FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
MANCHESTER UNITED V. CHELSEA THIS SUNDAY AT 9:05 A.M. ET ON NBCSN, TELEMUNDO HIGHLIGHTS NBC SPORTS GROUP’S PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE THIS WEEKEND
Third-Place Liverpool v. West Ham Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on CNBC, Universo
Watford v. Everton at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC
Four Exclusive Matches on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” this Week – Available for $29.99
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 22, 2018 – Second-place Manchester United host fourth-place Chelsea this Sunday, February 25, at 9:05 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend. Manchester United sit just three points above Chelsea in the Premier League table, and come off a goalless draw against Sevilla in the Champions League. Meanwhile, Chelsea have won two of their last three matches in all competitions.
Peter Drury calls the match, joined by Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux at Old Trafford.The match will be followed by a live Goal Zone Sunday at 11 a.m. ET. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White hosts Premier League Live and Goal Zone, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage begins this Saturday, February 24, at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on CNBC, followed by Leicester City v. Stoke City.
Live match coverage on Saturday continues at 10 a.m. ET, with third-place Liverpool v. West Ham United on NBCSN and Universo. The Reds are fresh off a 5-0 victory over Porto in the Champions League, featuring a hat trick from Sadio Mane.
Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold presents four exclusive matches: Bournemouth v. Newcastle United; Brighton & Hove Albion v. Swansea City; Burnley v. Southampton; and West Bromwich Albion v. Huddersfield Town.
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 Watford v. Everton at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo. Everton come off a 3-1 victory over Crystal Palace, as Oumar Niasse scored his seventh Premier League goal of the season. Drury calls the match, joined by Le Saux.
NBCSN’s live Premier League coverage on Sunday, February 25, begins at 7 a.m. ET with Crystal Palace v. Tottenham.
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. 24||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||CNBC|
|Sat., Feb. 24||7:30 a.m.||Leicester City v. Stoke City||CNBC|
|Sat., Feb. 24||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. West Ham||CNBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 24||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Newcastle||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 24||10 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Swansea City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 24||10 a.m.||Burnley v. Southampton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 24||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Huddersfield Town||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 24||Noon||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., Feb. 24||12:30 p.m.||Watford v. Everton||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 24||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Feb. 25||7 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Tottenham||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 25||9:05 a.m.||Manchester United v. Chelsea||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Feb. 25||11 a.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–