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Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
TOTTENHAM V. ARSENAL IN NORTH LONDON DERBY THIS SAT., 7:30 AM ET ON CNBC HIGHLIGHTS PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE THIS WEEKEND
First-Place Manchester City v. Leicester City Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Three Exclusive Matches on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” this Week – Available for $29.99
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 7, 2018 – NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend is highlighted by one of the fiercest rivalries in English football, as Tottenham host Arsenal in the 182nd North London Derby this Saturday, February 10, at 7:30 a.m. ET on CNBC and Universo. The Gunners come off a dominant 5-1 win over Everton, featuring a hat trick from Aaron Ramsey, while fifth-place Tottenham come off a 2-2 draw against Liverpool, with the equalizing goal scored by Premier League leading scorer Harry Kane (22 goals) in extra time. Coverage begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on CNBC. Arlo White hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe. Derek Rae calls the North London Derby, joined by Lee Dixon.
Live match coverage of Saturday continues at 10 a.m. ET, Stoke City v. Brighton & Hove Albion. Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold presents three exclusive matches: Everton v. Crystal Palace; Swansea City v. Burnley; and West Ham United v. Watford.
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.
Saturday’s live Premier League coverage shifts to NBC at Noon ET, with Premier League Live, immediately followed by first-place Manchester City v. Leicester City at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo. Manchester City sit 13 points clear at the top of the Premier League table, and come off a 1-1 draw against Burnley. Peter Drury calls the match, joined by Graeme Le Saux.
NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage on Sunday, February 11, begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on CNBC, followed by Huddersfield Town v. Bournemouth at 7 a.m. ET on CNBC.
Sunday’s Premier League coverage continues on NBCSN, with Premier League Live at 9 a.m. ET, followed by Newcastle v. second-place Manchester United at 9:15 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. Alexis Sanchez scored his first goal for Manchester United in their 2-0 victory over Huddersfield Town after being transferred from Arsenal last month.
Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET, NBCSN and Telemundo host coverage of Southampton v. third-place Liverpool. Drury calls the match, joined by Graeme Le Saux.
Live Premier League coverage wraps up Monday, February 12, at 3 p.m. ET with Chelsea v. West Bromwich Albion on NBCSN and Universo.
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., Feb. 10||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sat., Feb. 10||7:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||CNBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 10||10 a.m.||Stoke City v. Brighton & Hove Albion||CNBC|
|Sat., Feb. 10||10 a.m.||Everton v. Crystal Palace||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 10||10 a.m.||Swansea City v. Burnley||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 10||10 a.m.||West Ham v. Watford||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 10||Noon||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., Feb. 10||12:30 p.m.||Manchester City v. Leicester City||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 10||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Feb. 11||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sun., Feb. 11||7 a.m.||Huddersfield v. Bournemouth||CNBC|
|Sun., Feb. 11||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 11||9:15 a.m.||Newcastle v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Feb. 11||11:30 a.m.||Southampton v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Mon., Feb. 12||3 p.m.||Chelsea v. West Bromwich Albion||NBCSN, Universo|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–