will guest on this week’s episode.
All matches not on NBCSN or CNBC in multiple 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.
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., April 29||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., April 29||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Hull City||NBCSN|
|Sat., April 29||10 a.m.||Sunderland v. Bournemouth||CNBC|
|Sat., April 29||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Leicester City||Extra Time|
|Sat., April 29||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Extra Time|
|Sat., April 29||10 a.m.||Sunderland v. Bournemouth||Extra Time|
|Sat., April 29||12:30 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Burnley||NBC|
|Sat., April 29||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., April 30||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sun., April 30||7 a.m.||Manchester United v. Swansea City||CNBC, Universo|
|Sun., April 30||9:05 a.m.||Everton v. Chelsea||CNBC, Universo|
|Sun., April 30||9:05 a.m.||Middlesbrough v. Manchester City||Extra Time|
|Sun., April 30||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., April 30||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||NBCSN|
|Sun., April 30||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., April 30||11 p.m.||Match of the Day II||NBCSN|
|Sun., April 30||12 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 1||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 1||3 p.m.||Watford v. Liverpool||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 1||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 1||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–