FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, May 15th, 2017
NBCUNIVERSAL PRESENTS ALL 10 PREMIER LEAGUE “CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY” MATCHES LIVE ACROSS 10 NETWORKS THIS SUN., MAY 21, AT 10 AM ET
Eight Match Days in a Nine-Day Span Continues Today – Chelsea v. Watford at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Arsenal v. Sunderland Tomorrow at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Championship Sunday Kicks off Sunday at 9 a.m. ET on NBCSN
NBC & NBCSN Present Special 2.5 Hour Goal Zone Season Wrap-up Show Sunday at 12 Noon ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 15, 2017 – NBCUniversal presents “Championship Sunday,” with all 10 matches presented live simultaneously on 10 different NBCUniversal television networks this Sunday, May 21, at 10 a.m. ET. In addition, TELEMUNDO and NBC UNIVERSO will each televise one match in Spanish, and all 10 matches will be streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets.
Coverage of eight match days in a nine-day span continues today, Monday, May 15, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Chelsea v. Watford at 3 p.m. ET. Chelsea clinched their fifth Premier League title in history by defeating West Bromwich Albion 1-0 on Friday, with all five titles won in the past 13 years. The Blues will raise the Premier League trophy on “Championship Sunday” at Stamford Bridge after their last match of the season against Sunderland.
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 Stamford Bridge. Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by joined former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino.
Coverage tomorrow, Tuesday, May 16, begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Arsenal v. Sunderland at 2:45 p.m. ET. Fifth-place Arsenal look to keep their Champions League hopes alive amongst two fellow Premier League giants – third-place Liverpool and fourth-place Manchester City. The Gunners earned a third-straight win with a 4-1 victory over Stoke City on Saturday, and look to close the gap to the top-four with another win tomorrow.
This week, NBCSN presents two additional mid-week matches prior to “Championship Sunday,” Southampton v. Manchester United on Wednesday, May 17, at 2:45 p.m. ET, and Leicester City v. Tottenham on Thursday, May 18, at 2:45 p.m. ET. Coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN.
NBCUniversal’s “Championship Sunday” coverage kicks off Sunday at 9 a.m. ET on NBCSN featuring Rebecca Lowe, Robbie Mustoe, Robbie Earle and Kyle Martino.
Premier League “Championship Sunday” matches on May 21 will be televised live on the following networks of NBCUniversal, all at 10 a.m. ET:
|· NBC||· Bravo|
|· NBCSN||· E!|
|· USA||· Esquire|
|· CNBC||· Oxygen|
|· SYFY||· Telemundo*|
|· MSNBC||· Universo*|
Lowe, Mustoe, Earle and Martino will return following the matches for a special 2.5-hour Goal Zone season wrap-up post-game show on NBC and NBCSN at Noon ET, which will include the emotional scenes from around the grounds, key highlights, and interviews from the final day of the season. Following Goal Zone, NBCSN presents a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies at 2:30 p.m. ET.
All matches not on NBCSN 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 for the remainder of the 2016-17 Premier League season (all times ET, matches subject to change):
|Mon., May 15||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., May 15||3 p.m.||Chelsea v. Watford||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., May 16||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., May 16||2:45 p.m.||Arsenal v. Sunderland||NBCSN|
|Tues., May 16||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. West Bromwich Albion||Extra Time|
|Wed., May 17||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., May 17||2:45 p.m.||Southampton v. Manchester United||NBCSN|
|Thurs., May 18||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Thurs., May 18||2:45 p.m.||Leicester City v. Tottenham||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||9 a.m.||Championship Sunday||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Arsenal v. Everton||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Burnley v. West Ham||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Sunderland||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Hull City v. Tottenham||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Bournemouth||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Middlesbrough||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Crystal Palace||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Stoke City||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Swansea City v. West Bromwich Albion||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Watford v. Manchester City||TBD|
|Sun., May 21||Noon||Goal Zone||NBC & NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||2:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–