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Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
NBCUNIVERSAL MATCH SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR PREMIER LEAGUE “CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY,” THIS SUN., MAY 21, AT 10 AM ET
10 Matches Live Across 10 Networks of NBCUniversal
Champions League-Chasing Arsenal & Liverpool Featured on NBC and NBCSN
Eight Match Days in a Nine-Day Span Continues Today – Southampton v. Manchester United at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Leicester City v. Tottenham 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 Noon ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 17, 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. The chase for a top-four Champions League position will come down to the season’s final match, with fifth-place Arsenal v. Everton on NBC and Telemundo and fourth-place Liverpool v. Middlesborough on NBCSN. Manchester City can also clinch a top-four finish with a win or draw at Watford on USA Network. 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.
Chelsea clinched their fifth Premier League title last week, with all five titles won in the past 13 years. The Blues will raise the Premier League trophy this Sunday at Stamford Bridge after their last match of the season against Sunderland.
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):
|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||NBC, Telemundo|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Middlesbrough||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Watford v. Manchester City||USA, Universo|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Crystal Palace||CNBC|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Burnley v. West Ham||Oxygen|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Sunderland||SYFY|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Hull City v. Tottenham||MSNBC|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Bournemouth||Bravo|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Stoke City||E!|
|Sun., May 21||10 a.m.||Swansea City v. West Bromwich Albion||Esquire|
|Sun., May 21||Noon||Goal Zone||NBC & NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||2:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Sun., May 21||3 pm ET||Premier League Download: The Noisy Neighbours||NBCSN|
Coverage of eight match days in a nine-day span continues today, Wednesday, May 17, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN followed by Southampton v. Manchester United at 2:45 p.m. ET.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by joined Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe.
This week, NBCSN presents one final mid-week match prior to “Championship Sunday,” 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.
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.
Sunday at 3 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents an encore of Premier League Download: The Noisy Neighbours. The program focuses on the final day of the 2011-12 season, which saw Manchester City clinch the Premier League title in dramatic fashion.
Lowe was the guest on this week’s “That’s a Dive” podcast hosted by Martino. Click here to listen. In addition, this week ProSoccerTalk writer Joe Prince Wright had an exclusive interview with Southampton’s chairman Ralph Krueger – click here to read the piece.
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 GROUP–