FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, March 2nd, 2015
MID-WEEK PREMIER LEAGUE MATCH SLATE HIGHLIGHTED BY FIRST-PLACE CHELSEA VISITING WEST HAM UNITED THIS WED. AT 2:45 PM ET ON NBCSN
Coverage Kicks Off With Premier League Live Tomorrow at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN Followed by Aston Villa v. West Bromwich Albion
Queens Park Rangers v. Tottenham Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Tonight at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN
All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
STAMFORD, Conn. – Mar. 2, 2015 – NBC Sports Group presents 10 mid-week Premier League matches, highlighted by first-place Chelsea visiting West Ham United this Wednesday, Mar. 4, at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. The league-leaders face a top-ten opponent in West Ham (ninth-place), who look to rebound after a 3-1 home loss to Crystal Palace on Saturday. Steve Bower calls the match joined by analyst Lee Dixon at the Boleyn Ground.
Mid-week Premier League coverage kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday, Mar. 3, at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN with Premier League Live, followed by Aston Villa hosting West Bromwich Albion on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. NBC Sports Group’s lead play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match alongside analyst Jim Beglin at Villa Park.
Matches not featured on NBCSN in multiple-match television windows – tomorrow, Tues., Mar. 3 at 2:45 p.m. ET; and Wed., Mar. 4 at 2:45 p.m. ET and 3 p.m. ET – will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN.
Following the matches on Tuesday and Wednesday, NBCSN presents a live Goal Zone hosted by Rebecca Lowe, who will be joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino.
NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO present Queens Park Rangers v. Tottenham this Saturday, Mar. 7, at 10 a.m. ET, wrapping up NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this week. Tottenham’s leading-scorer Harry Kane and Queens Park Rangers’ leading-scorer Charlie Austin are tied for third-most in the Premier League with 14 goals.
All matches will be preceded and followed by Premier League Live pre- and post-match shows from the NBC Sports Group International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Conn. Lowe hosts Premier League Live alongside Earle and Martino.
Saturdays throughout the Premier League season, The 2 Robbies “Football” Show, Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe, airs at 5 p.m. ET on the terrestrial NBC Sports Radio Network as well as on NBCSportsRadio.com and the NBC Sports Radio mobile app. For more information, and to download the app, visit NBCSportsRadio.com.
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by Michael Davies and Bennett will air at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN Mondays throughout the Premier League season.
All Premier League games will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets.
Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):
|Tues., Mar. 3||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Mar. 3||2:45 p.m.||Aston Villa v. West Brom||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Tues., Mar. 3||2:45 p.m.||Southampton v. Crystal Palace||Extra Time|
|Tues., Mar. 3||2:45 p.m.||Hull City v. Sunderland||Extra Time|
|Tues., Mar. 3||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Tues., Mar. 3||11:30 p.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||West Ham v. Chelsea||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||Newcastle v. Man United||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||Manchester City v. Leicester City||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||Queens Park Rangers v. Arsenal||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||Tottenham v. Swansea City||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||2:45 p.m.||Stoke City v. Everton||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Burnley||Extra Time|
|Wed., Mar. 4||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 7||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 7||10 a.m.||Queens Park Rangers v. Tottenham||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Mar. 7||Noon||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
NBC Sports Group will once again make all 380 games from the Premier League available in the United States on the networks of NBCUniversal, on the Premier League Extra Time bonus TV package, and streamed live on NBC Sports Live Extra via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value to 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 Live Extra app is available at the App Store for iPad and iPod touch, and on select tablet devices within Google Play. Every MVPD has the option to carry every Premier League match on live television and via live streaming at no additional cost to consumers.
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–