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Friday, May 19th, 2017
COMMENTATORS ANNOUNCED FOR PREMIER LEAGUE “CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY” – ALL 10 GAMES LIVE AT 10 AM ET THIS SUNDAY ON NETWORKS OF NBCUNIVERSAL
Arlo White, Lee Dixon & Graeme Le Saux to Call Arsenal v. Everton on NBC
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
All Matches Available on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 19, 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. NBC and Telemundo host coverage of Arsenal v. Everton, with Liverpool v. Middlesbrough on NBCSN. 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.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls fifth-place Arsenal v. Everton on NBC, joined by analysts Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux at Emirates Stadium. The chase for a top-four Champions League position continues, with 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.
Following are the broadcast teams for Premier League “Championship Sunday” matches this Sunday, May 21, at 10 a.m. ET:
|Arsenal v. Everton||NBC||Arlo White, Lee Dixon, Graeme Le Saux|
|Liverpool v. Middlesbrough||NBCSN||Jim Proudfoot, Jim Beglin|
|Watford v. Manchester City||USA||Peter Drury, Phil Neville|
|Manchester United v. Crystal Palace||CNBC||Gary Weaver, Andy Hinchcliffe|
|Burnley v. West Ham United||Oxygen||Gary Taphouse, Iain Dowie|
|Chelsea v. Sunderland||SYFY||Jon Champion, Matt Holland|
|Hull City v. Tottenham||MSNBC||Jonathan Beck, David Prutton|
|Leicester City v. Bournemouth||Bravo||Tony Jones, Tony Gale|
|Southampton v. Stoke City||E!||Jon Driscoll, Danny Higginbotham|
|Swansea City v. West Bromwich Albion||Esquire||Phil Blacker, Keith Andrew|
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.
Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):
|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|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–