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Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
LIVE MID-WEEK PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION TOMORROW AS THIRD-PLACE MANCHESTER CITY HOST STOKE CITY AT 3 P.M. ET ON NBCSN
Everton v. West Bromwich Albion This Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN;
Hull City v. Swansea City on CNBC at 10 a.m. ET
Fourth-Place Liverpool v. Burnley This Sunday at Noon ET on NBCSN
NBC Presents a Live Goal Zone Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET
All Matches Live Streamed on NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 7, 2017 – NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage this week kicks off tomorrow, Wednesday, Mar. 8, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live, followed by third-place Manchester City v. Stoke City at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Manchester City have won four consecutive Premier League matches, most recently defeating Sunderland 2-0 on Mar. 5. Meanwhile, Stoke City are coming off a 2-0 victory over Middlesbrough on Mar. 4.
Weekend Premier League coverage begins this Saturday, Mar. 11, at 9 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Everton v. West Bromwich Albion at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Hull City v. Swansea City at 10 a.m. ET on CNBC and UNIVERSO.
All matches not on NBCSN or CNBC 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.
Following the matches, NBC presents a live Goal Zone at 12:30 p.m. ET. Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone and Premier League Live, joined by former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe and former Major League Soccer and U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino.
On Sunday, Mar. 12, coverage begins at 11 a.m. ET with Premier League Live followed by fourth-place Liverpool v. Burnley at Noon ET on NBCSN. Liverpool, fresh off a 3-1 victory against Arsenal on Saturday, look to avenge an early season 2-0 loss to Burnley on Aug. 20.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match joined by analyst Graeme Le Saux at Anfield.
Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN presents the second episode of Behind the Badge: West Bromwich Albion FC. The four-part series presents viewers with a never-before-seen look at the Baggies’ work on and off the pitch. Voiced by BBC presenter and former English footballer Gary Lineker, the series follows an intriguing mix of players, coaches and support staff, recounting their daily lives and routines. This week’s episode features an in-depth look at how West Brom’s match performance analysts prepare for upcoming opponents, includes an interview with John Homer, chairman of the Supporters’ Club, on the history of the club and the surrounding area, and reveals the players’ multifaceted post-match recovery methods. Click here for more information.
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):
|Wed., Mar. 8||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 8||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. Stoke City||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 8||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 11||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 11||10 a.m.||Everton v. West Bromwich Albion||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 11||10 a.m.||Hull City v. Swansea City||CNBC, UNIVERSO|
|Sat., Mar. 11||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. West Ham United||Extra Time|
|Sat., Mar. 11||12:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sat., Mar. 11||11 p.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 12||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 12||Noon||Liverpool v. Burnley||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 12||2 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 12||2:30 p.m.||Behind the Badge: West Bromwich Albion FC||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–