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Monday, November 27th, 2017
20 PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHES IN NEXT 6 DAYS FEATURING SPECIAL MID-WEEK ACTION, PLUS ARSENAL V. MAN. UNITED THIS SAT. AT 12:30 PM ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO
Mid-Week Match Action Begins Tomorrow at 2:45 pm ET with Leicester City v. 5th-Place Tottenham on NBCSN & Universo
First-Place Manchester City v. Southampton Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN
12 Exclusive Matches this Week on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” Feature Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal & Liverpool – Fans Can Purchase at Special 20% Holiday Discount Through Wednesday
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. ET Featuring Actor and Comedian Paul Reiser
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 27, 2017 – NBC Sports Group presents 20 Premier League matches in six days, beginning tomorrow with a special mid-week match slate, and highlighted by fourth-place Arsenal hosting second-place Manchester United this Saturday, December 2, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo. Several stars will be in-action at Emirates Stadium, including Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez and Alexandre Lacazette, and Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba.
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 Emirates Stadium.
Premier League coverage begins tomorrow, Tuesday, November 28, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Leicester City v. fifth-place Tottenham at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Tottenham come off a 1-1 draw against West Bromwich Albion. Mid-week match coverage continues Wednesday, November 29, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by first-place Manchester City v. Southampton at 3 p.m. ET. Manchester City continued their dominant run by beating Huddersfield Town 2-1 on Sunday. City are the only remaining unbeaten team in the Premier League, and have won their last 11 PL matches.
Also Tuesday and Wednesday, NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” begins its presentation of 12 Premier League matches this week, including Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool (full schedule below).
“Premier League Pass” will feature more than 1,000 hours of additional Premier League programs and news shows throughout the season. Fans can purchase by visiting NBCSportsGold.com for the 2017-18 season of “Premier League Pass” at a 20% special holiday discount, prices at $39.99, through midnight on Wednesday. Click here for more information.
Wednesday 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. Actor and comedian Paul Reiser will appear as a guest on this week’s episode.
Weekend Premier League coverage begins Saturday, December 2, at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by defending champions Chelsea v. Newcastle at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN.
Saturday’s coverage continues at 10 a.m. ET with Brighton & Hove Albion v. Liverpool on NBCSN, and Watford v. Tottenham on CNBC. NBC Sports Gold presents four exclusive matches Saturday at 10 a.m. ET: Everton v. Huddersfield, Leicester City v. Burnley, Stoke City v. Swansea City, and West Bromwich Albion v. Crystal Palace.
Live match coverage on Sunday, December 3, begins at 7:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Bournemouth v. Southampton at 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN. Match coverage wraps up Sunday at 11 a.m. ET with Manchester City v. West Ham United on NBCSN and Telemundo, followed by a live Goal Zone at 1 p.m. ET. White calls the match, joined by Le Saux. Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live and Goal Zone, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
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:
|Tues., Nov. 28||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Nov. 28||2:45 p.m.||Leicester City v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., Nov. 28||3 p.m.||Watford v. Manchester United||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Nov. 28||2:45 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Crystal Palace||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Nov. 28||3 p.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Newcastle||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Nov. 28||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Nov. 29||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Nov. 29||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Wed., Nov. 29||2:45 p.m.||Chelsea v. Swansea City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Nov. 29||2:45 p.m.||Arsenal v. Huddersfield Town||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Nov. 29||2:45 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Burnley||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Nov. 29||3 p.m.||Everton v. West Ham United||NBC Sports Gold, Universo|
|Wed., Nov. 29||3 p.m.||Stoke City v. Liverpool||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Nov. 29||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Nov. 29||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 2||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 2||7:30 a.m.||Chelsea v. Newcastle||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Liverpool||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||Watford v. Tottenham||CNBC|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||Everton v. Huddersfield Town||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Burnley||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Swansea City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 2||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Crystal Palace||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 2||12:30 p.m.||Arsenal v. Manchester United||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 2||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSports.com|
|Sun., Dec. 3||6:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 3||7:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 3||8:30 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 3||11 a.m.||Manchester City v. West Ham United||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Dec. 3||1 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–