FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
BATTLE OF PREMIER LEAGUE’S TOP TWO TEAMS THIS WEEKEND: TOTTENHAM HOST MANCHESTER CITY THIS SUN., OCT. 2, AT 9:15 AM ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO
NBC Sports Group’s Lead Play-by-Play Announcer Arlo White Calls the Match Joined by Analyst Graeme Le Saux
Everton v. Crystal Palace Kicks Off Week This Friday at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network
Swansea City v. Liverpool on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN
New Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Arsene Wenger Debuts This Saturday at 12:30 PM ET on NBCSN
All Matches Streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – September 27, 2016 – Tottenham host Manchester City in a match between the Premier League’s only two unbeaten clubs this Sunday, October 2, at 9:15 a.m. ET on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO.
Under new manager Pep Guardiola, first-place Manchester City have won all six of their league matches this season. Last week, Sergio Aguero scored twice in Manchester City’s 3-1 victory over Swansea City, with the forward now tied for the Premier League lead with five goals.
Second-place Tottenham remained unbeaten with a 2-1 win at Middlesbrough last weekend, with both goals coming from forward Heung-Min Son. Tottenham have four wins and two draws through six matches this season.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Graeme Le Saux at White Hart Lane.
This weekend’s live Premier League match coverage begins Friday, September 30, at 2:30 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on USA Network, followed by Everton v. Crystal Palace at 3:00 p.m. ET. Following the match, NBCSN presents a live Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live and Goal Zone, joined by former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino and former Jamaican National Team Player Robbie Earle.
Match coverage this Saturday, October 1, begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Swansea City v. Liverpool at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. Saturday’s coverage continues at 10 a.m. ET with Hull City v. Chelsea on NBCSN.
All matches not on NBCSN in the Saturday 10 a.m. ET television window will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN. In addition, Saturday at 9:30 a.m. ET, the Premier League’s new Goal Rush product will be featured on Premier League Extra Time as well as via the NBC Sports app and on NBCSports.com. Hull City v. Chelsea will be this week’s featured match on Goal Rush.
Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents a new Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Arsene Wenger, hosted by The Men in Blazers’ Roger Bennett. With Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger celebrating his 20th anniversary at the club, Bennett traveled to London to interview Wenger on his legacy, philosophy as a manager, and more.
On Sunday, CNBC presents coverage of Leicester City v. Southampton at 9:15 a.m. ET, with live match coverage wrapping up at 11:30 a.m. ET with Burnley v. Arsenal on NBCSN and TELEMUNDO.
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.
NBC Sports Digital presents four Premier League Productions programs each week throughout the season, available on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app, as well as Premier League Shorts, a short-form, digital-exclusive video series. Click here for more information.
Below is the schedule for NBCUniversal’s soccer coverage this week (all times ET):
|Fri., Sept. 30||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA|
|Fri., Sept. 30||3 p.m.||Everton v. Crystal Palace||USA|
|Fri., Sept. 30||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 1||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 1||7:30 a.m.||Swansea City v. Liverpool||NBCSN, NBC UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 a.m.||Hull City v. Chelsea||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 a.m.||West Ham v. Middlesbrough||Extra Time|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 a.m.||Sunderland v. West Bromwich Albion||Extra Time|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 a.m.||Watford v. Bournemouth||Extra Time|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Extra Time|
|Sat., Oct. 1||Noon||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 1||12:30 p.m.||Premier League Download: Inside the Mind of Arsene Wenger||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 1||10 p.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Oct. 2||6 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Oct. 2||7 a.m.||Manchester United v. Stoke City||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Oct. 2||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sun., Oct. 2||9:15 a.m.||Tottenham v. Manchester City||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Oct. 2||9:15 a.m.||Leicester City v. Southampton||CNBC|
|Sun., Oct. 2||11:30 a.m.||Burnley v. Arsenal||NBCSN, TELEMUNDO|
|Sun., Oct. 2||Midnight||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Mon., Oct. 3||1 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–