FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
ARSENAL V. TOTTENHAM IN NORTH LONDON DERBY THIS SATURDAY AT 7:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN & UNIVERSO HIGHLIGHTS WEEKEND PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
First-Place Manchester City visit Leicester City Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Second-Place Manchester United v. Newcastle Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Liverpool v. Southampton and West Brom v. Chelsea Highlight Five Exclusive Matches this Weekend on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass”; More Than 1,000 Hours of Additional Content Featured on “Premier League Pass” Throughout the Season
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, Featuring Comedian Jack Whitehall
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 14, 2017 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend is highlighted by one of the fiercest rivalries in English football, as Arsenal host Tottenham in the 181st North London Derby this Saturday, November 18, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. In their last meeting (4/30/17), Spurs came out on top with a 2-0 win, which confirmed they would finish above their archrivals for the first time since 1994-95. Third-place Tottenham come off a 1-0 win against Crystal Place before the international break, while Arsenal look to bounce back from a 3-1 loss to Manchester City. Live match coverage begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN.
Saturday’s live match coverage continues with first-place Manchester City visiting Leicester City at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Manchester City are the only remaining unbeaten team in the Premier League, and have won their last nine PL matches. Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” presents five matches: Liverpool v. Southampton, West Bromwich Albion v. Chelsea, Bournemouth v. Huddersfield Town, Burnley v. Swansea City, and Crystal Palace v. Everton.
“Premier League Pass” will feature more than 1,000 hours of additional non-match content throughout the season. Fans can purchase by visiting NBCSportsGold.com for the 2017-18 season of “Premier League Pass,” priced at $49.99. Click here for more information.
Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, NBC and Universo host coverage of second-place Manchester United v. Newcastle. The Red Devils look to bounce back from a 1-0 loss against Chelsea, and close the eight-point gap on leaders Manchester City. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Lee Dixon at Old Trafford.
Immediately 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.
Live Premier League coverage on Sunday, November 19, begins at 10 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Watford v. West Ham United at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. This week’s live match coverage wraps up Monday, November 20, with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN followed by Brighton & Hove Albion v. Stoke City at 3 p.m. ET.
Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by popular soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett. Comedian Jack Whitehall will appear as a guest on this week’s episode.
This season, NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – introduced “Premier League Pass,” which features 130 exclusive Premier League matches live and on-demand, an extensive suite of daily and weekly news shows, plus classic archive programming never available before in the U.S.
NBC Sports Gold is available on Apple iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and online at NBCSportsGold.com. NBC Sports Gold is powered by Playmaker Media, NBC Sports Digital’s technology service which provides end-to-end support for companies in need of best-in-class live streaming and VOD solutions.
Premier League games on NBC and NBCSN 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. Coverage will be streamed via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. The NBC Sports app is powered by Playmaker Media and available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.
Following is the match schedule for this week’s Premier League coverage:
|Sat., Nov. 18||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Nov. 18||7:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Southampton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Chelsea||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Huddersfield Town||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||Burnley v. Swansea City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Nov. 18||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Everton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Nov. 18||12:30 p.m.||Manchester United v. Newcastle||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 18||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Nov. 19||6 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 19||8 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 19||10 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 19||11 a.m.||Watford v. West Ham United||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Nov. 19||1 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 19||2 p.m.||Match of the Day II||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 20||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 20||3 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Stoke City||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 20||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 20||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–