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Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
PREMIER LEAGUE LEADERS MANCHESTER CITY HOST NEWCASTLE THIS SAT., JAN. 20, AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO
Second-Place Manchester United Visit Burnley This Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN & Universo
Four Exclusive Matches on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” this Week – Available Now for Reduced Price of $29.99
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
STAMFORD, Conn. – January 17, 2018 – NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage continues this weekend, highlighted by a match between league-leaders Manchester City and Newcastle this Saturday, January 20, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo. City look to bounce back following a 4-3 loss to Liverpool, which was their first Premier League loss of the season. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Graeme Le Saux at Etihad Stadium.
Live Premier League coverage begins this Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Brighton & Hove Albion v. Chelsea at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Chelsea, fourth in the league, come off a 0-0 draw against Leicester City.
Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN and Universo host coverage of Burnley v. second-place Manchester United, with Arsenal v. Crystal Palace on CNBC. Manchester United most recently defeated Stoke City 3-0. Antonio Valencia, Anthony Martial and Romelu Lukaku scored for United, cutting the gap from league-leaders Manchester City to 12 points.
Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold presents four exclusive matches: Everton v. West Bromwich Albion; Leicester City v. Watford; Stoke City v. Huddersfield Town; and West Ham United v. Bournemouth.
Fans can purchase the remainder of the 2017-18 season of “Premier League Pass” at a reduced price of $29.99 on NBCSportsGold.com. “Premier League Pass” will feature more than 1,000 hours of additional Premier League programs and news shows throughout the season.
NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage on Sunday, January 21, begins at 10 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Southampton v. Tottenham and league-leading scorer Harry Kane (20 goals) at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. Tottenham come off a 4-0 win over Everton, featuring two goals from Kane.
Live Premier League coverage wraps up Monday, January 22, at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Swansea City v. Liverpool at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
NBCSN presents a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by popular soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett Monday at 5:30 p.m. ET.
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 matches 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 (all times ET, schedule subject to change):
|Sat., Jan. 20||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Jan. 20||7:30 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Chelsea||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||Burnley v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||Arsenal v. Crystal Palace||CNBC|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||Everton v. West Bromwich Albion||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Watford||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Huddersfield Town||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Jan. 20||10 a.m.||West Ham United v. Bournemouth||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Jan. 20||12:30 p.m.||Manchester City v. Newcastle||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 20||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Jan. 21||1 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 21||10 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 21||11 a.m.||Southampton v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Jan. 21||1 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 21||2 p.m.||Match of the Day II (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sun., Jan. 21||Midnight||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Mon., Jan. 22||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Jan. 22||3 p.m.||Swansea City v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Universo|
|Mon., Jan. 22||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Jan. 22||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–