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Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
PREMIER LEAGUE PACKED MONTH KICKS OFF FRIDAY WITH 30 MATCHES IN 11 DAYS, SUNDAY’S “TRIPLE DERBY DAY” & “PREMIER LEAGUE MORNINGS LIVE” FAN FEST DEC. 8
10% Off the “Premier League Pass” From Dec. 2-5; Twelve Exclusive Matches This Week on NBC Sports Gold Starting Saturday at 10 a.m. ET
NBCSN Presents “Triple Derby Day” this Sunday, Dec. 2
NBC Sports & Premier League Take Manhattan with “Premier League Mornings Live” Fan Fest on Sat., Dec. 8
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW featuring Paul Greengrass on NBCSN, Wed., Dec 5 at 5:30 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 28, 2018 – NBC Sports Group presents 30 Premier League matches in 11 days beginning this Friday, highlighted by a “Triple Derby Day” on NBCSN on Sunday, Dec. 2 and the “Premier League Mornings Live” Fan Fest on Saturday, Dec. 8 in downtown Manhattan.
This week’s live Premier League coverage begins Friday at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Cardiff City v. Wolverhampton Wanderers at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Both teams look to bounce back after losses last week.
Saturday’s live coverage begins on NBCSN at 9 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings, followed by a slate of matches at 10 a.m. ET, including first-place Manchester City v. Bournemouth on NBCSN and Universo. NBC Sports Gold also presents four exclusive live matches on Saturday: Crystal Palace v. Burnley, Huddersfield v. Brighton & Hove Albion, Leicester City v. Watford, and Newcastle v. West Ham.
Live coverage on Saturday concludes with Southampton v. Manchester United at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo. Southampton look to rebound after a narrow 3-2 loss to Fulham, while Manchester United aim to collect three points after a draw against Crystal Palace last week. NBC Sports’ lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match on NBC, joined by analyst Lee Dixon.
Live match coverage on Sunday, Dec. 2, begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on NBCSN, followed by three derbies. First, Chelsea host west London rivals Fulham at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. The 4th-place Blues come off their first loss of the season, a 3-1 defeat at 3rd-place Tottenham, while Fulham are looking for back-to-back Premier league wins for the first time this season.
The North London Derby kicks off at 9:05 a.m. ET as 5th-place Arsenal take on 3rd-place Tottenham on NBCSN and Telemundo. Separated by only three points, the rivals will meet with a spot in the top-4 on the line.
Sunday’s derby coverage concludes with Liverpool v. Everton in the Merseyside Derby at 11:15 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. 2nd-place Liverpool aim to keep their unbeaten streak in-tact, while 6th-place Everton look to challenge their rivals at Anfield. White calls the match, joined by analyst Graeme Le Saux. Following the match, NBCSN presents a live Goal Zone at 1:15 p.m. ET.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live, and Goal Zone, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
On Wednesday, Dec. 5 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. Director, producer, and writer Paul Greengrass will appear on the episode.
NBC SPORTS & PREMIER LEAGUE TAKE MANHATTAN WITH “PREMIER LEAGUE MORNINGS LIVE” FAN FEST ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8:
NBC Sports and the Premier League are partnering to present their second “Premier League Mornings Live” supporter event of the season in downtown Manhattan on Saturday, December 8. The fan festival will span four match windows for the first time (from 7:30 a.m. ET to 2:45 p.m. ET) and will feature a turf pitch, the Premier League trophy, club mascots, special guests, and more. NBC Sports’ Premier League Mornings studio team of host Rebecca Lowe and analysts Robbie Earle, Kyle Martino, and Robbie Mustoe will broadcast live from the event at New York City’s South Street Seaport beginning at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN.
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Following is the match schedule for this week’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Fri., Nov. 30||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Fri., Nov. 30||3 p.m.||Cardiff City v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||NBCSN|
|Fri., Nov. 30||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 1||9 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Manchester City v. Bournemouth||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Burnley||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Huddersfield v. Brighton & Hove Albion||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Watford||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat. Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. West Ham||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 1||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Dec. 1||12:30 p.m.||Southampton v. Manchester United||NBC, Universo|
|Sun., Dec. 2||1:30 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 2||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 2||7 a.m.||Chelsea v. Fulham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sun., Dec. 2||9:05 a.m.||Arsenal v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Dec. 2||11:15 a.m.||Liverpool v. Everton||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Mon., Dec. 3||12 a.m.||Match of the Day II||NBCSN|
|Mon., Dec. 3||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 4||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 4||3 p.m.||Watford v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., Dec. 4||2:45 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Huddersfield||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Dec. 4||2:45 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Crystal Palace||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Dec. 4||2:45 p.m.||West Ham v. Cardiff City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Dec. 4||2:45 p.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Dec. 4||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 5||3 p.m.||Manchester United v. Arsenal||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2:45 p.m.||Burnley v. Liverpool||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2:45 p.m.||Everton v. Newcastle||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2:45 p.m.||Fulham v. Leicester City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2:45 p.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Chelsea||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||3 p.m.||Tottenham v. Southampton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||2:45 p.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Dec. 5||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 5||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|